Tracee Ellis Ross is an American actress, model, comedian, and television presenter. She is best known for her portrayal of Joan Clayton in the comedy series Girlfriends and Dr. Rainbow Johnson in the comedy series Black-ish. Her first role was in the 1996 film Far Harbor. Born as Tracee Joy Silberstein on October 29, 1972 in Los Angeles, California to Diana Ross and Robert Ellis Silberstein, she grew up in New York, Paris and Switzerland. She is the half-sister of Rhonda Ross Kendrick, Evan Ross and Ross Naess. She attended Brown University, where she studied acting.
Actress, Model, Comedian, Producer, Television host
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Tracee Joy Silberstein Family Details
Robert Ellis Silberstein (Music Business Manager)
Diana Ross (Singer, Actress)
Evan Ross (Younger Half-Brother), Rhonda Ross Kendrick (Half-Sister), Chudney Ross (Younger Sister), Ross Naess (Half-Brother) Others: Arthur â€˜T-Boy” Ross (Uncle), Fred Ross Sr. (Maternal Grandfather), Ernestine Lillian Moten (Maternal Grandmother), George Silberstein (Paternal Grandfather), Charlotte Lasky (Paternal Grandmother)
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34-27-35 in (86-69-89 cm)
34 inches (86 cm)
27 inches (69 cm)
35 inches (89 cm)
Tracee Joy Silberstein Education
The Dalton School Riverdale Country School Institut Le Rosey Brown UniversityThe Dalton School Riverdale Country School Institut Le Rosey Brown University
Tracee Joy Silberstein Brand Endorsements
She hasnâ€™t done endorsement work for any brand.
Best Known For
Being cast in the leading role of Joan Clayton in the comedy series, Girlfriends and as Dr. Rainbow Johnson in the comedy drama series, Black-ish.
In 1996, she first appeared in the role of Kiki in Far Harbor.
First TV Show
In 2000, Tracee was first seen in MTV sketch comedy series The Lyricist Lounge Show in the various roles.
Tracee works out regularly to keep her svelte figure in the best shape possible. However, she is not a fan of traditional workout routines as she believes such workouts have rigidity in a way it forces the body to conform to certain figure and shape.
Instead, she relies on the Gyrotonic workout to get her desired fitness results, which she started doing in 2000 after being introduced by actress Wendie Mallick. This workout focuses on rhythmic physical movements that are influenced by breathing patterns. It is considered as a mishmash of yoga, tai chi, gymnastics, and dancing.
Dinner – Broiled steak with olive oil and salad comprising of onions, apples, lemon and olive oil.
Snack – To curb her hunger in between meals, she prefers avocado toast, apple with peanut butter or Boulder Canyon potato chips and olives.
Tracee Joy Silberstein Interesting Facts
*She is the daughter of legendary singer Diana Ross *She enrolled at Brown University to study acting. *She has acted as an editor and fashion contributor for the leading magazine like Mirabella and New Yorker. *Visit her official website: www.traceeellisross.com