Issa Rae는 청중이 관심을 가질 수 있도록 자신의 쇼에 백인 캐릭터를 포함하라는 말을 들었다고 말했습니다.

Issa Rae has spoken out about the lack of diversity in TV, 그녀는 한 때 그녀의 쇼에 항상 백인 캐릭터를 포함시켜 프로젝트가 성공할 수 있도록 조언을 받았다고 밝혔습니다. “폭발하다.”

인터뷰에서 Mic magazine, the 36-year-old actress and producer recalls a conversation she had with a former colleague while working on her 2011 web seriesThe Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl,” which led her to believe that the inclusion of White characters would make her shows more relatable.
From the jump in creating the show, it was put in my mind that you had to have a White character to be a bridge, and for people to care, for it to get awards, for it to be considered worthy of the television canon,” she told the magazine.
    According to Rae, the colleague said: “소녀, if you want this sh*t to set off to the next level, you got to put a White character in there, then White people will care about it, then NPR is going to write about your sh*t, and it’ll blow up.
      She used the same approach when she embarked on a career in television in 2016 with her critically acclaimed HBO comedy series “불안정한.” HBO, CNN처럼, 워너미디어 소유.
        Early seasons of the Black woman-centered show featured the character Freida, a White co-worker of Rae’s character, Issa Dee.
        Rae told Mic that she thenstarted actively resistingthe temptation to include another White character, so when her character quit her job in the show, she decided that she no longer wanted Freida to have a recurring role.
          “그리고 나는, F**k no! This is not a show about Freida!” Rae recalled. “I realized, '이런, our show is just about Black characters now in the most refreshing way.'
          I hope that not having to think of an audience that isn’t usand being okay with thatis passed on. I want people to know we are enough.
          The show has since earned 11 Emmy nominations and one Emmy win, and won three NAACP image awards.
          In March this year, Rae signed a new five-year contract with WarnerMedia to develop a number of TV shows and movies.
            I’m thrilled to not only spread my creative wings with the network that makes all of my favorite series,” Rae said in a statement at the time.
            The fifth and final season ofInsecurewill premiere on Sunday, 십월 24.

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