From Geek to Serial Playboy: Timini Egbuson Reflects On the Challenges Of Playing Tobi On #MTVShugaNaija
Nollywood actor, Timini Egbuson, in an exclusive interview with NET revealed that his role on compelling drama series; MTV Shuga, has made him more aware of issues around the topic of sex and sexual behaviours.
Timini during the interview, hinted on how challenging switching personalities in three seasons of the series has been. The actor so far has had to switch from being a geek in season one to a young man who lost his virginity in season two and now plays the role of a serial play boy in the forthcoming season 6.
He said, ‘The character that i play Tobi, you can see that he has been 3 different people in 3 different seasons, considering that in my real life, I’m none of them, has been quite challenging’.
Since its debut in 2009, the compelling drama series which focuses on the lives of African millennials, offering orientation on social issues like sexual etiquette, safe sex, HIV/AIDS and more has served as a manual for sexual health education to young adults across the continent.
The new season airs on MTV Base DSTV Channel 322 every Tuesday at 9:30pm. You can join the conversation on social media with the hashtags #MTVShugaNaija #NothingStaysTheSame