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August 19, 2020

See How Tichina Arnold Paid Tribute to Her 91-Year-Old Grandmother Geraldine on Her Birthday

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Tichina Arnold had the sweetest tribute up on social media as she celebrated her aged grandmother, Geraldine, who turned a year older.

Star actress Tichina Arnold had nothing but heartwarming words for her aged grandmother, Geraldine, who marked her 91st birthday. Arnold posted a lovely family photo where her loved ones were locked in a warm embrace.

The celebrant looked radiant as Arnold, 51, placed a kiss on her face. The "Everybody Hates Chris" actress gushed in her caption

"#Happybirthday #Grandma! You are 91 years young today & still going strong. I truly thank you for giving me your strength, prayers & unconditional love…" 

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Arnold, who was dressed in a black sweatshirt with a black baker boy hat, concluded her caption with more praises for the matriarch, saying that she "will always be the truth." 

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Besides her milestone achievements in Hollywood, the Emmy winner holds motherhood in high esteem. Arnold has a look-alike grown daughter, Alijah Kai Haggins.

Fans in the comments did not hold back as they joined in the interaction and shared their well-wishes for Arnold's grandmother.

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Arnold, a New York Native, is a seasoned Hollywood star known for films like "Little Shop of Horrors," "Martin" and "Everybody Hates Chris." The award-winning actress studied diverse arts in the Fiorello High School of Music, Arts, and Performing Arts.

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Her role in 1992's "Martin" earned her an NAACP Image award in the category of Supporting actress. The star actress copped more NAACP Awards with time.  Her stage acting credits include "The Me Nobody Knows," "Romance and Hard Times," and "Alex and the Wonderland," among others.

In a recent virtual chat with TMZ, Arnold gleefully opened up on her latest act in a Netflix original, "The Main Event." The movie is a first from the collaboration between Netflix and WWE.

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The movie star plays the grandmother of a young boy who gets the chance to become a WWE champion. Arnold shared that she portrayed a "Black Don't Crack" type of grandma.

Besides her milestone achievements in Hollywood, the Emmy winner holds motherhood in high esteem. Arnold has a look-alike grown daughter, Alijah Kai Haggins, and the duo have an admirable mother-daughter relationship.

On social media, the pair never shy away from public display of affection and mother-daughter moments. One such is their viral sing-along video where the "Daytime Divas" actress and Haggins did a beautiful rendition of Beyoncé's "Like to Party.

The duo looked radiant in the interior of Arnold's car as they basked in the moment and grooved to the beat.

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