Issa Rae is the Emmy-nominated creator and star of HBO’s hit series Insecure, which just launched its third season (Sundays 10:30pm EST). But how is she with spicy food? Find out as the multitalented writer, producer, and actress traces her “glow up” from the dorm rooms of Stanford to heights of TV. As she battles the wings of death, Issa breaks down millennial dating terms, explains how she may have inspired Cardi B, and graces the Hot Ones stage with one of its most memorable musical performances.
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