UPDATE: Tracee Ellis Ross Speaks Out About ‘Blackish’ Negotiations

by Krystal Franklin

January 22, 2018

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Last week Tracee Ellis Ross‘ Blackish negotiations were center stage with rumors that she’d be leaving the hit show if ABC didn’t respond to her plea for equal pay.

The 45-year-old Golden Globe winner took to Twitter over the weekend to clarify the status of her role on the series.

So there you have it. While the threats of her appearing less on the show were just rumors, the pay gap between her and co-star Anthony Anderson is seemingly an issue. As previously reported, Anthony does serve as Executive Producer but he did not create the show (that’s Kenya Barris) as many on social media have alluded to.

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The topic of gender pay gap has long been an issue in Hollywood. While at the 49th NAACP Image Awards last week, Yvette Nicole Brown, Loretta Devine, Lance Gross and other celebrities weighed in on the one thing that time needed to be up on in 2018. Watch!

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