Secure your calendars for July 23, because “Insecure” is back for another season — and from the newly released trailer, it looks Issa Rae and her friends are in for a rocky ride.
When Issa Rae’s acclaimed HBO series returns, her newly single character is struggling with the painfully awkward world of dating — and still thinking about ex-boyfriend Lawrence (Jay Ellis). “I betrayed his trust, and i have to give him space to forgive me,” she tells her friends. (And yes, her old flame Daniel makes an appearance.)
Meanwhile, her best friend Molly (Yvonne Orji) is facing some harsh realities of being a woman in the workplace — when she realizes she gets paid less than a white male colleague.
At a recent appearance at the BET Awards, Rae told Entertainment Tonight that next season will pick up where last season left off.
“We’re leaving no stone unturned,” said Rae. “If you have questions, they are gonna be answered [in the] first episode…. I think there are things that haven’t been explored that will be explored around season two. The truth will be revealed.”
The Writers Guild of America has bulked up its lawsuit with additional fraud allegations against Hollywood’s four biggest talent agencies. The WGA amended its suit Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court with the claim that CAA, WME, UTA and ICM partners have engaged “constructive fraud” by allegedly placing their own interests ahead of their clients [...]
“GLOW” star Betty Gilpin is getting used to people on the street congratulating her for her hit TV show. But here’s the weird part: Some of them are congratulating her for “Killing Eve.” For the record, Gilpin does not play international assassin Villanelle on AMC’s and BBC America’s “Killing Eve.” That character is played by [...]
Jason Mitchell is being dropped from a number of his current and upcoming projects. Variety has confirmed that the up and coming actor will not return for “The Chi’s” already announced third season, with Season 2 of the show currently airing on Showtime. In addition, Mitchell will no longer be starring in the Netflix film “Desperados,” in [...]
In today’s roundup, Maisie Williams will guest judge on “RuPaul’s Drag Race UK” and “Drunk History” will return with eight new episodes to Comedy Central. DATES Comedy Central‘s “Drunk History” will return with eight new episodes beginning with “Derek Waters’ Believe It or Not” Tuesday, June 18 at 10 p.m. The series premiere of “Alternatino [...]
Lisa Kudrow has signed on to star in and executive produce the comedy pilot “Good People” currently in the works at Amazon, Variety has learned. The half-hour project hails from writers and executive producers Whitney Cummings and Lee Daniels, with Cummings also set to star. It centers on three generations of women working in the [...]
Spoiler alert: Do not read until you’ve watched “The Iron Throne,” the series finale of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” aka season 8, episode 6. Bran Stark may have a perpetual poker face, but “Game of Thrones” fans certainly had a lot of feelings about him Sunday night. The stony faced character was the No. 1 [...]
Prequels are coming. Fans looking for their next fix after “Game of Thrones,” rest assured, plans are already in the works to cash in on George R.R. Martin’s expansive fantasy universe. HBO has been tight-lipped about details, but at least one prequel series has already been ordered with four others in development. Ancient History The [...]