Issa Rae on Her Career: "I'm Super Tired of Asking for Permission"

Issa Rae sat down to discuss her growing career with The Bizz Plan. She began, "I'm really happy with my career so far, but I'm super tired of asking for permission."

Rae goes on to discuss the heightened expectations and long waits that accompany her life as a rising star. Still the writer/producer is forging her own path. This year she released a book The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, and she got a pilot order from HBO.

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