Actress Tika Sumpter, who was born Euphemia L. Sumpter, is currently pregnant and everyone's wondering who's her baby daddy! The 36-year-old has come a long way in the past few decades. When she was 16 she would travel from Long Island to Manhattan, every weekend, chasing her dream to become an actress.
She wasn't going to auditions, instead she was trying to find open calls by researching in the city's library. According to Rolling Out the beautiful actress recently revealed what it's like to be a dark-skinned celebrity. In an essay she wrote for Hello Beautiful the New York native stated that her family has a diverse array of skin tones but among her brothers and sisters, she is the darkest.
She explained that she's received criticism dating black men, something she no longer has to worry about. The actress is expecting a baby with one of her co-stars who clearly appreciates her beauty. For anyone who watches The Haves and the Have Nots, Candace Young is having a baby with Officer Justin!
|Tika Sumpter Baby Daddy Nicholas Nick James|
The father of Sumpter's child is actor, Nicholas "Nick" James Muscarella. In the show he plays undercover cop, Officer Justin. In a recent episode, Jeffery and Sumpter's character, Candace, fight her ex-paramour, Quincy. They stab Quincy to death and Jeffery is arrested and then sexually assaulted by the character that Nick plays, Officer Justin. Check out a recent tweet that Sumpter made about the character:
Empire stars Grace and Trai Byers also fell in love while starring on the same show. Both couples should motivate us to go to work! Who knows, you might find love. We can't wait to see their little one!