Congrats to Tichina Arnold! She announced her engagement Tuesday night during an appearance on BET’s ‘106 & Park’.
The actress stopped by to promote her latest role, on Fran Drescher’s “Happily Married”, sharing the news and showing off her engagement ring.
Who’s the lucky man? He was actually in attendance as well, however off camera. as well. His name is Rico Hines. Hines is an assistant coach for Saint John’s University Men’s Basketball Team. He’s is a 2002 UCLA grad who was a player/athletic development assistant for the NBA’s Golden State Warriors. In his role with Golden State from 2006-10, Hines worked closely with players throughout the season to assist in their overall skill development and game preparation. Additionally, Hines was largely involved with the players’ off-season training.
The couple plan to wed later this year, sometime in September.
She also reveals that she has a band, ‘No Pressure’, and talks about working on and releasing her album she’s worked on for the past 20 years.
And did you guys know Tichina can freestyle? She did just that, it was actually a rhyme she says she wrote when she was thirteen.
Check out her interview below.
Can’t wait to finally hear that album!