How much is Tika Sumpter Worth?
- 1 How much is Tika Sumpter Worth?
- 2 Early Life
- 3 Career
- 4 Awards and Nominations
- 5 Personal Information
- 6 Social Reach
- 7 Net Worth
- 8 Rumors and Controversies
Tika Sumpter Net Worth: $1.5 Million
Gorgeous Euphemia L. Sumpter is a popular American actress and is professionally known as Tika Sumpter. Sumpter a model, a producer, and TV host.
Tika is best widely recognized for her portrayal of character Layla Williamson. The character was in show One Life to Live and furthermore, she portrayed the character from 2005 to 2001. For the role, Tika also was nominated for a NAACP Image Awards in the year 2008.
Initially, Tika started out as a TV host. However, later she changed the roots and got indulged in different faculties as mentioned above.
Euphemia L. Sumpter is the daughter of Arthur Curtis Sumpter Sr was and Janice Acquista and was born in New York, USA on 20th June of 1980.
Tika attended Longwood Senior High School. Moreover, she was also a cheerleader during the days.
Later for higher studies, Tika went to Marymount Manhattan College. From there, she graduated with a major in communication.
Prior to getting indulged in acting or modeling, the actress used to work as a waitress.
As a model
Tika started her career out as a model. She also made appearances in many commercials.
Furthermore, she appeared in commercials of Curve fragrances of Liz Claiborne and Hewlett-Packard.
As an actress
Tika was introduced as an actress in the year 2004. She was in television show Best Friend’s Date as a host till 2005.
Next year in 2005, she got a role in One Life to Live which is an ABC soap opera. In the opera, she represented Layla Williamson for which she also earned a nomination for an award. Additionally, Tika made her appearance on TV as Layla on 15th July of 2005.
She portrayed the character until 2010 and again reappeared from November 2005 till January of 2011.
As a matter of fact, in 2009, Tika made her debut on the big screen through film Brooklyn’s Finest. In the following year, she got a leading role in movie Stomp the Yard: Homecoming. The role also her debut as a lead actor. In the film, she played the role of Nikki.
Moreover, in the same year, she also appeared in film Salt as Front desk woman.
Gossip Girls and other works
From January of 2011, Tika also played the role of Raina Thorpe in drama TV show Gossip Girl. Her character was on the show until May of the same year.
Moreover, she also portrayed the lead character in ‘What’s Your Number?’ which is a rom-com film.
Similarly, in 2011, she also had a recurring character role in The Game. Her character was Jenna Rice, and she appeared in the series until 2012.
In 2012, Sumpter also portrayed the role of Delores “Dee” Anderson in film Sparkle
Later from 2012 to 2014, she appeared in numerous movies, and TV shows like My Man Is a Loser, A Madea Christmas, The Haves and the Have Nots and much more.
Similarly, the actress also portrayed lead role in 2014’s Ride Along, and also returned for the sequel of the film in 2016.
In 2016, Tika portrayed Michelle Obama (younger version) in Southside with You. In the same way, rom-com movie is based on the love story between Michelle and Barak Obama.
Presently, she is working on the filming of movie Acrimony which will be launched in 2017.
In Music Video
In 2011, she was in a music video of Jason Derulo’s song. Moreover, the title of the song is ‘It Girl, ‘ and in the music video, she is the girlfriend of the singer.
Awards and Nominations
Actress cum model Tika Sumpter has not yet won any award. However, in 2008, she was nominated for an Image award.
Also in 2017, she has been nominated for the same award for her portrayal of Michelle Obama.
|Name||Euphemia L. Sumpter|
|Birthdate||June 20, 1980|
|Birth Place||Queens, New York, United States|
|Profession||Actor, Model, Producer|
|Mother’s Name||Janice Acquista|
|Father’s Name||Arthur Curtis Sumpter|
|Height||5′ 7″ (170 cm)|
|Weight||55 kg (121 lbs)|
|Body Measurement||34-24-34 in|
|Net Worth||$1.5 Million|
Relationships, Marriage, and Children
Tika dated Hosea Chanchez from May of 2005. The duo broke up in 2007 but patched up again after few days.
The duo also got engaged on 20th June of 2007 but again broke up in 2008.
Furthermore, they got married again on 25th September of 2009, followed by a divorce in 2012.
However, Tika gave birth to their first child on 26th August of 2008. Furthermore, she had her second with Hosea on 4th April of 2011.
Actress Sumpter has 825 thousand followers on Instagram, and 208 thousand followers on hr Twitter page.
Tika Sumpter has a net asset of $1.5 million. Furthermore, she her career in producing, modeling and acting are the resources for her income.
Rumors and Controversies
The actress has always been in controversies because of her frequent break-ups and patch-ups with her ex-husband Hosea Chanchez.