Black-ish (stylized as black* ish) is an American sitcom television series created by Kenya Barris. It premiered on September 24, 2014, and has run for seven seasons on ABC. Black-ish follows an upper middle class African-American family led by Andre 'Dre' Johnson ( Anthony Anderson) and Rainbow Johnson ( Tracee Ellis Ross).
Wanda Yvette Sykes (born March 7, 1964) is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She was first recognized for her work as a writer on The Chris Rock Show , for which she won a Primetime Emmy Award in 1999. In 2004, Entertainment Weekly named Sykes as one of the 25 funniest people in America.