Issa Rae

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ABC Studios welcomes back Larry Wilmore. He rejoins the network three months after Comedy Central canceled his late night show.

During the two-minute clip, we watch Issa navigate #RealLifeBlackGirlProblems while balancing her strained relationship with her boyfriend.

Insecure, which is slated to premiere this fall, chronicles the friendship of Issa G (Issa Rae) and Molly (Yvonne Orji) as they face everyday Black women problems. But what's in it for the guys? Rae broke it down for us at ESSENCE Fest over the weekend, and we're that much more excited to watch.

'Insecure,' which was co-written and executive produced by funny man Larry Wilmore, is slated to debut this fall.

There are endless conversations about black women and relationships, and this time it was brought up on Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. He had a panel discussion with director and author, Issa Rae; New York Live‘s Jacque Reid; comedian Marina Franklin; and Christina Greer, an Assistant Professor at Fordham University. Wilmore asked the women about the […]

Issa Rae believes the real reason you’re seeing more diversity on TV is all about the green. There was once a time where you would…

Larry Wilmore — seasoned black sitcom writer and host of the great The Nightly Show — will have his hands on another television show. And this one is developed by a familiar name. Issa Rae, best known as the creator of The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, will be handing a series for HBO called Insecure. HBO announced it was […]

This year’s Urbanworld Film Festival is right around the corner, and they have so many good things in store this year. From fireside chats to a “Purple Rain” sing-a-long, it has everything you need. Check out what’s going on at the festival below. Fireside Chat with Issa Rae   Best known for her hit web-series, […]

Need a break? That’s what web series were made for. Comedy, drama or inspiration all packed into a few minutes a day for your entertainment. Don’t know where to start? Here are our 7 favorite web series currently on the web.      “RoomieLoversFriends” The show, now in its third season, has been heating up since […]

The ultimate example in irony? A series called Awkward Black Girl becomes super popular and one of the most watched series on the net, putting its creator Issa Rae, in even more positions to be… well, awkward! Here’s a few reasons why. 154,918 – The number of subscribers on Issa Rae’s youtube page (at press time). […]