Tika Sumpter – Biography of Tika Sumpter

The actress Euphemia L. Sumpter was born on June 20, 1980 in Queens (New York), in the United States where, after finishing high school, she studied Communications at Marymount Manhattan College.

She began her modeling career by appearing in commercials for brands such as Hewlett-Packard and Liz Claiborne’s Curve perfume. In 2004, she served as the co-host of the N network series, “Best Friend’s Date“.

The following year she obtained one of her most important roles, s when she was selected to play Layla williamson in the soap opera “One Life to Live“, in which he remained until 2011, working on 234 episodes.

He then worked on the fifth season of “Gossip girl“in the role of Raina thorpe; then joining the cast of the last season of the series “The Game

In 2010 Tika made his cinematographic debut with a supporting role in the drama “Stomp the Yard 2: The Return”; she also had a brief appearance in the action movie starring Angelina Jolie, “Salt” (2010). Other credits in his career are counted in the films “Whisper Me a Lullaby” (2011), “Tell me with how many” (2011), “Think like a man” (2012) and “Sparkle” (2012), remake of the film 1976 of the same name inspired by the story of The Supremes, and in which she plays one of the sisters who are struggling to become stars, while trying to overcome the problems that afflict their humble family.

Sumpter will soon be seen in the comedy “My Man Is a Loser” (2013), which she co-stars with Sean Young, John Stamos and Michael Rapaport.

While his career in film and television remain the priority, Tika he also composes and records songs whenever possible.