Issa Rae crowned American Princess in Paul Feig rom-com
Issa Rae, co-creator and star of HBO’s Insecure is slated to play the lead role in Paul Feig‘s upcoming romantic comedy American Princess. The 20th Century Fox production will star Rae as an American transplant in London who gets “drawn into a world of wealth and high society and f... [Read More]
Issa Rae crowned American Princess in Paul Feig rom-com
Issa Rae, co-creator and star of HBO’s Insecure is slated to play the lead role in Paul Feig‘s upcoming romantic comedy American Princess. The 20th Century Fox production will star Rae as an American transplant in London who gets “drawn into a world of wealth and high society and f... [Read More]
Peabody Awards honor Hasan Minhaj, Issa Rae, John Oliver, SNL, Mrs. Maisel
Congrats to Hasan Minhaj, Issa Rae, John Oliver, and the staffs at SNL and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, for you’re all now Peabody Award winners! Five of this year’s nine recipients came from the comedy world (six if you count Bob Odenkirk’s Better Call Saul!) The Peabody Awards will... [Read More]
Issa Rae Has Two New Projects in Development at HBO
Insecure creator/star Issa Rae has two more TV projects in the works at HBO. According to Deadline, Rae has teamed up with writer Travon Free (The Daily Show, Full Frontal) for a half-hour single-cam comedy series in development at the network called Him or Her, which “chronicles the dating li... [Read More]
Jay Ellis And Issa Rae Talk ‘Sex’ & Insecure On ‘Wine Down’ Review
Spoiler Alert: Back with another episode of her review series, The Wine Down, Issa Rae talks with her Insecure co-star, Jay Ellis. For the 4 minute conversation, the two actors go over some of the show’s most rememberable sex moments. We find out that Issa at times takes on the role of writer ... [Read More]
Jerrod Carmichael, Issa Rae, Hannibal Buress, and More Star in Jay-Z’s ‘Friends’ Parody Music Video
In case you missed it, Jay-Z recently released the music video for “Moonlight” from his album 4:44, and with some help from Master of None’s Alan Yang directing, the video expertly recreates Friends with an all-black cast featuring Jerrod Carmichael, Issa Rae, Lil Rel Howery, Tiffa... [Read More]
HBO Renews ‘Ballers’ and Issa Rae’s ‘Insecure’
Issa Rae’s HBO comedy Insecure is sticking around for another batch of episodes. Rae announced on Twitter today that the network has officially renewed Insecure for a third season: It’s hella official! #InsecureHBO has been renewed for another season on @HBO. @insecurehbo pic.twitter.com... [Read More]
HBO Renews ‘Ballers’ and Issa Rae’s ‘Insecure’
Issa Rae’s HBO comedy Insecure is sticking around for another batch of episodes. Rae announced on Twitter today that the network has officially renewed Insecure for a third season: It’s hella official! #InsecureHBO has been renewed for another season on @HBO. @insecurehbo pic.twitter.com... [Read More]
Jay-Z “Moonlight” music video re-enacts Friends with black comedians
For everyone who thought 1990s hit sitcom Friends was too unrealistic or too white, Jay-Z and director Alan Yang are here for you. Yang (Master of None) directed the music video for Jay-Z’s new single, “Moonlight,” which dropped Friday afternoon. It’s a beat-by-beat re-enactm... [Read More]
Jay-Z “Moonlight” music video re-enacts Friends with black comedians
For everyone who thought 1990s hit sitcom Friends was too unrealistic or too white, Jay-Z and director Alan Yang are here for you. Yang (Master of None) directed the music video for Jay-Z’s new single, “Moonlight,” which dropped Friday afternoon. It’s a beat-by-beat re-enactm... [Read More]