Issa Rae


Issa Rae & Laura Dern to produce HBO limited series

HBO is set to develop a limited series, The Dolls, which will see Insecure creator Issa Rae and Big Little Lies talent Laura Dern executive produce and star in the series. The project is from Dern and her Jaywalker Pictures. Rae, who’s under a deal with HBO, will co-write the project with Laura Kittrell and Amy […]

Issa Rae diversity initiative backs sci-fi pilot with Sky Vision attached

Fresh Wave!, a diversity talent initiative set up by producing duo Issa Rae (pictured) and Deniese Davis, Sky Vision and Talos Films has chosen its first winner today. The Awoken, by Katelyn Howes, was picked from more than 2000 entries. The entry is a sci-fi drama telling the story of a young adult who is […]