Issa Dee


Issa is the main protagonist in the tv show Insecure

Issa is played by Issa Rae.


Issa Dee is a 29-year old woman working as a Youth Liaison for the non-profit youth organization We Got Y’all. Entering the last year of her twenties, Issa is uncertain of both her career and love life, and believes that she only has a year to figure out her life. Issa works at  a non-profit that helps inner-city students in Los Angeles.


Issa is trying to figure out life, relationships, work. She can be awkward and funny but very charming. She enjoys free-styling and sometimes even gets out of in front of the mirror and onto a mic on stage.


Issa is in a relationship with live in boyfriend Lawrence in Season 1. She also has an on-again off-again romance with Daniel, who she knew growing up. 

Molly is Issa's best friend.


This character appears in these episodes...


"Black women aren’t bitter, they’re just tired of being expected to settle for less." (in Insecure as Fuck)

"I don't know what you just said, but do you know who does? God." (in Ready-Like)


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