Billy Porter Slays The Oscars With Velvet Tuxedo Dress
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The Pose actor, who tops the Academy Awards best-dressed list without a doubt ― showed up in a velvet tuxedo dress by Christian Siriano.
The stage performer, singer and Oscars red carpet commentator paired his fierce look with a velvet bow tie, ruffled white sleeves and a massive rock on his right hand.
Porter prepared fans for his over-the-top look, posting on his Instagram account, “The Category Is: OSCARS RUNWAY COUTURE,” and “Just wait until you see what I’m wearing! See you at the Oscars, Children!”
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Rick Rowell via Getty Images Billy Porter stunned in Christian Siriano. We certainly hope this look catches on. Iconic.
Frazer Harrison via Getty Images Billy Porter and his husband, Adam Smith. Getty Editorial POSE. Associated Press Billy Porter at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday night. Read More: 8 Big Firsts From This Year’s Oscars Suggest a correction Carly Ledbetter Lifestyle Reporter, HuffPost