Popular comic rapper, Folarin Falana, who is popularly known as Falz da bad guy, is the latest cast member of Nigeria’s longest- running hit series, Tinsel.
A son of respected lawyer, Femi Falana, he joins the cast as Kayode Beko-Williams, a young socialite with a heart of gold.
A statement issued by the producers reads, “Known for his skills, the rapper comes into Telema’s life at a time when she yearns for such a person.
“The soap is stated to get more exciting with Telema being a hard one to break and as such Kayode’s patience is tested on a regular basis.
“I’m excited about this one. It’s a serious role,” says Falz.
The talented rapper made history early in the year when he won the “Best Actor in a Comedy Movie/Series” award at the 2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards. His comic role as Segun in Funke Akindele’s TV series Jenifa’s Diary earned him the award.