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Tika Sumpter

Tika Sumpter was born in New York and graduated from Marymount Manhattan College. Sumpter began her career as model, before she landed the role of "Layla Williamson" in ABC's daytime soap opera, One Life to Live (1968) (2005-2010, 2011). After she left the soap, Sumpter won a recurring role in the CW series, Gossip Girl (2007), and appeared in the ... See full bio »

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 2016 Southside with You (post-production)
Michelle Robinson
 2015 You Never Left (Short) (completed)
 2015 Bessie (TV Movie)
 2014 Get on Up
Yvonne Fair
 2014 My Man Is a Loser
 2013 Being Mary Jane (TV Series)
- Pilot (2013) ... Tonya
 2012/I Sparkle
 2011-2012 The Game (TV Series)
Jenna Rice / Jenna
- The Championship Game Episode (2012) ... Jenna
- Move Trick, Get Out the Way (2012) ... Jenna
- Catfight on the Catwalk (2012) ... Jenna
- No Money, Mo Problems (2012) ... Jenna Rice
- The Truth Pact (2012) ... Jenna Rice
 2012 Think Like a Man
Dominic's Girlfriend
 2011 Whisper Me a Lullaby
 2010 Salt
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 2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
- Class (2006) ... Vegas
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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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I've been in this game for a while, but I wouldn't change anything about the struggle, not ever.

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