Biography - A Short Wiki
Issa Rae is an American actress, writer, director, producer, YouTube personality and author. She is famous for her HBO Series “Insecure” as Issa Dee. As a writer, Issa released her first book in 2015, titled The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl. She has other roles in Little Horrible, The Hate You Give as April Ofrah, a drama The Photograph and a romantic comedy called The Love Birds, Black Actress, Get your life and Killing Lazarus.
Here is a short summary of Issa Rae's career:
Issa began making music videos, writing and directing plays and created Issa Rae Presents, a YouTube Channel that featured Documentaries, Comedic Web Series, Music Video and many more different issues. At Stanford University Rae met Tracy Oliver who assisted her in producing Awkward Black Girl and also was featured on a show titled Nina.
Family and Personal Life
Issa is a Senegalese and African American Ancestry. Her personal life is such a secret as well as her love life. As much we can tell, She is engaged to a Senegalese Business Man, Louis Diame, her long-time Boyfriend.
|Yes (Louis Diame)
|In a relationship
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Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Jo- Issa Rae Diop
|Age (as of today)
|Date of Birth
|January 12, 1985
|Place of Birth
|Los Angeles, California, U.S
|60 kg, 132.5 lbs
|Net Worth / Wealth
|Actress, Author, Director, Producer, Writer
Height, Weight, and Age
The actress weighs 60 kg. As of today, February 16, 2024, Issa Rae is 39 years old.
"As a teenager, my blackness was also questioned by some of the life choices I made that weren't considered to be 'black' choices. For example, joining the swim team when it is a known fact that 'black folk don't swim'; or choosing to become a vegetarian when blacks clearly love chicken."Issa Rae
"I'm transitioning to television and film, but ultimately, I want to have a stronger presence on the web and be able to curate the content that I want to see. To bring attention to other filmmakers and writers."Issa Rae
"I personally don't feel any pressure to make jokes about multiple baby-fathers and stereotypical black jokes, because one, that's just not my life, and two, I wouldn't even sound right talking about those things."Issa Rae
"My first web series, 'Dorm Diaries,' was a realistic mockumentary about what it was like to be black at Stanford University. I'm black and I went to Stanford. Boom. Easy."Issa Rae
"The very definition of 'blackness' is as broad as that of 'whiteness,' yet we're seemingly always trying to find a specific, limited definition."Issa Rae