Biography

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.

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.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 11

Birthday 1985-01-12

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

Official Site http://issarae.com

Also Known As

  • Jo-Issa Rae Diop

Acting TV ShowsMovies

American Princess
2020 The Lovebirds
2020 The Photograph
2019 Little as April
2019 Desus & Mero (1 episode) as Herself - Illustrious Guest
2018 The Hate U Give as April Ofrah
2016 Insecure (24 episodes) as Issa Dee
2015 A Bitter Lime as Jane Johnson
1997 The View (1 episode) as Herself

Writing

Untitled Lupita Nyong'o/Rihanna Project Writer
2016 Insecure (5 episodes)Writer

Crew

The Dolls (0 episodes)Script

Creator

2016 Insecure Creator

Production

2016 Insecure (24 episodes)Producer

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