Issa Rae

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Birth Date: January 12, 1985

Age: 35 years old

Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA

Links: IMDB | Homepage | Twitter | Instagram

Jo-Issa Rae Diop, known as Issa Rae, is an American actress, writer, director, producer, and web series creator. She first garnered attention for her work on the YouTube web series Awkward Black Girl.

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Issa Rae

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'Insecure' Season 3: Fictional Issa Reinvents Herself by Necessity


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Issa Explores Her Rebound Days in Season 2 of 'Insecure'

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