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Insecure 

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Follows the awkward experiences and racy tribulations of a modern-day African-American woman.

Creators:

Issa Rae, Larry Wilmore
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Season 4 Premiere



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Sunday, September 30, 2018

After facing numerous obstacles, Issa gets discouraged about her project. Molly helps give Issa a drama-free 30th birthday.


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Sunday, September 23, 2018

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 17 wins & 58 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Issa Rae ...  Issa Dee 24 episodes, 2016-2018
Yvonne Orji ...  Molly Carter / ... 24 episodes, 2016-2018
Jay Ellis ...  Lawrence Walker 20 episodes, 2016-2018
Lisa Joyce ...  Frieda 18 episodes, 2016-2018
Natasha Rothwell ...  Kelli 17 episodes, 2016-2018
Y'lan Noel ...  Daniel King 14 episodes, 2016-2018
Amanda Seales ...  Tiffany DuBois 12 episodes, 2016-2018
Neil Brown Jr. ...  Chad Kerr 11 episodes, 2016-2018
Catherine Curtin ...  Joanne 11 episodes, 2016-2018
Mason McCulley ...  Ken 11 episodes, 2016-2018
Veronica Mannion ...  Kitty 10 episodes, 2016-2018
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Follows the awkward experiences and racy tribulations of a modern-day African-American woman.

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She's trying hard AF. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Insecure See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

3 Arts Entertainment See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Creator and star Issa Rae is a 2007 graduate of Stanford University where she earned her Bachelor's degree in African and African-American Studies. While a student at Stanford, she wrote and directed music videos, plays, and created her own mockids reality web series. See more »

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Brilliant
20 October 2016 | by nuccinfutzSee all my reviews

Just the everyday life of a lady who runs into everyday issues while black. Love the show, funny, accurate, and just awesome. Loving this spin off can't wait to see more. I am very interested with the focus placed on Issa's thoughts, this truly makes her and the show instantly lovable. The co star molly also brings a very true and accurate representation on professionally accomplished women who in-turn almost surely are considered over qualified for meaningful relationships. I am hoping this will change the dynamics of how African women are perceived both personally and professionally. The perspective of insecure is spot on and there is no doubt it truly mirrors a few of the struggles of A.A. Women today. I am glad to see some of the characters from the YouTube series The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl they are faces I recognize. Though their characters have changed they truly make the transition from the YouTube series to the HBO series very familiar yet fresh at the same time. So far I have enjoyed laughing and relating to the characters and I am looking forward to future episodes.


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