US actor Dyllón Burnside (Pose, American Horror Story, Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story), stars in Black Superhero at the Royal Court Theatre.
Dyllón Burnside is an Emmy award-winning filmmaker, actor, singer, and writer best known for his starring role as “Ricky” on Ryan Murphy’s Emmy nominated FX series, Pose.
In 2021, he also joined the cast of the FX anthology series American Horror Stories produced by Ryan Murphy; and also starred in the break-out 2022 hit Netflix Ryan Murphy series Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story.
He made his Broadway debut, starring as “Anthony” in Holler if Ya Hear Me, and returned to the Broadway stage in Thoughts of a Colored Man.
Other credits include NBC’s “Peter Pan Live!”, the HBO series High Maintenance, and new movie Wild Goat Surf.
As a singer and songwriter, Burnside has released two chart-topping solo singles, “Silence” and “Heaven” for his debut EP.
He has been honoured by GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign, and received a Daytime Emmy for Prideland, a one-hour digital series he produced for PBS.