Issa Rae

Producer | Actress | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Insecure (2016-2018) | The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl (2011-2013) | The Choir (2013-2015)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 3 wins & 20 nominations More »
BORN 
Jan 12, 1985 (age 33)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/issarae
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Projects in Development (5 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for InsecureInsecure (TV Series) Writer (created by) (8 episodes, 2018), Issa Dee (2 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 8 Released
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Past Film & Video (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (24 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for InsecureInsecure (TV Series) Issa Dee (16 episodes, 2016), Writer (created by) (16 episodes, 2016), Executive Producer (16 episodes, 2016), Writer (5 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2017 16
    • Hella Perspective (Sep 10, 2017) Issa Dee, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • Hella Disrespectful (Sep 3, 2017) Issa Dee, Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • Hella Blows (Aug 27, 2017) Issa Dee, Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Insecure: Due NorthInsecure: Due North (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Drty DianaDrty Diana (TV Series) Very Special Thanks (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Isolate (Jun 21, 2015) Very Special Thanks  Less
  • Primary photo for FirstFirst (TV Series) Co-Executive Producer (10 episodes, 2014), Co-Producer (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014–2015 11
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  • Primary photo for The ChoirThe Choir (TV Series) Executive Producer (12 episodes, 2013), Writer (12 episodes, 2013), Director (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2015 12
    • Control (May 13, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Truth to Light (Apr 29, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Babel (Apr 15, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for RubberheadRubberhead (TV Movie) Bride 2 (segment "Absorption")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for BleachBleach (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Words with GirlsWords with Girls (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for So JadedSo Jaded (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Ryan & RubyRyan & Ruby (TV Series) Special Thanks (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for RoomieloverfriendsRoomieloverfriends (TV Series) Executive Producer (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2014 4
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  • Primary photo for InstacurityInstacurity (TV Series) Issa (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for My Roommate theMy Roommate the (TV Series) J (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Black ActressBlack Actress (TV Series) Producer  Less 2013– 
  • Primary photo for Orange Is the New Black and SexyOrange Is the New Black and Sexy (TV Series) Taystee  Less 2013– 
  • Primary photo for Inside Web SeriesInside Web Series (TV Series) Executive Producer (6 episodes, 2013), Herself (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 6
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  • Primary photo for The United Colors of AmaniThe United Colors of Amani (TV Series) Special Thanks (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 4
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  • Primary photo for True Friendship SocietyTrue Friendship Society (TV Series) Mama Moth (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Little HorriblesLittle Horribles (TV Series) Executive Producer (3 episodes, 2013), Best Friend (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 3
    • Minibar (Aug 6, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
    • Date (Jun 26, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
    • Sexual Activity (May 29, 2013) Best Friend, Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for How Men Become DogsHow Men Become Dogs (TV Series) Executive Producer (9 episodes, 2013), Herself (1 episode, 2013), Special Thanks (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 9
    • Bury the Bones (Jul 31, 2013) Herself, Executive Producer, Special Thanks  Less
    • Loyalty Bites (Jul 10, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
    • Beware of Dog (Jun 26, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The NumberThe Number (TV Series) Lisa (6 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2013 6
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  • Primary photo for The Misadventures of Awkward Black GirlThe Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl (TV Series) J (24 episodes, 2011), Performer ("Freestyle") (1 episode, 2012), Producer (1 episode, 2013), Writer (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2011–2013 24
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  • Primary photo for M.O. DiariesM.O. Diaries (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 2012– 
  • Primary photo for The CoupleThe Couple (TV Series) Lisa (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
Self (39 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Dish NationDish Nation (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Variety Studio: Actors on ActorsVariety Studio: Actors on Actors (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017–2018
  • Primary photo for From the Mouths of BabesFrom the Mouths of Babes (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2018
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  • Primary photo for Entertainment Tonight CanadaEntertainment Tonight Canada (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for 49th NAACP Image Awards49th NAACP Image Awards (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for 49th NAACP Image Awards Red Carpet49th NAACP Image Awards Red Carpet (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for The 75th Golden Globe AwardsThe 75th Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for E! Live from the Red CarpetE! Live from the Red Carpet (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017–2018
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2017
  • Primary photo for Audi Think FasterAudi Think Faster (TV Series) Herself  Less 2017– 
  • Primary photo for The 69th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 69th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Black Girls Rock! 2017Black Girls Rock! 2017 (TV Special) Herself - Honoree  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Larry King NowLarry King Now (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Issa Rae (Aug 9, 2017) Herself - Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The TalkThe Talk (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2017
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2017
  • Primary photo for Watch What Happens: LiveWatch What Happens: Live (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The 2017 ESPY AwardsThe 2017 ESPY Awards (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Close Up with the Hollywood ReporterClose Up with the Hollywood Reporter (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for 32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for ABFF HonorsABFF Honors (TV Special) Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The 48th NAACP Image AwardsThe 48th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Herself - presenter  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Essence 10th Anniversary Black Women In Hollywood AwardsEssence 10th Anniversary Black Women In Hollywood Awards (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for On StoryOn Story (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Essence Ninth Annual Black Women in HollywoodEssence Ninth Annual Black Women in Hollywood (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Get Your LifeGet Your Life (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Am I: The FilmAm I: The Film (Short) Herself  Less 2015 $17K
  • Primary photo for ExhaleExhale (TV Series) Herself - Co-Host (24 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2015
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  • Primary photo for The Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreThe Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for TakePart LiveTakePart Live (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for InstacurityInstacurity (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Inside Web SeriesInside Web Series (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013
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  • Primary photo for How Men Become DogsHow Men Become Dogs (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for BAD25: The Short Films of Michael JacksonBAD25: The Short Films of Michael Jackson (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Totally Biased with W. Kamau BellTotally Biased with W. Kamau Bell (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Ben Shapiro ShowThe Ben Shapiro Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017

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