I, Tika: The beautiful actress on motherhood, a young FLOTUS and representing

Tika Sumpter is expecting her first child in October and she’s never looked more radiant. Dressed in a striped shirt hugging her belly, with a sweater tied under her bundle, and stylish black pants, she is as alluring as ever. Her smile is even more warm and inviting. She’s in Atlanta, seated with KISS 104.1’s […]

Tika Sumpter talks ‘Southside With You’ at Detroit screening

A very pregnant Tika Sumpter visited Detroit for an advance screening of her new movie, Southside With You, a love story that chronicles the first date between 25-year-old lawyer Michelle Robinson and her 28-year-old summer law firm associate and future president of the United States, Barack Obama. Southside With You gives moviegoers an intimate look at […]

John Legend presents debut trailer for ‘Southside With You’

[jwplatform QRLlXCn5] John Legend presents the debut trailer from Southside With You. “The Haves and the Have Nots” star Tika Sumpter signed on to play Michelle Obama; while Parker Sawyers, best known for his work on Zero Dark Thirty (2012), Survivor (2015) and Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit stars as the future POTUS, who takes a […]

‘Southside With You’: Watch the Obamas go on their 1st date

[jwplatform Rky5LCn0] The first trailer for Southside With You is finally here. In the classic boy-meets-girl romance, writer-director Richard Tanne gives us a glimpse of where it all began for Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson — you know, the young couple who went on to become the U.S. commander in chief and the first lady. While the rom-com premiered […]

President Obama tweets about his and Michelle’s 23rd anniversary

The Obamas reached their 23rd anniversary Saturday. It was not revealed what the first couple did to celebrate, but the president acknowledged the special day via social media. “Twenty-three years and still going strong. Here’s to many more. #Happy Anniversary,” President Barack Obama tweeted to his wife. He coupled the message with a sweet photo […]

Barack and Michelle Obama romance movie announces cast

Actors Parker Sawyers (Zero Dark Thirty) and Tika Sumpter (“The Haves and the Have Nots”) have been cast as Barack and Michelle Obama in a forthcoming romance film about the couple’s first date. Tentatively titled Southside With You, the film centers around the Obamas’ first outing in 1989, when Obama and lawyer Michelle Robinson visited […]

Tika Sumpter to star in Obama romance film

Barack and Michele Obama’s romance is heading to the big screen! In the “Before Sunset” style flick titled Southside With You, viewers will get an intimate look into the summer of 1989, when Barack first wooed his future wife, Michelle during an unforgettable first date across Chicago’s South Side; home to many significant figures in […]