Biography - A Short Wiki
Tika Sumpter is a popular American actress, producer, television personality, and model. Sumpter started her career as the host of Best Friend’s Date. In 2005, she played the role of Layla Williamson in the ABC soap opera, One Life to Live till 2010. Sumpter made her movie debut in the musical drama, Stomp the Yard: Homecoming in 2010. She is considered of the richest celebrities of the television industry, keeping in mind her excellent contribution as a host.
Here is a short summary of Tika Sumpter's career:
Tika started her professional career when she was only 24 years old. She co-hosted, ‘Best friend’s date.’ She was also starred in ‘Brooklyn’s Finest’ though it was not credited. Tika played the role of Nikki in “Stomp the Yard: Homecoming.” Tika enacted as Emma in “Whisper me a lullaby” in 2011. She also played the role of Yvonne Fair in the 2014 movie “Get On Up.” In 2016, she played the lead role in “The 313”. She was also cast in “The Old Man and the Gun” as Maureen in 2018.
Family and Personal Life
Sumpter was married to Hosea Chanchez in 2009. But due to ups and downs, the duo settled for divorce in 2012. There were rumors regarding Tika’s pregnancy, which was later confirmed by Nicholas James. On October 8, 2016, she gave birth to her first baby girl, Ella Loren. However, in January 2017, Sumpter further made it official that she was engaged to her fellow co-star, Nicholas James, from the sets of “The Haves and The Have-nots.”
|Husband's/Spouse's Name||Hosea Chanchez (m. 2009–2012)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Ella Loren)|
|Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)||Yes (Nicholas James)|
|Civil Status||In a relationship|
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Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Euphemia LatiQue Sumpter|
|Age (as of today)||43 years|
|Date of Birth||June 20, 1980|
|Place of Birth||Queens, New York, U.S.|
|Height||1.7 m, 5 feet 7 inches|
|Weight||57 kg, 125.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$8 Million|
|Occupation||Actress, Model, Producer, Television Host|
Height, Weight, and Age
Tika Sumpter's height is pretty average measuring 1.7 m. The actress weighs 57 kg. Being born on June 20, 1980, translates to an age of 43 years as of todays date (November 23, 2023).
"I think most people write from what they see in their own world, which is maybe why we so often see an African-American woman as the best friend, or the one you bring in when you need some sass. It's like we're put in a box."Tika Sumpter
"If you're with me, you'll know if I want to kiss you or not. There will be no question. When it comes to that stuff, I'm pretty bold with the eyes."Tika Sumpter
"Plow through the weeds. Go to the auditions and go to the meetings and be on time. Stop looking to the left or the right. Keep your head down and keep moving."Tika Sumpter
"I think the best part in going to the movies is you feel something and you relate whether it's to family struggles or dimming your light for someone. I would say to never dim your light and to really, truly follow your dreams."Tika Sumpter
"I live by myself. I come in the door, I can throw my stuff on the floor. I can leave the dishes."Tika Sumpter