Issa Rae Launches Hoorae Production Company, Bringing Together Issa Rae Productions And Raedio
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Issa Rae Launches Hoorae Production Company, Bringing Together Issa Rae Productions And Raedio

Issa Rae is relaunching her production company under a new name, Hoorae. As Variety reports, Hoorae now encompasses what was originally Issa Rae Productions as well as management company ColorCreative and music label Raedio.

According to Variety, Hoorae’s upcoming projects include HBO docuseries Seen & Heard, comedy series Tre Cnt, HBO Max’s Rap S—, Netflix’s Ghost in the Machine, Monkeypaw Productions and Universal’s Sinkhole and Spyglass’ Perfect Strangers.

Sara Rastogi has been promoted to the position of senior vice president of development at Hoorae and will report to Hoorae film and TV president Montrel McKay. In a statement, Rastogi said that working with Rae and the Hoorae team “has been refreshing and rewarding.”

Issa invests in people and has cultivated an empowering company culture that allows us to take big risks, challenge ourselves, and industry norms,” she continued. “I am excited to continue growing with the company, in short Hoorae!”

Rae’s upcoming acting roles include the next season of Insecure.

 

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