Issa Rae

Issa Rae


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 12-01-1985
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Jo-Issa Rae Diop
    Ίσα Ρέι

  • Popularity: 1.02
  • Homepage: http://issarae.com


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.




Year Movie Character
2020 The Lovebirds as Leilani
2020 The Photograph as Mae Eames
2019 Little as April Williams
1970 American Princess
2019 Hair Love as Natural Hair Vlogger / Mom (voice)
1970 Perfect Strangers
1970 Vengeance
2015 A Bitter Lime as Jane Johnson
2020 Coastal Elites as Callie Josephson
2018 The Hate U Give as April Ofrah
2014 Rubberhead as Bride 2 (segment "Absorption")
2020 The Lovebirds
1970 Perfect Strangers
1970 Sinkhole
1970 Untitled Lupita Nyong'o/Rihanna Project
1970 Perfect Strangers
Photo Name Department
2016 Insecure (34 episode) as Issa Dee
1997 The View (2 episode) as Herself
2019 Desus & Mero (1 episode) as Herself - Illustrious Guest
2014 BoJack Horseman (2 episode) as Dr. Indira (voice)
2015 Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter (1 episode) as Self
1970 The Dolls (0 episode) Crew as (Script)
2016 Insecure (24 episode) Production as (Producer)
2019 A Black Lady Sketch Show (6 episode) Production as (Executive Producer)
2016 Insecure (5 episode) Writing as (Writer)

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