Major congrats are in order for Black-ish star Anthony Anderson, who will host the 2023 Emmy Awards. Since the ceremony was delayed due to the actors’ and writers’s strikes, it will now take place on January 15, 2024.
The 53-year-old actor recently revealed that he wants to involve his mother, Doris, in the awards show. “I can’t host the Emmys without having Mama Doris on the stage with me, so we’re finding some smart ways to incorporate her into the show,” he told People magazine.
His well-deserved recognition come after a whopping eight years on Black-ish, where he played the successful, often self-centered patriarch of the Johnson family. And while we’ve enjoyed seeing his character’s misadventures with the ever-so-patient Rainbow (Tracee Ellis Ross), we want to know a bit more about Anderson’s real-life relationships. Which leads us to the questions: What is Anderson's dating status and who is his ex-wife? Here’s what we know