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Issa Rae Net Worth
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Issa Rae is best known for her YouTube series Awkward Black Girl garnered over 309, 000 subscribers where she shares content generated by ‘People of Colour'. In 2018, Issa Rae net worth is an estimated $1 Million.
Her full name is Jo Issa Rae Diop and she was born on January 12, 1985, in LA, California, the US to Dr. Abdoulaye Diop- a pediatric physician and mother Delyna Diop- a college tutor from Louisiana, US. While she was in high school her parents divorced making life somewhat hard.
Issa spent her childhood with the family in Dakar, Senegal. Afterward, they moved on to the US with her father who is a pediatric practitioner in Inglewood, California.

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When the family was in living Potomac, Maryland she'd a good life with her buddies, experiencing no discrimination because of her color. But when the family moved to Windsor Hill section in LA that changed, according to her profile on Wikipedia.
Rae graduated from Stanford University in the year 2007, majoring in African and African-American studies. Right after college, she received the fellowship at The Public Theater in NY and she was confused to choose her career in business or in law, but afterward gave up both in the year 2011, thanks to the momentum she got out of her series 'Awkward Black Girl'.

Issa Rae Personal Life and Career

There aren't any details about her marriage and we are not sure if she has a husband or dating. Currently, Issa Rae wears many hats like Web Series Creator, Director, Actor, and Writer. She's the co-writer, creator of Insecure according to Awkward Black Girl and aired is on HBO. 
Issa is multi-talented and played various roles in TV series and movies. Her profile on proves she is a multi-talented character where she's 20 credits as a producer, 14 credits as an actor, 4 credits as a writer, two as director and one charge for Soundtrack.
She was also part of a Television program The Misadventures of an unfortunate black girl between 2011 to 2013.

She's produced a Television program like M.O.Dairies, How Men Become Dogs, Small Horribles, The Choir and much more.
She's written for Insecure, The Choir, Black Twitter Screening, The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl and also did the soundtrack for one episode of The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl.

Issa Rae Accolades

The majority of the times Issa is involved with writing, producing, directing and acting in a series in the exact same time. Some of her best performances in acting could be seen at Inseparable, a bitter lime, protect and serve, insecurity, etc.
She has been nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Performance on Television series And Image awards for Outstanding Actress in comedy series.
She was also nominated for Award for remarkable writing in the comedy series for Insecure, but failed to win any of them. But she won ABFF Star Award. Nevertheless, Issa Rae won the Shorty Award for Best Web Show in 2013 because of her YouTube series The Awkward Black Girl'.
Aside from her filming and Television program actions, in Feb 2015, Issa introduced her memoir that was featured in The NY Times. Issa Rae was featured in Entertainment Weekly's Breaking Big listing, Forbes's 30 under 30 lists, and Glamour Magazine's 35 under 35 lists.

Issa Rae Income and Net Worth

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As of 2017, her net worth is about one million dollars US dollars. Nevertheless, we couldn't locate details about her business model and car collection.
A story was printed on Feb 22, 2017, on that announces the ABFF Rising Star Award for Issa Rae and gives it a brand new nickname Issa Bae.
Certainly, Issa is a lady capable of balancing several hats, her achievement and her award proved that. We expect more creative stories from her pencil and performances in her future career.
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