South African Based 24 year old Sassy but classy Kendra is a model an actress and VIP guest liaison manager for Hush Night club.Shes Daring, Electric, Elegant, Versatile and plays the role of Adanna On the African Hit series Jacobs cross.Her character is strong sexy and fierce. She starred in Her first movie Inside story (a story of love football and HIV) alongside Hollywood actor, Hakeem Kea-Kazim which premiered in south Africa on December 2011.
Kenrda derives great pride in her work as her talent is bold, determined and go-getting.The sky is no limit for this young star who has incredible range, intense concentration and a steely determination to be involved in the roles that challenge her Professionally and has taken all the opportunities given to her with both hands.
Who is Kedra Etufunwa?
Kendra Oluchi Etufunwa is a model, actress, and events planner. She’s also a workaholic, determined go-getter.. Who loves life, loves making people happy and always has a smile on her face.
How did you get into modeling?
I got introduced by a friend to an agent in lagos after I had just finished from the MBGN (Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria) pageant.
Are you a Freelance model or signed to an Agency?
I am signed to (MLA- acting) and Star Model management In South Africa, they represent me in the best way possible.
How challenging is it to remain a model?
Honestly if your doing what you love you don’t think about the challenges, you’ve got to be positive/optimistic and on top of your game at all times.
Do you ever feel pressured as a skinny chick?
At all, alot of people are going to the gym or under the knife to be a size2.., my physique gets me jobs and that’s what’s important.
How did you land a Big Role on Hit series Jacob’s cross?
I never thought I’d be on Jacobs cross, I was very lucky.I was called by my friend Kutlwano ditsele to audition for a role, I didn’t even know I could act. The director- Amanda lane fell in love with me and the rest is history!.
Do you think your confidence has brought you this far?
It sure has, .. its important to be a strong woman in this dog-eat-dog world.
Define your style?
Simple, sexy, Fierce, futuristic.. I don’t go with the flow or what’s in style, I go with what suits my body and what I feel sexy in.
Shopping, Starbucks caramel macchiato.
How do you keep in shape? Do you do less or more…gym?
I’m naturally slim so no need to gym. However I walk a lot
One thing you cant leave your house without ?
Sunglasses, phone, lipstick.
Allure sport by Chanel/carolina Herrera
Me..I create new styles that suit my body type.
You Cant be caught wearing?
Interview by Lola Ajayi