Posts tagged "Issa Rae"

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Issa Rae Is Spotlighting Races Issues Black Women Face To HBO’s ‘Insecure’

Filmmaker Issa Rae is making strides in race relations for black girls.

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Issa Rae Is Tired Of Talking About Race

Rae was inspired to start the hit web-series after reading an article about the lack of black female nerd characters on the big screen. Premiering…

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Issa Rae Is Tired of Talking About Race

Rae was inspired to start the hit web-series after reading an article about the lack of black female nerd characters on the big screen. Premiering…

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11 Web Series That You Should Be Watching

If you haven’t already noticed, television networks are being bombarded with reality TV series and intense drama series that leave us uneasy and sitting at…

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Black History Month Spotlight: Issa Rae

  Issa Rae has created her own style of artistry with numerous comedic web series. The talented Actress/Producer/Director/Writer is the creator of the award winning we…

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6 Funny Web Series to Watch While You’re Snowed In

  This week we've experienced perfect cuffing weather, but not everyone has that special person to cuff. On day's like this we have either called…

Movies & TV

HBO Signs ‘The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl’

HBO is known for staying fresh and different, even groundbreaking with their network and television series. What better way to maintain that than to sig…

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HBO Signs Popular Webseries ‘The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl’

HBO is known for staying fresh and different, even groundbreaking with their network and television series. What better way to maintain that than to sig…

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Issa Rae Brings ‘Black Twitter’ To Life [Video]

  As with anything in life, we naturally love to segment whatever group we're a part of. In high school, there are jocks, geeks and…

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5 Black Comediennes ‘SNL’ Can Cast

In a recent interview with The Grio, Saturday Night Live cast member Jay Pharaoh mentioned that he'd like to see more African-American comediennes grace the…

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Lance Gross and Issa Rae Star in Ava Duvernay’s ‘Say Yes’ [Video]

Get ready to fall in love with Lance Gross all over again. The handsome actor is one of many prominent black actors taking part i…

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Shonda Rhimes To Develop New Comedy From ‘Cougar Town’ Duo

Showrunner and creator Shonda Rhimes is hitting a streak, as she has sold another project for the 2014-15 development season.

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Strike One for Issa Rae, ABC Passes on ‘I Hate LA Dudes’

Creator of the ridiculously popular web series Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae, revealed to HelloBeautiful.com that the comedy series she was working o…

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Issa Rae’s Top 4 Entertainment Ventures

Issa Rae is a filmmaking force to be reckoned with. Since the popularity of The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl series hit the web, offer…

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Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore to Create ‘Non-Prophet’ For HBO

Big things are a-poppin' with Issa Rae, as she is set to take her talents to HBO alongside Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore. The cable…

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Issa Rae & Larry Wilmore To Create ‘Non-Prophet’ For HBO

Big things are a-poppin' with Issa Rae, as she is set to take her talents to HBO alongside Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore.

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Vixen Chat: Andrea Lewis Teams Up With Issa Rae for ‘Black Actress’ Web Series, Explains How She’s Similar to Meagan Good

If Kerry Washington taught us anything this year, it's that 2013 is the year of the black actress. Although the plight of brown-skinned thespians i…

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Aspire Network Releases New ‘Exhale’ Talk Show Trailer

Magic Johnson is continuing to grow Aspire Network with the launch of his newest talk show Exhale. Actress Malinda Williams, "The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl"…
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