03.20.2019

Tika Sumpter Lands Role As Rainbow's Mom In 'Black-ish' Throwback Episode

Tika Sumpter Lands Role As Rainbow's Mom In 'Black-ish' Throwback Episode Getty Images

Tika Sumpter is heading to Black-ish.

The actress will play Rainbow’s mom in a throwback episode that could act as a launchpad for a spin-off. It was reported last month that ABC was considering producing a Black-ish prequel, which would focus on Rainbow’s life in the 80s and 90s.

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