“Sistas” & “Zatima” Star Devale Celebrates Son Jackson 12th Birthday

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BET’s “Sistas” & “Zatima” Star Devale Ellis is currently filming a new Christmas movie for Netflix in Canada right now but he’s going to always show love to his family especially during their special days!!

Devale is celebrating his son Jackson 12th birthday this week and he took to Instagram to share some amazing photos and a sweet message.

He shared:

“Message to my son: Happy Birthday Jackson Karter Ellis! You have changed the way I view the world with your mere existence. My first experience with unconditional love. My first infinite responsibility. My first revelation. My first perfection. My first child. Love you so much. Enjoy your day and hug your mom extra tight. Today is the day she officially became a vessel of life— yours.

Love Dad!


He’s getting so big so fast! Happy Birthday Jackson!

Catch Devale in “Zatima” which is now streaming Season 2 on BET+.


“Zac and Fatima’s relationship is challenged on a whole new level” in Season 2. “Zac deals with internal discord which is only exacerbated after seeing his mother, Gladys, whom he hasn’t seen in quite a long time. Fatima begins to question herself and if she’s really what Zac needs when she can’t get through to him about dealing with past issues.”

Zatima‘s cast includes Devale Ellis as Zac, Crystal Renee Hayslett as Fatima, Cameron Fuller as Nathan, Remington Hoffman as Bryce, Nzinga Imani as Angela, Jasmin Brown as Deja, Guyviaud Joseph as Tony, Danielle LaRoach as Belinda and Marquita Goings as Valerie.

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