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Issa Rae: Black TV Characters 'Don't Get to Just be Boring'

The “Insecure” creator and star addressed Hollywood’s pigeonholing of Black characters’ stories in a new Fast Company Q&A.

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Watch the First Episode of Issa Rae's 'Insecure' for Free

The “Awkward Black Girl” creator’s HBO comedy officially debuted on Sunday. For those without HBO, Rae made the first episode available for free via her YouTube page.

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Issa Rae Creates Scholarship Fund for Alton Sterling's Children

The “Awkward Black Girl” and “Insecure” creator and actress’ fund has already raised more than $300,000. 

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WATCH: Hilarious, Too Real Debut Teaser for Issa Rae's 'Insecure'

The “Awkward Black Girl” creator and star’s new series premieres on HBO this fall.

5 Questions with Natasha Rothwell, an 'SNL' Alum Making Her Mark

The former “Saturday Night Live” writer shows off her character acting chops on Netflix’s hilarious new “The Characters.”

'Awkward Black Girl' Creator Issa Rae Sends Up Wage Inequality in New Short

Rae produced the Make It Work campaign’s ”Lessons In Equal Pay For Corporate America,” which stars Anika Noni Rose and Gabriel Mann. 

Watch Janet Mock Interview 'Awkward Black Girl' Issa Rae

The two chat about writing memoirs and making jokes.

HBO Developing Issa Rae's 'Awkward Black Girl' Comedy

It’s turning out to be a great year for the young writer and actress.

'Awkward Black Girl' Issa Rae to Play Role as Nina Simone

Move over, Zoe Saldana.

Shonda Rhimes Teams Up With 'Awkward Black Girl' Issa Rae for New ABC Comedy

Get ready for a lot more of Awkward Black Girl.

Watch New 'Awkward Black Girl' Episode 'The Visit'

The long awaited second episode of “Awkward Black Girl” season two was released Thursday.

Watch the Season 2 Premiere of 'Awkward Black Girl'

Jay and crew are back as the popular Web series showcases a second season.