VH1 has announced that La La Anthony and Anthony Anderson will return to host its annual Mother’s Day special, Dear Mama: A Love Letter to Moms, which premieres May 7.
Anderson currently stars in the hit show Black-ish which he also executive produced. He’s also the producer for the spinoff Grown-ish. As for Anthony, she recently co-starred in the The New Edition Story mini-series about the rise of the 80s R&B group BET.
The event, which will be held at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, pays tribute to mothers for their endless love and devotion. Past celebrity guests who honored their mothers include Jada Pinkett Smith, Will Smith, Alicia Keys, Halle Berry, Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige, and many more.
Dear Mama is being produced by Flavor Unit and Jesse Collins Entertainment. Serving as executive producers are Shakim Compere, Queen Latifah, Jesse Collins, and Jeannae Rouzan-Clay.
The complete list of honorees and guests will be revealed at a later date.