Issa Rae

Regina, Issa and Tracee posed for a pic that pretty much sums everyone we're rooting for at this year's Emmy Awards.

As we all face some serious coronavirus fears right now, it’s about time for a good laugh for a reprieve from it all. Thankfully, Season 4 of “Insecure” is on the way, and the full trailer is already chock full of giggle-worthy scenes, a sign of what is to come from the fourth go-round of the hit HBO […]

The first trailer for Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani’s murder mystery romcom “The Lovebirds” has dropped, offering a glimpse of the onscreen couple’s wild journey after a date gone horribly wrong. “Initially they were written for white people which, plot-wise, would have been a different story,” explains Rae to EW of their characters Jibran and Leilani. “It’s not a story about […]

Sound the alarms! “Insecure” has finally teased its return with a video that makes us miss the show even more! HBO released the first trailer for season 4 of the hit series starring Issa Rae. In the short teaser, the focus is on Issa and her variety of interview outfits because if you watched last […]

Issa Rae has opened up a coffee shop in the same neighborhood that her popular HBO series “Insecure” is set. On Instagram, the Emmy Award-nominated star revealed that she’s now the “proud” co-owner of Hilltop Coffee and Kitchen in Inglewood, CA. “Elated and proud to be a partner and co-owner of @findyourhilltop!,” she wrote. “Our Inglewood […]

Vivica A. Fox is not down with Issa Rae’s reported reimagining of the 1996 crime drama “Set It Off,” in which the actress co-starred alongside Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah and Kimberly Elise. Directed by F. Gary Gray, “Set It Off” centers on four female friends who turn to robbing banks to offset their low-income jobs. The film became a critical and box […]

Issa Rae has announced the launch of Raedio, her new imprint on Atlantic Records, which officially launched Friday with the release of the new single “Kinda Love” by the singer TeaMarrr. Rae aims to use her label to help music artists find work in commercials, film, TV projects, and more. The label was created earlier this […]

Producer and actor Issa Rae is expanding her already impressive portfolio by getting into the streaming data and analytics business. The “Insecure” star has taken a minority stake in Streamlytics, an L.A.-based startup led by serial tech entrepreneur Angela Benton, Variety reports. The company aims to “democratize access to streaming media data — with a specific focus on providing data […]

Sometimes it’s best not to mess with the cinematic classics, which is why we’re giving Issa Rae the side-eye for taking on a remake of “Set It Off” as her next project. And we’re not alone… while some fans across social media are thrilled by the news, others are noting feeling her reported “re-imagining” of the […]

“Hair Love” is a heartfelt animated short film that centers around the relationship between an African-American father, his daughter Zuri, and the most daunting task a father could ever come across – doing his daughter’s hair. The short, a passion project from Matthew A. Cherry, will be making its theatrical debut in North America on August […]

Writer, producer and actress Issa Rae says she allows herself one day to procrastinate because it helps her stay motivated. “I allow myself one day a week to procrastinate because it’s inevitable,” the “Insecure” star said during a panel with her co-executive producer Amy Aniobi at PopSugar Play/Ground on Sunday, Page Six reports. “Allowing myself a procrastination day makes […]

HBO has confirmed that a slate of its hit programs won’t return until 2020. This includes “Westworld,” which will return for a third season next year as well as the fourth season of “Insecure” and season 10 of “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” Since the success of “Insecure,” series creator Issa Rae has been hella busy. So fans of the […]