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Ronaiah Tuiasosopo

Performs 'Lennay' Voice

On 'Dr. Phil'

2/1/2013 9:45 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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Ronaiah Tuiasosopo
performed his "Lennay Kekua" voice for Dr. Phil ... re-performing the same voicemails he left for Manti Te'o ... but from behind a curtain.

Dr. Phil gave Ronaiah the curtain because Tuiasosopo said he felt uncomfortable doing it in public ... and the curtain gave him a false sense of privacy he needed to get back into character.

During the episode that airs today, Tuiasosopo not only read the voicemails ... but also called a producer for the show on the phone ... simulating the same conditions of the original voicemails he left Te'o.

Experts for the show concluded the voices were a match.  

Tuiasosopo also revealed he was molested as a child ... and says he concocted the online hoax as a way to escape from his real life.

You gotta hear all the calls.  They air on "Dr. Phil" Friday.

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31.

Laura    

This guy is so creepy--and he seems to love the press it is getting him. Dr. Phil should be ashamed--every nut job in America is going to try weird crap like this just to get attention.

547 days ago
32.

Cujeaux    

Needed a curtain? STILL not buying it.

547 days ago
33.

NOT ELMO    

He Loves Men But He is NOT GAY.................Me thinks He is BisexuaL.

547 days ago
34.

EasilyHard    

Hes not gay his boyfriend is

547 days ago
35.

Charlie Sheen's Watch    

This guy needs some serious help/intervention. Sad thing - things will probably lead in the wrong direction and he will probably end up taking his own life. Sad.

Dude - drop the shena****ns and just walk away from this foolishness. You are a grown ass man - drop it and just walk away.

547 days ago
36.

user007    

Didn't "experts" originally come out and state the voice was 10,000 to 1 from a female?

547 days ago
37.

O PINYON8TD    

ManLie Gay'o you got played son! LOL

547 days ago
38.

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547 days ago
39.

teri    

This has become a sick sideshow...make it stop!!!!

547 days ago
40.

HoTMZ    

I'm glad Dr. Phil interviewed him so we could understand where e's coming from, I hope he heals from his past and gets stronger moving forward.

547 days ago
41.

lolurdumb    

Phil paid him! Remember when octo came on and the voice from columbus. Look at the circus phil put in with them...

547 days ago
42.

Lydia    

OMG I for sure thought that was a woman's voice! AND how many people are prison because the FBI said it was their voice on the tape??????? Outcry! Outcry!

547 days ago
43.

Googie    

Unfortunate what this man went through as a child, but does not forgive what he did to Manti. Although some may think why put this man through this now, it's necessary to clear Manti & proving he was the victim. Without this man coming forward, Manti would still be accused of lying.

547 days ago
44.

MrsB    

Lollollol!

547 days ago
45.

DaveT    

Is this the dude who thinks he's a "recovering homosexual"?
People really should face reality, if you're attracted to someone you're attracted, it is what it is.
I can't "choose" to be attracted to men because I'm not attracted to them.
If I can't "choose" it then neither can anyone else.

547 days ago
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