Friday, March 6, 2015
Mother In Law Actor Charlie Mwamba Was Tout & Mjengo Guy…..(Find Out More)
His real name is Peter Oketch Odhiambo
He is 34 years old
He is married and has a family
He lost his father when he was 10 years old
He has 4 siblings
Fired from popular Tahidi High program after only three episodes
His dream joining university was shuttered after failing to attain the cut off mark by a point,
He started out as a tout before dropping the job for mjengo.
Joined a teachers training college where he qualified to be a P1teacher. He earned a salary of Sh3,000 per month.
He made his first Sh5,000 after translating a 200 page play into Dhulou courtesy of Jalang’o.
He created his own character in Mother in Law of the drunkard Charlie.
He is currently a second year theatre arts and film student at Kenyatta University.