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Tomi Odunsi This is how actress gets into character as 'Shalewa' on 'Tinsel'

Have you ever wondered how Tomi Odunsi gets into character as the hilarious Shalewa on M-Net's hits series 'Tinsel?' Watch actress dish out on how she effortlessly does it.

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Tomi Odunsi


Singer-actor Tomi Odunsi plays the young local ‘Shalewa’, Dan Ade-Williams and Titi K's estranged daughter in M-Net’s hit Soap Opera, “Tinsel”.

Tomi Odunsi play

Tomi Odunsi



In this interview with Pulse Nigeria, the actress spoke on how she gets into the popular and much loved Shalewa character.

"When I'm around the set, I become the character. When I get into Shalewa zone, when I'm around set, I just become Shalewa," she said.

"It just happens. And when people tell me to display the Shalewa move outside, it becomes very difficult. Maybe because I strip myself off Shalew and move on."

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On ever taking the Shalewa character home with her, the actress said;

"Maybe at the beginning when I was still struggling with who Shelewa was."

The actress further stated that there's currently a difference between Shalewa and Tomi Odunsi.

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