Pretty, talented and stylish Nollywood fast rising comical actress and producer, Funmi Awelewa, has just been announced as the new face of international luxury hair brand, FiFi Bourbon Hair, based in France. She was said to have landed the deal based on her growing fame and popularity, as well as her huge fan base.
With this brand ambassadorship, the beautiful actress is expected to help grow the brand in Nigeria and attract more customers among other functions.
Speaking about the endorsement ceremony, Funmi stated that, “I am highly elated and honoured to have been chosen to represent this great brand; it is another attestation to my hard work and I will do all that is within my power to make the brand popular among my fans and the female folks who love quality hair.
“FiFi Bourbon Hair is also empowering young people with their periodical hair trainings and impacting lives in their own way. I will equally deploy my links and social media platforms to market the brand till it becomes a household name in Nigeria,” the highly elated actress added.
According to the company’s CEO, Lateef Adeola, the deal will see the actress becoming the face of the brand and also promote her values.
He further spoke on the brand, “The mission of FiFi Bourbon Hair is to make women look good, while promoting healthy natural hair. We provide beautiful and well crafted handmade wigs using 100% unprocessed virgin hair, which is very comfortable and easy to wear and carefully crafted to match individual’s scalp colour and size to maintain the most natural look”.
Funmi Awelewa, who is carving a niche for herself in the comedy sector of the Nigerian movie industry and a big social media influencer, recently launched her much awaited ‘Omo Ibadan’ movie alongside three other blockbusters, ‘Natasha’, ‘Gbakoje’ and ‘Morili Bilisi’, which she produced.
Awelewa has become a household name and an Internet sensation with her various funny and witty skits posted online, especially on Instagram under the pseudonym, Morili.