The Category Is LOVE: Billy Porter Makes Emmy History

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Congrats are in order for Billy Porter!

The actor made history by becoming the first openly gay man of color to win the category of Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for Pose.

Billy Porter

Serving Cowboy Couture, Billy shared his excitement on stage.

He yelled out to the audience, “The category is love, y’all! I am so overwhelmed and I am so overjoyed to have lived long enough to see this day!”