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Out And About: Tiki Sumpter, Nicki Minaj, Karreuche, Victor Cruz And More

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Tika Sumpter looked lovely in an orange floor-length dress at premiere of The Old Man & The Gun during the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival at The Elgin on in Toronto, Canada. Read more

Tika Sumpter Welcomes Baby Girl

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Tika Sumpter is a mom. The actress welcomed her first child, a girl, on October 8th, reports E! News. She named her bundle of joy Ella-Loren. She took to Twitter to share her admiration for people raising children: “Dear Mom’s, dad’s and caretakers, I’m slow clapping for each and every one of you. It ain’t no joke.”

The actress kept her pregnancy private for months. “She’s my first child, and I Read more

Essence Black Women In Hollywood Red Carpet Arrivals

Essence held the 2016 Essence Black Women In Hollywood Awards at the famed Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The awards will spotlight the top African-American women who are pushing the limits, raising the bar and breaking through barriers in both film and television.

Honorees at the ninth annual ceremony include powerhouse actress Tracee Ellis Ross (Fierce & Fearless Award); multi-talented producer, director and actress Debbie Allen (Legend Award); and entertainment attorney Nina Shaw (Lincoln Power Award).

Honoree Debbie Allen and her family. (l-r) Norm Nixon Jr, Norm Nixon and Vivian Nixon. Read more

Arsenio Hall Gets Choked Up Remembering Whitney Houston

Aresenio Hall Tika SumpterTika Sumpter was a guest on Arsenio Hall’s talk show and as she reminise about working with his frient Whitney Houston on Sparkle, the talk show host could not hold back his emotions. He needed a moment to collect himself, adding Whitney was always supportive of him and would be happy he is doing a show again. “She was a great girl … and she would love that I’m doing this again. She was always a big supporter, good friend,”

Watch the emotional clip below: Read more

Tika Sumpter Covers Rolling Out

Tika Sumpter covers the latest issue of Rolling Out magazine. The actress, who plays Delores in the movie Sparkle, chats with the magazine about her career, the movie, and what she considers the perfect date. Read more

Snapshot: Jordin Sparks, Carmen Ejogo & Tika Sumpter

Carmen Ejogo, Jordin Sparks, and Tika Sumpter pose for a picture during rehearsals for the remake of the film Sparkle. Jordin will play Sparkle, Carmen plays Sister and Tika plays Delores. Whitney Houston will play their mother.