HBO has picked up Issa Rae comedy-drama Insecure to series.
The half-hour comedy examines the friendship of two modern-day African-American women and their uncomfortable experiences and racy tribulations.
Rae stars as Issa Dee opposite Yvonne Orji (Love That Girl!), who will play Issa’s best friend, Molly. Although she is very successful professionally in the corportate world, Molly is not so successful in her love life.
Jay Ellis (The Game) also stars as Lawrence, Issa’s depressed and unemployed boyfriend who has been trying to get his act together for the past four years.