Jay Ellis & Yvonne Orji To Co-Star In Issa Rae’s HBO Comedy Pilot ‘Insecure’

The Gamee‘s Jay Ellis and Nigerian actress Yvonne Orji have been cast opposite Issa Rae in HBO’s comedy pilot Insecure. Co-written by Rae and Larry Wilmore and directed by music video director Melina Matsoukas, Insecure focuses on the awkward experiences and racy tribulations of a modern day African-American woman through the eyes of Issa Dee, played by Rae. Ellis will play Lawrence, Issa’s depressed and unemployed boyfriend, who has been getting his act together for four years. Orji is Molly, Issa’s best friend. While very successful in her corporate work life, she is very unsuccessful in her love life. Congrat Yvonne!! 

  Via deadline.com

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