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Issa Rae

Issa Rae Set To Produce And Possibly Star in New “Set It Off”

Issa Rae Set To Produce And Possibly Star In New “Set It Off” Issa Rae is developing an updated version of the movie Set It Off. The original was released in 1996 and started Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Vivica A. Fox, and Kimberly Elise. The movie was groundbreaking at the time as four women of color… Read more »

Regina Hall will play Samuel L Jackson's ex girlfriend in the Shaft reboot

Regina Hall’s Ideal Role Is A Serial Killer

When asked what Regina Hall would like to see more of in film and television she changed the question to center not necessarily what she wanted to see but what different roles she would actually like to play. Surprisingly, Hall admitted that she’s longing to play a serial killer role. More importantly, she just wants… Read more »

Marsai Martin Says Black Girls Need More Lead Roles in Movies

Marsai Martin and Issa Rae think film and TV could use more stories of Black girlhood.   The two are on a publicity tour for  their upcoming film, Little,  and opened up about the kinds of images they’d like to see on screen. The 14-year old Marai Martin is the brain-child behind the film and executive producer.   She… Read more »

Issa Rae landed herself a movie role in The Hate You Give

Issa Rae Says Her Parents Helped & Hindered Her Self Esteem

Issa Rae reflects on her childhood in her new cover story for Essence magazine in which she pinpoints how exactly her parents helped her self esteem while simultaneously hindering it in the long run. Issa described how she grew up very much loved and always complimented on how beautiful she was, in addition to admiring… Read more »

Issa Rae Engagement Confirmed

Congratulations to Issa Rae on her recent engagement but she isn’t the one to share any of the good news. HBO ‘Insecure’ star has been rockin’ her new engagement ring but has been coy about addressing her new accessory when asked. However, on the red carpet at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards her HBO co-stars… Read more »