MTV Base has named Nigerian actress and podcast host, Susan Pwajok, as the latest addition to their ‘Culture Squad.’
Susan joins the ranks of the network’s Culture Squad champions, including Ilooise ‘Ilo’ Omohinmin, Ehiz Okoeguale, Folu Storms, Nenny B, Sammy Walsh, and some of the biggest names in African entertainment who have graced the channel’s screen as hosts.
The 20-year-old said: “I am excited to join MTV Base and the Paramount Africa Culture Squad family. Being a part of such an influential team that has deepened the widescale acceptance and relatability of some of Africa’s biggest entertainment and lifestyle brands is a dream come true for me.
“I hope to be able to use my platform to positively influence young people while giving a voice to stories that are proudly and authentically African.”
Commenting on Susan’s announcement, Busola Komolafe, Senior Channels Manager, Paramount Africa in Nigeria, said: “We are thrilled to welcome Susan to the Paramount family. She is a talented actress and host who has already made a significant impact in the entertainment industry. We believe that Susan’s addition to the team will enable us to connect with our audiences in even more profound ways.”
The 20-year-old has already made a name for herself in the entertainment industry, particularly through her role as “Blessing” in the popular TV series ‘The Johnsons.’
In addition to her acting career, Susan hosts ‘Surviving Lagos’, a popular podcast featuring interviews with some of the high-profile personalities in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
She was also recently announced as part of the cast for the upcoming season of MTV Shuga Naija, where she will play the role of Nanya, the fraternal twin sister of the show’s protagonist, Moh.