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Biography - A Short Wiki

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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.

Career Highlights

Tika Sumpter has been very successful throughout the years.

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

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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.”

Family Information
Husband's/Spouse's NameHosea Chanchez (m. 2009–2012)
Children/KidsYes (Ella Loren)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)Yes (Nicholas James)
Civil StatusIn a relationship

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More Interesting Facts
Full/Real NameEuphemia LatiQue Sumpter
Gender (Biological)Female
Age (as of today)43 years
Date of BirthJune 20, 1980
Place of BirthQueens, New York, U.S.
Height1.7 m, 5 feet 7 inches
Weight57 kg, 125.5 lbs
Net Worth / Wealth$8 Million
OccupationActress, Model, Producer, Television Host

Height, Weight, and Age

Tika Sumpter's height is pretty average measuring 1.7 m. Tika Sumpter weighs 57 kg. Being born on June 20, 1980, translates to an age of 43 years as of todays date (November 19, 2023).


I’ll try anything once. It’s always good to see peoples’ faces surprised – surprised that I race, or that I surf, that I trekked through the Himalayas. As long as I don’t die, I’m good.

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My mom was an opera singer, and she gave up her career to raise a family. But she also taught my sisters how to sing.

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You have a lot of disappointments as an actor.

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When I was on ‘One Life to Live,’ I always wanted to delve into my character, Layla, to find out why she was the black sheep of the family. I so wanted to have some edge. I have no idea why there was a reluctance to do that or why we so rarely see it.

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It used to be that film stars didn’t want to do TV, and actors weren’t singing, and singers weren’t acting. Everybody’s kind of crossing over to whatever they want to do. So I feel like, if you have it, use it. If God’s given you this talent, then use it.

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