Osas Ighodaro is a Nigerian American actress, model and presenter. She won the Miss Black USA Pageant competition in 2010. She played the role of Adanna on the soap opera Tinsel, and co-hosted the 2014 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards. Ighodaro was born in Bronx, New York in the United States to Edo State indigene parents. She obtained her first degree in Broadcast Journalism with dual minors in Entrepreneurship and Theater from Pennsylvania State University. She further obtained a master's degree in Fine Arts from Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University. She moved to Nigeria in 2013 with plans to spend just six months and return to the United States; she however got other jobs, along with Tinsel and hasn't moved since then.