Tracee Ellis Ross is an actress, comedian, model as well as a television host from America. She is better known for her role in the ‘Girlfriends’ comedy series, where she played the role of Joan Clayton between 2000-2008. She currently stars in another comedy series entitled ‘Black-ish’ since 2014. Let’s find out how much is the net worth of Tracee Ellis Ross in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Tracee Joy Silberstein is the daughter of Diana Ross who is a recording artist as well as an actress and Robert Ellis Silberstein. She was born in Los Angeles, California on October 29, 1972. She is a half-brother to Evan Ross who is an actor as well as a musician.
Tracee got her education from The Dalton School based in Manhattan, then later went to Bronx’s Riverdale Country Day School, and Institut Le Rosey which is in Switzerland. She holds a theatre degree from Brown University. She started to model in her teen years and also appeared in several plays while at the university.
The 46 years old actress is not married. She also does not have any children. She once stated that she chose that kind of life and that she is very comfortable with it. There were some rumors sometimes back about her sexuality with some people saying she is a lesbian, but the rumors were never confirmed.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Tracey began acting at an early age when still in school. She made her debut in the film industry in 1996, in an independent movie by the name of ‘Far Harbor.’ In 1997, she joined Lifetime TV as a host of a magazine series known as ‘The Dish.’
Her career was quickly picking up, and some of her other appearances are in films like ‘Hanging Up’ in 2000, ‘Race Against Fear’ in 1998 and ‘Sue.’ She got into comedy in 2000, with a debut in an MTV series by the name of ‘The Lyricist Lounge Show.’
The greatest achievement in the career of Ross came after she got a lead role in the series ‘Girlfriends.’ It marked a significant time for her, and she won several awards and nominations for it. Her other films were ‘Life Support,’ ‘Labor Pains,’ ‘Reed Between The Lines,’ and ‘Daddy’s Little Girls’ among many others. Her other big success was in the comedy series ‘Black-ish,’ which was released in 2014.
Following the success of her career, Ross has received several accolades over the years. She has been nominated for 32 times for different awards I various categories. Some of the awards she won are BET Comedy Award in 2005, NAACP Image Award in 2008, Golden Globe Award among many others.
Net Worth & Earnings
The total net worth that Ross has managed to accumulate to date is $17 million. She made all this money from her diverse career, with acting being her major source of income. She seems to be unstoppable, and she has many upcoming projects. We can’t wait to see what she has in store for us in the future.
Tracee Ross made a career for herself in the entertainment, and her mother was her biggest inspiration. For a while, she took into modeling like her mother but later decided to go into acting. Tracee made it big time, and now enjoys the fruits of her efforts. Her fans have never been disappointed, and she usually meets their expectations.