Facts of Jo-Issa Rae Diop
|Full Name:||Jo-Issa Rae Diop|
|Age:||35 years 1 months|
|Birth Date:||January 12, 1985|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Scorpio, Virgo, Taurus|
|Birth Place:||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Father's Name:||Dr. Abdoulaye Diop|
|Mother's Name:||Delyna Diop|
|Marital Status:||In Relation|
|Profession:||Actress, Director, Writer|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Net Worth:||$4 million|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (Senegalese, African-American)|
|Waist Size:||28 inch|
|Bra Size:||37 inch|
|Hip Size:||38 inch|
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Issa Rae is an American actress, writer, director, and producer who rose to fame with the YouTube web series Awkward Black Girl, she has starred in Insecure which earned her two Golden Globe Award nominations.
Issa Rae: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
She was born as Jo-Issa Rae Diop on January 12, 1985, in Los Angeles, California, the USA to Senegalese father Dr. Abdoulaye Diop, a pediatrician and neonatologist and African-American mother Delyna Diop, a teacher.
She has 4 siblings and one of her brothers is named Lamine ‘Enimal’ Diop.
She joined King Drew Magnet High School of Medicine and Science where she started acting. She went on to study at Stanford University and graduated from the same with a Bachelor of Arts degree in African and African-American Studies.
Her ethnicity is multi-ethnic (Senegalese, African-American) and holds American citizenship.
Issa Rae: Professional Career
She used to make music videos, wrote and directed plays during her college days. There she met Tracy Oliver, who helped produce Awkward Black Girl as well as starred as Nina. The pair started taking Awkward Black Girl seriously after the web series took off in 2011.
After that, she collaborated with singer, rapper, songwriter Pharrell on his YouTube channel iamOTHER to premiere the season two of Awkward Black Girl.
Rae worked with actor, writer, comedian Larry Wilmore in 2013 to create comedy-drama TV series Insecure, which was eventually picked up by HBO in early 2015 and release in 2016. The show has been running for three successful seasons.
Her other notable films and TV series include The Hate U Give (2018), Hair Love (2019), The Photograph (2020), The Lovebirds (2020), True Friendship Society (2013), The Choir (2013-2015), BoJack Horseman (2018), A Black Lady Sketch Show (2019).
Income, Salary, Net Worth
Her estimated net worth is to be around $4 million USD.
Is Issa Rae married?
Rae engaged to her longtime boyfriend Louis Diame, a businessman in March 2019. The couple is very private in their relationship and is yet to share details of their wedding.
Issa Rae: Height, Weight, Eye Color
She has a height of 5 ft. 9 inches and weighs 63 kg. Rae has black eyes and black hair. Her body measurements are 37-28-38 inches and her bra size is 36A.
She has around 2.4M followers on Instagram, about 1.12M followers on Twitter, and around 70k followers on Facebook.