One Life to Live alum Tika Sumpter is proving to be one of Hollywood's rising stars. Since leaving the ABC sudser, she's done impressive turns on primetime (Gossip Girl, The Game) and on the big screen (Think Like a Man). The beauty's latest project is a remake of the classic Sparkle.
Sparkle tells the story of three sisters, Sparkle (Jordin Sparks), Sister (Carmen Ejogo) and Delores (Sumpter), who rise to Supremes-esque fame, despite their mama's reservations. The movie marks the final onscreen performance of the late Whitney Houston, who appears as their disapproving mother, Emma. Peep Sumpter and her celluloid siblings on the cover of Ebony above and watch an interview the trio gave Global Grind after the jump!
Just how great is John Stamos at smooching? The Game and Gossip Girl star Tika Sumpter spilled some tea with Celebuzz about her upcoming indie comedy, My Man Is a Loser. The movie focuses on two married friends, Marty (Michael Rappaport) and Paul (Bryan Callen), who turn to their single playboy buddy (Stamos) for help in saving their marriages. The One Live to Live alum plays Stamos' girlfriend Clarissa and seems to enjoy her make out sessions with Stamos. Sumpter stated:
He is everything you would want. He is charming. How could you not like him? He’s a good kisser.
To find out what Sumpter's friends have to say about her working with the Glee and General Hospital actor click here!
One Life to Live alum Tika Sumpter was a sexy stunner in a tight, black and white dress at the premiere of Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection Monday night in New York. Keep reading for more shots of Tikalicious as well as other celebs such as Gayle King, Romeo Miller, Doris Roberts, Joe and Melissa Gorga and of course, Madea him/herself, Tyler Perry, on the red carpet!
Tika Sumpter just might be the hardest working sistah in Hollywood! Since leaving ABC Daytime's One Life to Live she's had series-long arcs on hit shows such as The Game and Gossip Girl, sexed up music videos for R&B stars like Jason Derulo, appeared in the No. 1 movie Think Like a Man and now she's been cast in BET's high-profile primetime drama project Being Mary Jane! READ MORE
The year 2012 is shaping up to be a pretty darn good one for Steve Harvey! The Family Feud and upcoming daytime talk show host can now add to his resume having a movie based on one of his books hit No. 1 at the box office.
Think Like a Man, a rom-com with Harvey's best-selling book Act Like A Lady, Think Like a Man at its center, grossed an estimated $33 million at the box office this weekend. The flick, starring Kevin Hart, Taraji P. Henson, Michael Ealy, Meagan Good, Romany Malco, Gabrielle Union, Jerry Ferrara, Terrence J and Regina Hall, knocked Hollywood blockbuster The Hunger Games out of the top spot. READ MORE
Sony Pictures has released the trailer for the highly-anticipated remake of the 1976 cult classic Sparkle. The movie marked the late Whitney Houston's film comeback, and turned out to be the singer's final acting role.
Set in the 50's and 60's, Sparkle tells the tale of three sisters from Harlem who embark on a career in music. Houston plays Emma, the mother of the trio, which includes: One Life to Live alum Tika Sumpter and American Idol winner Jordan Sparks. Sparkle hits theatres Aug. 17. Watch the trailer below!