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Issa Rae Says She Was Told To Include White Character In Her Shows

FILE – This July 24, 2019 file photo shows Issa Rae, an executive producer of the HBO comedy series “A Black Lady Sketch Show,” during the 2019 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. HBO’s The fourth season of Rae’s show“Insecure,” premieres Sunday on HBO. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File To Make… Read more »

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‘Insecure’ Premiere Date Announced

Issa Rae has announced the premiere date of the final season of her HBO series Insecure.   In a post on Instagram Rae announced, “The wait is almost over. The final season. October.”   Insecure made its debut on HBO in October of 2016 and was renewed for its final season last year.   What do you think will… Read more »

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Issa Rae Marries Louis Diame in South of France

Issa Rae got married in a the most private way possible.  She married Louis Diame in the South of France.  She posted a series of photos from the wedding and captioned them (a) impromptu photo shoot in a custom Vera Wang dress.  (B) my girls came to help me but they all coincidentally had on the same dress.  (C)… Read more »

Issa Rae Joins ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Sequel

Issa Rae will be joining the cast of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.  She will reportedly voice the character of Jessica Drew, aka Spider-Woman. She shared the news on Instagram, writing, “The way I have loved Spider-Man since the third grade. A dream come true.”

‘Insecure’ Renewed For Season 5

At HBO Issa Rae’s ‘Insecure’ has been picked up for a 5th season. Season 4 will end in mid-June. Insecure is partially based on Issa’s web series, Awkward Black Girl. The series averages a 95% critical approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Love the series but the storyline is moving in slow motion.  How do you feel… Read more »

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Vivica Fox Says Leave “Set It Off” Remake Alone

Vivica A. Fox has warned Issa Rae about remaking “Set It Off.” “There’s absolutely no reason to try to redo it. It’s been done, and we did it so well, that people are absolutely going to compare it to that and I think that’s her taking on a tremendous chore because that film has become… Read more »