'Black-ish' Stars Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross Announced as Hosts of 'BET Awards' 2015
According to Shadow And Act, BET Networks revealed Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross as hosts for this year’s "BET Awards" 2015, airing live on Sunday, June 28 at 8pm/ET on BET, from the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles, CA.
“I look forward to the BET Awards every year! Tracee and I are going to have so much fun this year celebrating 15 years in black entertainment television,” said Anthony Anderson. “I can’t wait to see all of my peers and the amazing performances that evening. We may even have a few surprises up our sleeves!”
“I’m thrilled to be hosting the 15th annual BET Awards alongside my on-screen husband Anthony, and am so honored to also be a nominee! The BET Awards always deliver an epic evening with the best of the best across movies, sports, TV and music,” said Tracee Ellis Ross.
“We can’t think of a better way to ring in 15 years of BET Awards than with the talented on-screen duo of Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross as our hosts,” said Stephen Hill, BET’s President of Programming. “They are both comedic geniuses and we are ready for them to unleash the laughter and good times on June 28. It will be a night to remember!”
Both Anderson and Ross are currently starring in ABC's new comedy "Black-ish," which was renewed for a second season, after a solid freshman year. By the way, Ross is nominated in the Best Actress category for this year's “BET Awards."