Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore and Issa Rae join forces for new HBO series

By | August 7, 2013 at 1:46 pm | No comments | Comedy Briefs, TV/Movies | Tags: , ,

Daily Show correspondent and severely underrated television writer Larry Wilmore and rising star Issa Rae are working together to co-write a comedy series for HBO. The comedy will star Rae, and similar to her popular webseries, The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, the show will focus on awkward moments and the race-based adversity of a modern day African American woman, reports Deadline. Details of the cast and title of the show are still unknown.

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