Issa Rae is the cover girl for Who What Wear‘s February 2020 issue.

In February. the 34-year-old will play the lead in a romantic drama, “The Photograph” and later this year “Insecure“, the hit HBO show she created and stars in, will return for its fourth season. In April she will star alongside Kumail Nanjiani in “The Lovebirds“, a rom-com that she executive produced. And now Issa is looking absolutely stunning as the cover star in Who What Wear magazine.

In her interview with the magazine, Issa Rae says her busy schedule feels like a lot, but she is excited nonetheless for her fans to see what she has been up to. Issa Rae says she’s ready to show us just how multifaceted the real Issa really is:

I want to try different things and see what I can do,” she muses. “I don’t want to just play myself, so I want to be able to experiment. Some of the things that I have on the slate to actually act in are very different. I don’t want to get caught in a comfort zone. I don’t want anybody to be able to put me in a box.

Issa also opened up about her self discovery and growth, she says continuing “Insecure”, starring in back-to-back feature films, launching a record label, co-owning a coffee shop and Operating two production companies could seem like a lot but she definitely loves what she does so it makes it easier.

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