Issa Rae is an American actress, director, writer, producer as well as a web series creator is widely known for being the creator of a YouTube series called Awkward Black Girl. Since the premiere of the show, she has developed her own YouTube platform in which she features various of the contents created by the people of color. Her shows have gained more than 20 million views and more than 200000 subscribers on the YouTube.
To talk about the personal life biography of her, Rae has not been married yet. As she has kept her personal life secret, there is also no any news found about whether she has a boyfriend or dating anyone.
Now, let us gain few more information related to the bio of Rae which has been extracted from various sources. She is the native of Los Angeles, California, United States. She was born on 12th January of 1985 which has now made her 31 years old. Although she is known by the name Issa Rae, her full name is Jo-Issa Rae Diop. She is the daughter of her parents Dr. Abdoulaye Diop and Delyna Diop. Her other family members also include her four siblings.
Rae went to study at the King-Drew Magnet High School of Medicine and Science and got graduated from there. It was there when she started acting. After that, she attended the Stanford University from where she graduated in 2007 with a Major in African and African-American studies. After college, she received a theater fellowship at the Public Theater.
She also worked odd jobs and at one point, she was struggling to decide between the business school and law school. But, she abandoned both the ideas when the Awkward Black Girl started taking off in 2011. Since then, she has made her appearance in numbers of the movies such as So Jaded, Hard Times, The Couple, A Bitter Lime, Little Horribles, The Number, Head Cases and more.
Issa Rae is one of the most popular and loved celebrity on the television screen whom we’ve been knowing and seeing daily. Some of you may also be the fan of her since a long time as well as some of you may also love to access some other news related to her. Some of us may also have the information regarding her movies, personal life, as well as the professional career from different gossip pages, newspaper, and magazines. Rae has been active in this field since 2011 and during these periods, she has already gained numbers of fans in her social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Her biography can also be found on different other sites.
Issa Rae stands at the height of 5 feet and 7 inches which is 1.70 m that suit her personality. As she was born in the month of January, her zodiac sign is Capricorn. Her weight has not been recorded yet. She belongs to American nationality. During her career till now, Rae has gained a big amount of the salary and the net worth of her is estimated to be around thousands.