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Issa Rae Marries Louis Diame During Intimate Wedding Ceremony in South of France

While we know everything about Issa Dee’s romantic pursuits on the small screen, Issa Rae’s Irl romances are a bit more mysterious.  Perhaps that’s why it’s only fitting that the Insecure star and her fiancé Louis Diame pulled off a private wedding ceremony in the South of France over the weekend.Issa hilariously confirmed the news on Instagram on July 26 while […]

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Issa Rae to Lead ‘Project Greenlight’ Revival for HBO Max

Issa Rae, HBO Max and Miramax are reviving the critically acclaimed docuseries “Project Greenlight,” which originally spotlighted first-time filmmakers on HBO.The new “Project Greenlight” will focus on talented female filmmakers who are given the chance to direct a feature film.Rae will appear in every episode as an executive producer, providing guidance and mentorship to the […]

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See What 2020 People’s Choice Awards Nominee Jameela Jamil Is “So Obsessed” With Right Now

There’s nothing better than celebs gushing over other celebs! Two-time 2020 E! People’s Choice Awards nominee Jameela Jamil sat down with E! to dish on the other celebrities she’ll be rooting for during this Sunday’s award show! Jameela is up for the Comedy TV Star of 2020 and her podcast I Weigh is nominated for […]

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Viola Davis Recalls What It Was Like to Work With “Great Artist” Chadwick Boseman

Viola Davis is remembering Chadwick Boseman in a unique way not everyone can.Before his death, Boseman acted alongside Davis in the movie Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, which is set to be released on Netflix Dec.18.This wasn’t the first time the stars had worked together.They also both appeared in the 2014 film Get on Up about James Brown.Ahead of their final project’s debut, the […]

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Kanye West Speaks Out After Issa Rae Throws Shade at Him During SNL Sketch

Kanye West’s “Heartless” is probably playing on repeat.Why you might ask? The Jesus Is King rapper was briefly mentioned in a joke on Saturday Night Live on Oct.17.Host Issa Rae put her comedic skills on full display, especially during the “Your Voice Chicago” sketch.For the skit, the Insecure creator played a lawyer representative for the NAACP who […]

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Kanye West Says He’s ‘Praying’ For Issa Rae After She Mentions Him In ‘SNL’ Joke

Kanye West isn’t happy about his mention in this weekend’s “Saturday Night Live”.The rapper took to Twitter on Sunday to react to Issa Rae‘s joke about his presidential campaign, writing that he’s “praying for her and her family.” “Ive always said ‘SNL’ uses black people to hold other black people back,” West tweeted.“My heartRead full […]

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From Birds of Prey to Hamilton, See All the Movies Up for 2020 People’s Choice Awards

Grab a bucket of popcorn!  2020 was quite a year for movies! Hours spent at home amid the coronavirus pandemic meant tons of time to get sucked into some of the best films the industry had to offer.Whether you laughed your butt off watching Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae fall madly in love in The Lovebirds, […]

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Issa Rae Explains Why “Friendship Breakups” Hurt Just as Much Romantic Ones

Issa Rae isn’t holding back.In a candid interview with Elaine Welteroth for Bustle, the Insecure star opened up about her career, life and everything in-between.Although the 35-year-old actress is known for being notoriously private, she explained how her real-life friendships and relationships have played a part in her hit HBO series—which she created.Case in point? […]

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Issa Rae and Yvonne Orji’s Real-Life Friendship Will Make You Want to Call Your Bestie

“For me, my longevity will be opening the door for others.” Issa Rae has built her ever growing entertainment empire on taking a chance on emerging talent—much like Pharrell Williams did when he helped bring her web series, The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, to the mainstream.In fact, it’s what brought Issa and Yvonne Orji […]

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Oprah Winfrey, Gabrielle Union and More Stars to Appear at 2020 Emmys

The countdown to the 72nd annual Emmy Awards is on.On Thursday, Aug.11, ABC and the Television Academy announced that there will be appearances by Anthony Anderson, America Ferrera, Issa Rae, Gabrielle Union, J.J.Watt, Lena Waithe and Oprah Winfrey.Additionally, Grammy award-winning singer H.E.R. will take to the stage for a special “In Memoriam” performance.Little else is known about the 2020 […]

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