Why Tika Sumpter Almost Turned Down the Role of Candace Young
Aired on 02/25/2014
After working with actress Tika Sumpter in the film Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas, the director asked her to take on the role of Candace Young in his series Tyler Perry's The Haves and the Have Nots. At first, Tika said she needed to think about it...so Tyler called in some backup. Watch as Tika talks about two phone calls she received from Oprah and why she ultimately decided to join the cast.
Watch all-new episodes of The Tyler Perry Show on March 4 and March 11 at 10/9c following Tyler Perry's The Haves and the Have Nots.