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‘Insecure’ Secures 8 Emmy Nominations for 2020 Award Show


A round of applause and standing ovation is in order for HBO’s Insecure. The entire team of casts, writers, directors, and more of Season 4 put forth its best performance to date. The season can be summed into one word: truth. Throughout the Season 1-3, the audience has grown with each character, expressing both admiration […]

INSECURE’s ‘Looking for LaToya’ to Continue in One-Episode Podcast

Fans of Insecure may be sad that the season will be ending on Sunday (June 14), but Looking for LaToya isn’t going anywhere. The true-crime series that Issa, Molly, and the rest of the Insecure cast has been watching through their life adventures will have a one-episode scripted podcast that will detail the disappearance of […]

‘Insecure’ Season 5 is Already in the Works With Virtual Writers Room


Insecure was renewed for season 5 and although production has been shut down amid the global coronavirus pandemic, that’s not slowing down the writer’s room. Issa Rae shared a screenshot of the virtual writer’s room, which included the writers and showrunner, Prentice Penny. “Back to work for @insecurehbo Season 5 #insecurehbo,” Issa wrote. The Inglewood […]

HBO Renews ‘Insecure’ For Season 5

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HBO’s hit show has been renewed for at least one more season. According to reports, the Issa Rae produced HBO show Insecure has been renewed for a 5th season. Insecure is currently in the midst of its 4th season and now with the green light from HBO for another season fans will be excited to […]

Issa Rae Teases the Ending of ‘Insecure’ Series

Issa Rae Teases the Ending of 'Insecure' Series

Issa Rae is coming to the big screen alongside Lakeith Stanfield on Valentine’s Day in the upcoming movie, The Photograph. Aside from filming a couple of movies, she launched a music label, Raedio, in partnership with Atlantic Records, and she’s a part-owner of an Inglewood coffee shop. She’s definitely booked and busy as fans eagerly […]

Issa Rae’s ‘Insecure’ Returns For Season 4 on April 12th

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Insecure is back on April 12th and the elation is unanimous. It has been over 13 months since we last consumed a new episode of Issa Rae’s hit millennial series. In September 2018, the HBO show was renewed for its 4th season, but we soon learned that it would not return until 2020. The wait […]

Beyoncé and Pharrell Snubbed By The Oscars

Beyoncé’s 'Black is King' Visual Album Coming to Disney Plus Next Month

Award shows can always be an exciting time for those who create over the year and are looking to be honored. Especially if you are nominated to win at the 2020 Oscars, but that excitement may fade away when things don’t go as planned. For artists, Beyoncé and Pharell, they may not be too fond […]

[WATCH] ‘The Photograph’ Trailer Starring Issa Rae and Lakeith Stanfield

[WATCH] 'The Photograph' Trailer Starring Issa Rae and Lakeith Stanfield

Issa Rae and Lakeith Stanfield star in the upcoming romantic comedy, The Photograph, centered around a woman mourning her mother’s death and finds love. Rae’s character, Mae Morton, is on a journey to find out more about her mother’s life following her untimely passing because she found a photo in a safe-deposit box. During her […]

Issa Rae Debuts HBO Show ‘Rap Sh*t’


The Insecure star has a lot of projects under her sleeves. Issa Rae will be bringing a new show called Rap Sh*t to HBO Max that is partnered with Warner. The story is going to be about a South-Florida female rap group attempting to make it in the music industry. Issa will be the executive […]

Issa Rae Becomes the Voice of the Google Assistant


Issa Rae is expanding her resume! The Insecure writer, producer, and actress is now the voice of Google Assistant. In a tweet announcing her latest accomplishment, Issa rights, “I’m the new voice of the Google Assistant! Uh, What? Say “Hey Google,” #TalkLikeIssa” and I’ll answer your questions, tell jokes and even give you compliments. Try […]

Issa Rae and New Line Cinema Developing ‘Set it Off’ Reimagining


If there is a classic show or film out there, it is bound to remade. Set it Off, which starred Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, Vivica A. Fox, and Kimberly Elise is in remake development stages with Issa Rae serving as the producer and may also star. Variety confirms the Set it Off re-imagining will […]

‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’ to Premiere on HBO on August 2nd

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Black Girl Magic will be coming to HBO in a major way next month. The sketch comedy series A Black Lady Sketch Show debuts FRIDAY, AUG. 2 (11:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. This is the first time that a sketch comedy show was written by and starring all Black women. The show was created […]

Denzel Washington Receives Lifetime Achievement Award at AFI Gala

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Legendary actor Denzel Washington adding another piece of hardware to his extensive trophy collection. He was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the AFI Gala last night (June 6th). Many of the top creatives in the film industry including frequent collaborator Spike Lee, Ava Duvernay, Issa Rae, Jaime Foxx, Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, […]

Desus and Mero and Issa Rae to be Honored at the Webby Awards

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As the Bodega Boys always say, “The brand is brolic.” Recognizing this, the Webby Awards announced today that comedy duo Desus and Mero along with actor/writer Issa Rae will be recognized with Webby Special Achievement Awards next week for their contributions to Internet culture. Desus Nice and the Kid Mero will be presented with a […]