Doris Bowman Bio-Wiki, Age, Husband, Anthony Anderson, Net Worth

Doris Bowman

Doris Bowman Biography

Doris Bowman (Doris Hancox) is an American actress and former telephone operator. She is known for appearing in films like; The Truth (2010) and Black-ish (2014).

She is also popularly known as the mother to American actor, comedian, and game show host, Anthony Anderson.

Doris Bowman Age

Bowman was born on July 22, 1953. She is 70 years old as of 2023.

Doris Bowman Husband

Bowman is married to Sterling Bowman. Sterling moved from Little Rock, Arkansas to Los Angeles to work in the steel mill industry. He later went ahead and opened a chain of three clothing stores.

Speaking of his step-father in a 2015 interview with People Magazine, Anthony talked about their relationship saying; “He was the only father I knew or cared about. He raised me as any father would, with love, patience, understanding, and discipline. I’m grateful because he taught me what it took to be a man. He wasn’t perfect, which made him even more of my hero.”


Doris Bowman Son

Mama Doris has a son named Anthony Anderson who is an actor, comedian, and game show host. He starred in his own sitcom All About the Andersons, the ABC sitcom Black-ish, and the Fox sitcom The Bernie Mac Show in its fifth season.

Anthony serves as host of the ABC version of the game show To Tell the Truth, a position he has held since 2016. He has also served as an executive producer and starred as Andre Johnson on the ABC sitcom Black-ish since 2014. She also had a stepson named Derrick Bowman who died in 2002. Derrick was nicknamed “Tugga” because he could not pronounce sugar.

Doris Bowman and her son
Doris Bowman and her son

Doris Bowman Career

Bowman worked as a telephone operator when raising her son, Anthony. She, however, always wanted to be in the movies and TV. She made her television debut in 2015 in the series Celebrity Family Feud.

Later in 2016, Doris made appearances in three television series, Access Hollywood, Extra with Billy Bush, & The Insider. In 2017, she appeared in The Talk, Access Daily, Hollywood Today Live, Good Morning America, and Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson, among others.

As an actress, Bowman, appeared in The Truth (2010), Black-ish (2014), and Common Bond (2008). In The Truth, she played the character Flossie and portrayed the character Doris in Black-ish.

Doris BowmanNet worth

Bowman’s net worth is not yet known publicly. Anthony, however, has an estimated net worth of around $25 million.