Issa Rae is absolutely perfect on the cover of the latest issue of cosmopolitan magazine. The Insecure star served us major clean fashion inspiration as she graced the cover of the magazine for it June edition.
The Hollywood star opened up on her life, her career, the legacy she would love to leave behind and the growth of the black community over the years. “I want to be a pop culture staple—a black pop culture staple,” she says. “I want to have an impact on my community. Everything I’ve done has been for—and in thinking of—black people, and I don’t take this moment lightly. I want to do right by us, at the end of the day.”
The actress opened up on what it is like working with other Black creatives like herself. She wants to know who’s hungry” and surround herself with other black creatives so she “can just work. We don’t have to break things down. We understand each other. For me, it’s just about finding who’s got it, who’s got something to say, and who just feels down and with it.”