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Billy Porter to emcee New Year's Rockin' Eve live from New Orleans

Billy Porter to emcee New Year's Rockin' Eve live from New Orleans.
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Pose - FX

Emmy winner Billy Porter is going to help ring in 2020 live from New Orleans as he helps host Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest 2020.

This will be the first time the Pose star has been a part of the show now in its 48th year.

Porter will be handed the reigns by actress Lucy Hale who is usually the correspondent for the show in New Orleans. Hale will now join Seacrest in New York. 

“As we ring in a new decade and my 15th year hosting the show, I’m so excited to welcome the talented Lucy Hale to the stage with me,” said Seacrest. “It’s going to be a powerhouse year with Billy and Ciara, and we can’t wait to celebrate with everyone!”

Dick Clark served as host and later co-host for New Year’s Rockin’ Eve until his passing in 2012