Know Your Tinsel Stars: 5 Fun Facts about Tinsel’s Osas Ighodaro


In celebration of the 1000th episode of M-Net Africa‘s hit soap opera Tinsel, we bring you exclusively fun facts about some of the show’s cast.

Osas Ighodaro. The Miss Black USA 2010 winner joined the cast in 2012, taking on the role of Adanna – a free spirited art student from the US who travels to Nigeria to find her inspiration. Osas who seems very much a mummy’s girl speaks on her role models, a preferred second occupation and why a certain music icon made her kick in her mom’s womb.

First acting role: My first acting role was a young African girl in my first grade recital/play – “We are the World”

Most embarrassing moment on set: Any kissing/romantic scene I perform in is embarrassing for me, lol.

Role model: My mommy, Oprah Winfrey and Biola Alabi

If not acting, what other profession: A News Anchor/Broadcast Journalist

Favourite musician of all time: This is easy. This musician was my favourite before I was born. My mom played his music when I was still in her womb and apparently I would kick whenever his music came on…………….Michael Jackson.