Issa Rae Teams With Jaboukie Young-White For New HBO Series ‘The Gang’s All Queer’

Published: Saturday 12th Jun 2021 by Sam

Issa Rae continues to add to her packed plate of activity as she prepares for the end of ‘Insecure.’

For, the star has signed on to executive produce a major new HBO show.

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Rae has teamed with Jaboukie Young-White, who is spearheading the series adaptation of Vanessa R. Panfil’s book book ‘The Gang’s All Queer: The Lives of Gay Gang Members.’

Per Variety, the half-hour series follows a closeted twenty-something in Chicago. Mourning a gang-related death, he ditches college to find reckless closure.

Young-White is on board as writer, while Rae will executive produce under her Hoorae imprint alongside Montrel McKay.

The news comes on the heels of Rae’s 8-figure deal with Warner Media (which is HBO’s parent company).

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  1. Are You Kidding Me? June 14, 2021

    He gives me Todrick vibes. Hopefully, I’m wrong.

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