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Billy Porter wins best actor in a musical Tony

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NEW YORK (AP) — Billy Porter, who plays a fierce drag queen in "Kinky Boots," has strutted off with the Tony Award for best actor in a musical. Porter, the 1992 winner of "Star Search," has amassed several Broadway credits, including "Miss Saigon," ''Grease" and "Smokey Joe's Cafe." This was his first nomination. "Kinky Boots" is based on a real-life shoe factory that struggles until it finds...

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