Issa Rae Set to Star in Romantic Comedy ‘American Princess’ Written & Directed by Black Women

October 12, 2018

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Issa Rae will star in Fox’s romantic comedy ‘American Princess’ from director Stella Meghie.

According to Page Six, the ‘Insecure’ creator will “play an American woman who moves to London, finds herself drawn into a world of wealth and high society, and falls in love in a very unexpected way.”



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The script was written by Amy Aniobi. Who has also collaborated with Rae on ‘Insecure’ as a co-producer and writer.  

You can expect to see Issa Rae in the following new projects ‘The Hate U Give’ and Marsai Martin’s ‘Little.’

Yesss Issa!