Tracee Ellis Ross Directs “Black-Ish” Episode, After Reports of Being Paid Significantly Less Than Anthony Anderson

Tracee Ellis Ross Directs "Black-Ish" Episode, After Reports of Being Paid Significantly Less Than Anthony Anderson

Tracee Ellis Ross

Tracee Ellis Ross Directs “Black-Ish” Episode

Tracee Ellis Ross is adding director to her resume. Today, she revealed that she’s directing an upcoming episode of Black-Ish.

The news comes weeks after it was reported that she demanded a higher salary to continue co-starring on the hit series. It was reported that Ross was being paid significantly less than her costar Anthony Anderson. It was also reported that if she wasn’t properly compensated, she was going to appear less on the show.

It was speculated that Anderson made significantly more than Ross as he stars in the series, is an executive producer and is said to have helped create the series.

Tracee responded to the controversy, releasing the following statement:

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Authored by: Kellie Williams