Anthony Anderson

Birthplace: 
Los Angeles, CA
Birthday: 
August 15

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About

Anthony Anderson is a writer, and the star of ABC's black-ish. He has also starred in his own sitcom, All About the Andersons, as well as the Fox sitcom The Bernie Mac Show during the fifth and final season of the show. He is also known for his leading roles in television dramas such as K-Ville, The Shield and as NYPD Detective Kevin Bernard on the television legal drama Law & Order.

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

0 Wins3 Nominations

Outstanding Comedy Series - 2016

  • Nominee
  • Anthony Anderson, Executive Producer
  • black-ish
  • ABC
  • ABC Studios

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2016

  • Nominee
  • Anthony Anderson, as Andre Johnson
  • black-ish
  • ABC
  • ABC Studios

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2015

  • Nominee
  • Anthony Anderson, as Andre Johnson
  • black-ish
  • ABC
  • ABC Studios

Awards & Nominations

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

3 Nominations

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  • Anthony Anderson, Chris Rock, and Bruce Rosenblum at the 68th Emmys Governors Ball.

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  • Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross present an award at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.


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  • Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.

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  • Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham announce the nominees for Lead Actor in a Limited Series in the Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center, North Hollywood, California on July 14, 2016.

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  • Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham announce the nominees for Lead Actor in a Comedy in the Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center, North Hollywood, California on July 14, 2016.

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  • Anthony Anderson, Lauren Graham, and Television Academy chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum in the Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center, North Hollywood, California on July 14, 2016.

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  • Anthony Anderson is interviewed in the Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center, North Hollywood, California on July 14, 2016.

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  • Anthony Anderson is excited to see that black-ish has been nominated as Lauren Graham and Television Academy chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum look on in the Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center, North Hollywood, California on July 14, 2016.

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  • Nathan Anderson and Anthony Anderson at the 67th Emmys Governors Ball. 

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  • Anthony Anderson and Regina King at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Jordan Peele, John Oliver and Keegan-Michael Key backstage at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Anthony Anderson and Kerry Washington at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross present an award at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Nathan Anderson and Anthony Anderson on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Niecy Nash, Mayim Bialik, and Anthony Anderson talk to the press on the red carpet at the Performers Peer Group Celebration August 24 at the Montage in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Anthony Anderson arrives at the Performers Peer Group Celebration August 24 at the Montage in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Anthony Anderson and fellow nominees Mayim Bialik, Rachel Brosnahan, Seth Green, and Niecy Nash take a group selfie at the Performers Peer Group Celebration August 24 at the Montage in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Stars of new ABC family comedy Black-ish Anthony Anderson (in white jacket), Tracee Ellis Ross (to his right), along with Marsai Martin, Marcus Scribner and Yara Shahidi and Miles Brown. 

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