Nigerian screenwriting guru Dami Elebe, celebrated for her remarkable work on hit series like “Skinny Girl in Transit,” “The Men’s Club,” “Rumor Has It,” and “Far From Home,” is assuming the pivotal role of head writer for the highly anticipated second season of Showmax’s acclaimed series, “Flawsome.”
With a flair for crafting enchanting storytelling narratives and breathing life into characters, Dami Elebe has earned her reputation as a storytelling master in the drama realm. Now, she’s stepping into the limelight for the Showmax Original, igniting anticipation for what she has in store for the upcoming season.
The inaugural season of “Flawsome” revolved around the close-knit camaraderie of four friends portrayed by Bisola Aiyeola, Ini Dima-Okojie, Sharon Ooja, and Enado Odigie. The series offered a glimpse into their lives, vulnerabilities, and unbreakable bonds that persevered through life’s trials. Led by the directorial prowess of Tola Odunsi, “Flawsome” also features an ensemble cast including Gabriel Afolayan, John Dumelo, Baaj Adebule, Iretiola Doyle, Toyin Abraham, Chris Attoh, Ali Nuhu, Joselyn Dumas, and Shine Rosman.
The recognition “Flawsome” garnered was evident at the 2023 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs), with the show securing five nominations across four categories. Nominations encompassed Best Actress in a Drama for both Enado Odigie and Ini Dima-Okojie, Best TV Series for Tola Odunsi and Akin Akinkugbe, along with nods for Best Lighting Designer (Segun Adeleke) and Best Cinematography (Idowu Adedapo aka Mr. Views).
As fans eagerly await the show’s return, Season 2 promises to elevate the stakes even higher. Will the captivating quartet challenge societal norms or find themselves conforming? Can Ifeyinwa liberate herself from her father’s imposing shadow? Are the enigmatic secrets of Madam Rose about to be unveiled? And could Ramat finally cease covering up for her husband’s mishaps? The echoes of these questions lingers in the air.
If you have been anticipating Flawsome like us at Xplorenollywood, you can satiate their appetite for drama by rewatching the first season on Showmax.
We have great expectations for Dami Elebe to continue Flawsome”s streak of enthralling storytelling.