Best known as the game show host of ‘To Tell the Truth’, Anthony Anderson has also appeared in many hit films. He is an award winning actor and has also been a judge of ‘Iron Chef America’ on the Food Network. He has appeared in many TV shows and has been in the lead role of many sitcoms. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Anthony Anderson in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
The versatile actor is the son of Doris Hancox. His mother later got married to Sterling Bowman. He was in the year 1970 in California. He has got a very loud laugh and has been performing since 1995. He is known to be a descendant of the Bubi People and Fulani People. His first attempt as a stand-up comedian was a failure and later got convinced by Guy Torry.
He graduated in 1988 from the Hollywood High School Performing Arts Magnet. He has also been to the Howard University to receive his college education. Anthony Anderson has taken training from professional actors like Ossie Davis, Avery Brooks, and Ruby Dee.
Anthony Anderson is not the kind of person who is after changing relationships. He married his sweetheart, Alvina Stewart in 1995 and they have been going together for over 22 years. This lovely couple has got two children, whom they have named Nathan and Kyra. His relationship with his family is very strong and they currently reside in Los Angeles, California.
Career, Award & Nominations
Anderson first appeared in the TV series ‘Hang Time’ from 1996 to 1998. The actor has appeared in ‘All About the Andersons’ in 2003 and 2004. As Antwn Mitchell, he successfully appeared in 15 episodes of ‘The Shield’. He has also become a detective in ‘Law & Order’ from 2008 to 2010. He has been successfully appearing in ‘Black-ish’ since 2014. The role earned him two nominations from the Golden Globe Awards and three Primetime Emmy nominations. He won the Image Award twice for the very role.
In 2015, Anthony Anderson became the host of ‘Carnival Cravings with Anthony Anderson’. He is also the host of ‘To Tell the Truth’ since 2016. When Jimmy Kimmel was on paternity leave in 2017, Anderson filled in as the guest host of ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’. His other TV credits are ‘Guys with Kids’, ‘Treme’, and ‘Golf in America’.
In movies, Anderson was first seen in the movie ‘Liberty Heights’ in 1999. In 2000, he acted alongside DMX, Jet Li, Andrzej Bartkowiak, and Isaiah Washington in ‘Romeo Must Die’. He then acted in ‘Cradle 2 the Grave’. After appearing in many movies, Anderson then acted in ‘The Departed’. His other film roles include ‘Small Town Crime’, ‘The Town that Dreaded Sundown’, ‘The Power of Few’, ‘Scream 4’, ‘Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle’, and ‘Hustle & Flow’.
Net Worth & Earnings
What would be the net worth of a person who has acted in many commercially successful films? He has acted in many television shows too which has earned him many awards and nominations. He has been able to make a net worth of $22 million. That’s not it, he is also a producer and has been the executive producer of many TV shows. He has voiced in shows like ‘Arthur & the Invisibles’, ‘A Turtle’s Tale: Sammy’s Adventures’, ‘The Star’, and ‘Ferdinand’. He has also voiced for the videogames ‘Diablo III’ and ‘Def Jam: Icon’.
He is hugely successful in all of his endeavors. Anthony Anderson is very good friends with actor Kevin Hart. He is a very popular name in the entertainment industry and we wish to see him many other films in this year.