08.01.2018

Tracee Ellis Ross reveals mother Diana Ross protected her from 'fame'

Tracee Ellis Ross reveals mother Diana Ross protected her from 'fame' Photo by Nino Munoz/Elle Canada

She grew up as the daughter of mega famous entertainer Diana Ross.

And Tracee Ellis Ross revealed the wonderful upbringing she had with such a loving parent in the September issue of Elle Canada.

The 45-year-old actress is featured on the cover as she explained: 'I felt like I grew up in her embrace, not her shadow' regarding the lead singer of The Supremes.

'And that is a testament to her. [Her children] were always more important than fame,' she added.

'That monster of fame that we see take down so many people with bright lights—my mother protected her light. I don’t know how. But she is a better parent than she is "Diana Ross"'

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