We just discovered the news that comedic actor/writer Issa Rae, probably best known for the hit Awkward Black Girl web series, is jumping into television as she will be premiering three television pilots produced by her company ColorCreative.TV at the 2014 Urbanworld Film Festival!
According to industry insiders, all three pilots have an excellent chance of making it to television as Rae is quickly becoming one of the most talked about future TV producers.
Here is a listing of the shows:
A dark comedy following the odd couple relationship of a depressed carpet cleaner who’s forced to do clean up jobs for a no-nonsense hitman. Written by Shawn Boxe and directed by Victoria Mahoney.
Words With Girls
A lesbian relationship comedy centered on a group of 20-something, fast-talking, attitude-having LA transplants. Written by Brittani Nichols and directed by Tessa Blake.
A quirky buddy comedy about two best pals navigating love, life and medical marijuana in urban Los Angeles. Written by Syreeta Singleton and directed by Daven Baptiste.
Stay tuned as this story is still developing!