Tika Sumpter

Tika Sumpter's Gossip Girl Airdate Revealed!

According to Soaps.com, fomer One Life To Live actress Tika Sumpter's Gossip Girl debut is slated for Jan. 24. As previously reported, Sumpter will head to the Upper East Side as Raina, daughter of billionaire Russell Thorpe (Michael Boatman), who happens to be an old friend of Chuck's (Ed Westick) late father, Bart Bass.

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Ex-One Life To Live Star Tika Sumpter Books To Gossip Girl!

Tika Sumpter isn't sitting around wating for One Life to Live to call. According to Michael Ausiello, Sumpter has snagged a recurring role on Gossip Girl. The actress will play Raina, daughter to Michael Boatman's (Spin City) character Russell Thorpe. Thorpe is a business mogul and  former acquaintance of Chuck's (Ed Westick)  later father, Bart Bass. Both actors will hit the screen in 2011.

Tika Sumpter And Melissa Fumero Bring Layla and Bitchy Bangs Back to OLTL for a Visit

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 is reporting former One Life To Live star Melissa Fumero and Tika Sumpter are slated to appear on the show the week of Nov. 8. Look for the ladies to appear when Cristian (David Fumero) heads to Paris to see Layla.

OLTL's Tika Sumpter Lands Gig on BET's The Game!

Former One Life To Live actress Tika Sumpter  announced via Facebook she will have a recurring role on the resurrected sitcom The Game!
Hey friends! Fun news!! I booked a recurring role on the show The Game! So excited, on my way to atl now to tape!

No word on when Sumpter's episode will air. A brand new season of The Game will be back on BET beginning Jan. 2011.

OLTL's Tika Sumpter Opts To Go On Recurring

One Life To Live dynamo Tika Sumpter (Layla) announced on Facebook via a video message that she will go on recurring. Sumpter made clear to her fans that she made the decision to be placed on recurring effective July 30, to pursue other opportunities. Damn, just when I started to really get into Cris (David Fumero) and Layla's romance, this happens..

Janet Hubert Returns to One Life to Live

According to SoapOperaNetwork.com, actress Janet Hubert, best known for her role as Vivian Banks on Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, will be reprising her role on One Life to Live as Lisa Williamson, the mother of Leyla Williamson (Tika Sumpter) and her comotose sister Evangeline (played by Renee Goldsberry) that she originated in 2005. As Cristian (David Fumero) and Leyla break the news, look for a surprise ahead from Mother Williamson. READ MORE