New pics of TV personality Tanika Ray have been released - and she looks a LOT DIFFERENT than the way she looked, just a few years ago. Folks online are speculating that she may have underwent some sort of skin lightening procedure.
On her IMDB page Tanika is described as:
Entertainment Journalist, Pop Culture Specialist and TV Personality Tanika Ray, known for her quick & witty on-air banter, is truly a renaissance woman. Not only does she deftly manage the multi-layered responsibility of hosting and producing live red carpet events, but she has a unique ability to connect with guests one-on-one and can hold her own whenever appearing as a panelist, with a group or in a talk show format. As a pop culture expert, Tanika often appears as a guest herself on popular news shows where she effectively dishes about current trending topics.
She was a host on the TV show EXTRA, and a bunch of other daily Entertainment shows. She still does a lot of work in Entertainment journalism.
Look at her now:
Tanika Ray (born January 25, 1972) is an American television personality and actress. She was born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Los Angeles, California.
Ray began her career as a professional dancer with various artists such as Will Smith, the Backstreet Boys, Peter Andre, Brandy Norwood and late singer Aaliyah. She then started acting, guest starring in shows like The Wayans Bros., Living Single, NYPD Blue and Family Matters She also appeared on music oriented shows such as Soul Train, Motown Live and the short-lived late night talk show based on Vibe.