6
Sep
2018

“Insecure” Renewed For Season 4!

Written by TJB Writer in Blog

Issa Rae

“Insecure” Renewed For Season 4!

Good news for “Insecure” fans! HBO has reportedly renewed the series for a fourth season. The comedy-drama television series is based partially on Issa Rae’s acclaimed web series Awkward Black Girl.

It was created by Rae and Larry Wilmore, and premiered ins 2016.

Issa, along with the show’s co-stars Lisa Joyce, Natasha Rothwell, Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis, showrunner/ep Prentice Penny, and executive producer Melina Matsoukas.

The series explores the black female experience from the perspective of the two female protagonists, Issa (Issa Rae) and Molly (Yvonne Orji) who have been best friends with each other since their college days at Stanford. They are both in their late 20s, career and relationship experiences are explored. Issa works at a non-profit that benefits middle-school students of color.

Yvonne Orji, Issa Rae

Since its release, the series has gone on to receive critical acclaim. For her performance in Insecure, Rae has earned two Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy, in 2017 and 2018, as well as a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. The series also received a Creative Emmy nomination in 2018 for Outstanding Cinematography for a Single Camera Series (Half-Hour).

Congrats to Insecure!

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