Tracee Ellis Ross Paid Significantly Less Than Anthony Anderson On Black-Ish: Actress May Appear Less On Show

Tracee Ellis Ross Paid Significantly Less Than Anthony Anderson On Black-Ish

Tracee Ellis Ross, Anthony Anderson

Tracee Ellis Ross Paid Significantly Less Than Anthony Anderson

We may be seeing less of Tracee Ellis Ross on Black-Ish. According to reports, she is making significantly less than the star of the show, Anthony Anderson. Anderson helped create the series and is also an executive producer.

Black-ish stars Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross (circa 2016)

Reportedly, the 45-year-old actress may appear on less episodes if she feels that her upcoming contract for the fifth season isn’t what she considers fair. Sources say Ross may also guest appear on another show.

So why does Ross make less? Sources note that Anderson’s role is much different than Ross’, which reflects in the pay difference. Anderson has also been attached to Black-ish from the start.

This news comes amidst the new conversation surrounding women who are fighting for equal pay and work in Hollywood and other industries.

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Authored by: Kellie Williams