Tracee Ellis Ross

Tracee Ellis Ross


10/29/1972, Los Angeles, California, USA

Birth Name

Tracee Joy Silberstein



Also Known As

Tracee Ellie Ross
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Tracee Ellis Ross is the daughter of singer Diana Ross and her Ross' first husband, Robert Ellis Silberstein. She is a graduate of both Brown University and the highly esteemed William Esper Acting Studio. Before becoming an actress, Tracee had a successful career as a fashion model and,…more


Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • She is a graduate of Brown University and the esteemed William Esper Acting Studio.

    • She hosted the "Patti Labelle 45th Anniversary Special" and the "3rd Annual VIBE Awards".

    • She appeared with her mother on the cover of Essence magazine's "Mothers & Daughters" 10th Anniversary issue.

    • She appears in HBO's original movie "Life Support" alongside Queen Latifah and her brother, Evan Ross.

    • She is the niece of Arthur "T-Boy" Ross.

    • She worked in the fashion industry as a model and contributing fashion editor to Mirabella and New York.

    • Tracee Ellis Ross is the second of Diana Ross's five children. Her siblings are: Rhonda Ross Kendrick(half sister—born 8/14/1971), Chudney Lane Silberstein (sister—born 11/4/1975), Ross Arne Naess (half brother—born 10/7/1987), Evan Olaf Næss (half brother—born 8/26/1988).

    • She is most noted for her rear end

    • She appeared in two Kayne West videos "Work Out Plan" and "Touch the Sky" (opposite of Nia Long).

    • Her brother is Evan Ross, T.I.'s co-star in ATL.

    • Was regular on MTV's Hip Hop Sketch comedy show "The Lyricist Lounge Show"

    • Her sister is Rhonda Ross Kendrick who is the daughter of motown legend Barry Gordy who was a star on soap series another World.Tracee Also worked on The Dish a pop culture TV magazine show in 1997. She was also A Model and still Models

    • Her sister appeared in one episode of "Girlfriends" where she played a ghost on Halloween and tried to scare William.

    • Is the daughter of music icon Diana Ross.

  • Quotes

    • Tracee Ellis Ross: (About Madonna) I was in love with the Hindu moment and her yoga body. I used to think 40 was old. Now I think: Hey, 40's hot! (In Style magazine, Sept/2006)

  • Tracee J. Ellis Ross has great comedic skills. I love her talent.

    I think she plays her role wonderfully. She has good timing, great ability, she pretty and the role fits her like a glove.

    I love her talent and look forward to her guest starring and appearing in more movies, expanding her potential to it's fullest.

    I would love to her continue to grow and thrive with her outstanding ability.
  • Tracee has great talent she may be the daughter of a super star but she has proven her own abilities. She has always been one of the people I like best although her character of late has gone over board with this "It Girl" thing.moreless

    I think that she has enormous talent and I would love to see her in more comdeies, plays, dramas, documentaries, etc. especially when this show ends. I think she will go very far. She has great skills and works hard at what she does. She is her own person and it shows.