Anthony Anderson (born 15 August 1970) is an American actor, comedian, and game show host that has appeared in numerous films and television shows. He has been an executive producer and actor of the ABC comedy Black-ish as Andre Johnson since September 2014.
Anthony Anderson Facts
- Full Name: Anthony Anderson
- Age: 50 years (2020)
- Date of Birth: August 15th, 1970
- Place of Birth: Compton, California, United States.
- Spouse: Alvina Anderson
- Net Worth: $25 million
- Nationality: American
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Anthony Anderson
1. He was born on the 15th of August 1970 in Compton, California, United States. Anthony Anderson is 50 years old as of 2020. He celebrates his birthday on August 15th every year.
2. Doris (née Hancox), his mother, was a telephone operator and actress, and Sterling Bowman, his stepfather, was an Arkansas native who relocated to Los Angeles to work in the steel mill industry before opening a chain of three clothing stores.
3. Anderson, Laurence Fishburne, and Tracee Ellis Ross star in and executive produce the hit ABC comedy Black-ish.
4. Anderson has been acting for several years, mostly in comedy roles, since his film debut in Liberty Heights.
5. He is married to Alvina and the couple has two children, Kyra and Nathan; Nathan starred as Tahj in the Netflix sitcom Richie Rich.
6. In September 2004, Anderson was sued for sexual harassment by a woman, who alleged that Anderson made sexually provocative comments and then attacked her in his dressing room on the set of All About the Andersons.
7. According to DNA research, Anderson is descended from the Bubi people of Bioko Island (Equatorial Guinea) and the Tikar, Hausa, and Fulani people of Cameroon.
8. He was the main character in the short-lived series All About the Andersons, which lasted for one season on The WB.
9. He has Type 2 Diabetes and has been active in diabetes awareness.
10. He has an estimated net worth of $25 million which he has earned as an actor.