Issa Rae spoke with Cosmopolitan for their July 2018 issue in anticipation of Season 3 of her hit show, Insecure. On how she wants women of color to be seen on screen she says, “I prioritize making darkskinned women desirable. You don’t see a lot of dark-skin representation. That’s been overlooked. Also, seeing them as beautiful, in addition to desirable, which are two very different things.” Read more here and see photos from her spread below.

Images by Jason Kim

Styled by Jason Rembert

Source: Cosmopolitan


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