Southside With You actress Tika Sumpter revealed on Monday precisely how she got engaged to the father of her baby daughter Ella-Loren.'He is amazing. He's so funny and somehow we ended up kissing,' Tika laughed.'But what's most important is happy mommy, happy baby,' the Marymount Manhattan grad - who boasts 1M followers - wrote on Instagram.'I'm happy regardless.
I love my fiancé Nicholas so much,' the 36-year-old new mother gushed on Monday's episode of The Real.'He did all of these amazing things [Christmas morning]. And then he had a letter behind Ella and he's like, "Ella has something to say to you." And it was just this letter of beauty. It was just simple and just awesome.'The Ride Along 2 funnywoman did not mention her groom-to-be's last name, but she did admit they met on the set of one of her projects.'We do work together. (That's what that pic says) I must say the pressure to "snap back" was secondary to being present for my baby.'The Queens native currently plays manipulative mistress Candace Young in the fifth season of The Haves and the Have Nots, which airs Tuesdays on OWN.
The show premiered on May 28, 2013 on the Oprah Winfrey Network.
It is the first scripted television series to air on the network.
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In 2013, Sumpter began her role as Candace Young, the leading character on the Oprah Winfrey Network primetime soap opera, The Haves and the Have Nots.
She later had recurring roles as Raina Thorpe in The CW teen drama Gossip Girl, and as Jenna Rice in the BET sitcom The Game.
Sumpter was later featured in supporting roles for What's Your Number?
She and her fiancé - actor Nicholas James - just welcomed a baby girl. Both are actors on Tyler Perry's Haves And The Have Nots.
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