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Issa Rae

Birth Name: Jo-Issa Rae Diop

Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States

Profession: Actor, Writer, Director

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Anthony Anderson, <em>Black-ish, </em>Taraji P. Henson, <em>Empire, </em>Donald Glover, <em>Atlanta</em>

This Was the Blackest Year in Television

Like so many cultural moments do, it began with Beyoncé. February, Super Bowl 50: The pop star took the biggest stage in TV, leading an army of women dressed as Black Panthers who at one point formed an X on the field, which seemed like (and most lik… Read more

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"Awkward Black Girl" Issa Rae brings unique spin to TV
05:52 — "The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl" creator and star Issa Rae started making shows for YouTube as a student at Stanford University. Her episodes (more…)
Why Planned Parenthood is Tracee Ellis' Ross Charity of Choice at the Golden Globes
02:06 — The 'Blackish' star (and Golden Globe winner!) toasted with ET and Moet for the 2017 show. Issa Rae and Jessica Chastain also toasted to the cause.
Why Planned Parenthood Is Tracee Ellis' Ross Charity of Choice at the Golden Globes
02:05 — The 'Blackish' star (and Golden Globe winner!) toasted with ET and Moet for the 2017 show. Issa Rae and Jessica Chastain also toasted to the cause.
Insecure - Season 1
In Season 1, best friends Issa and Molly navigate the tricky professional and personal terrain of LA while reconsidering their life choices.

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Issa Rae and Jay Ellis, Insecure
HBO's Insecure: Really Funny, Really Awkward

Issa Rae's show about an awkward girl navigating work, love and friendships in LA works.

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  • Birth Name: Jo-Issa Rae Diop
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Writer, Director

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The Walking Dead: What's Going to Happen at Oceanside?

The Walking Dead returns to a mysterious colony with a lot of guns