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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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46.

tucker    

OMG he pulled it off! Given his adamant refusals yesterday, I thought he was full of crap!!!

627 days ago
47.

A1Commenter    

This guy has zero credibility. He is becoming another Lohan. Everything is someone else's fault. DEAL WITH IT. You're gay, it's OK. Don't keep making up new stories or excuses. Next he will say a priest molested him. A real loser.

627 days ago
48.

Fantastic Four    

No straight male would believe that was a woman's voice.

Conclusion: Manti Te'o is not a straight male.

627 days ago
49.

JusMyOpinion    

Homo? Homo!

627 days ago
50.

Jessica    

This man needs help, a kick in the a**. Don't care sorry how you are. Experts for the show a match, but FBI says it isn't

627 days ago
51.

HollieGinette    

Didnt the Dr. Phil show say yesterday, that his "experts" declared that there was a 1 in 10,000 chance that the voice on Te'o's voicemail was RT's, now its amatch? "Experts" my ass, I could tell it was a man's voice all along, and I'm much cheaper than an "expert"!

627 days ago
52.

Smoothie33    

So sad to see someone so suppressed that they would do something like this.

627 days ago
53.

CriticXtreme    

This guy is a sweet back and mentality ill. Yet America loves him! So forget about being a natural talent. If you want to be on the TV, lie, lie, lie, be a recovering homosexual and do strange voices. Plus, I told all of you this guy was gay. Watch that a fake reality show is next for this one.

627 days ago
54.

toohigh310    

that **** ie just creepy as **** uhhhh

627 days ago
55.

Mimi    

Oh please... Manti Te'o is a weirdo who pretended to have a real girlfriend who wasn't even real, much less a real relationship. He was punked... but only because he is a silly pretender.

627 days ago
56.

LK    

HOMELESS & SHOELESS IN LA !!!!!
LOL
http://www.eonline.com/news/383923/lindsay-lohan-steps-out-in-socks-no-shoes-a-day-after-court-appearance

627 days ago
57.

dale12    

SAD.....

627 days ago
58.

freaksober    

He SHARTS when he talks like that...

627 days ago
59.

sweetthang    

Is it just me, or did anyone else think Manti was lying in his interviews? I kept seeing him smirk like he was enjoying it ! Dr Phil's experts took them 3 times to say "Yes" the voice was a match on the voice-mails!! Are You kidding me, 3 times ?? So.........experts can be wrong then? Hopefully this don't happen in a real court case then right??
1 = DrPhil's experts used the released voice-mails - they said it WASNOT a match
2= Dr.Phil got Ronaiah to go behind a screen - it WAS NOT a match
3 = DrPhil got Ronaiah to go to his own home, and use his producers phone to call DrPhil's booth while recording it - BINGO a match !! Are you kidding me!! omg, I don't know anymore.......

627 days ago
60.

Ktbbyzz    

Been done with this story for a while now.

627 days ago
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