List of Issa Rae Movies

Team Anfotimes 29 Feb 2024 09:26 pm
Here is a list of all movies by American actress Issa Rae.

Jo-Issa Rae Diop, born on January 12, 1985, and professionally credited as Issa Rae, is a multifaceted American talent known for her contributions as an actress, writer, and producer. She first gained recognition for her creative endeavors through the YouTube web series "Awkward Black Girl," which she created, wrote, and starred in.

Rae's groundbreaking work on "Awkward Black Girl" resonated with audiences, offering a refreshing and authentic portrayal of the experiences of black women navigating life's complexities. The series not only showcased Rae's comedic talent but also highlighted her keen insight into issues of identity, relationships, and societal expectations.

Since the success of "Awkward Black Girl," Rae has continued to make strides in the entertainment industry, utilizing her platform to amplify the voices of black creators. She has expanded her presence on YouTube, curating content that showcases the diverse talents and perspectives of black artists, filmmakers, and storytellers.

In addition to her work on YouTube, Rae has ventured into television, creating and starring in the critically acclaimed HBO series "Insecure." The show, which debuted in 2016, has garnered widespread acclaim for its authentic portrayal of contemporary black life and relationships. Rae's role as both creator and star of "Insecure" has solidified her status as a trailblazer in the industry, earning her accolades and recognition for her groundbreaking contributions to television.

As an actress, writer, and producer, Issa Rae continues to challenge norms, break barriers, and pave the way for greater diversity and representation in media. Her commitment to telling authentic stories and uplifting underrepresented voices has made her a beloved figure in the entertainment industry and a powerful force for change.



Issa Rae All Movies List

Year Title Role
2014 Black Twitter Screening
Protect and Serve Police Recruit
A Bitter Lime Jane Johnson
2018 The Hate U Give April Ofrah
2019 Little April Williams
Hair Love Mother
2020 The Photograph Mae Morton
The Lovebirds Leilani
Coastal Elites Callie Josephson
2022 Vengeance Eloise
2023 Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Jess Drew / Spider-Woman
Barbie President Barbie
American Fiction Sintara Golden
TBA Spider-Man: Beyond the Spider-Verse  Jess Drew / Spider-Woman


Year Title Role
2012–2013 The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl J
2012 The Couple Lisa
2012–2013 The Number Lisa
2013 True Friendship Society Mama Moth
My Roommate the J
Instacurity Issa
Little Horribles Best Friend
2014 Rubberhead Bride 2
2016–2021 Insecure Issa Dee
2018 BoJack Horseman Dr. Indira (voice)
2019–2021 A Black Lady Sketch Show Various
2020 Saturday Night Live Herself (host)
Sesame Street The Queen/The Princess
BlackAF Herself
2022 Roar Wanda Shepard
The Hair Tales Herself



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