In celebration of our 2016 Black Women in Hollywood honoree Tracee Ellis Ross (and her unforgettable role as Bow on ABC's Black-ish!), we're taking a look at our favorite TV moms and the lessons they taught us. From Good Times to Empire, here are our favorite on-screen mothers.
A United Front
The tone for Blackish is set by Rainbow "Bow" Johnson's warm, humorous and kooky nature. The mother of four believes that her children can exist in a colorless world and strives to teach them values that surpass race.Rainbow's Life Lesson: Your race doesn't define you. Be good, do good and the rest will fall into place.