Season 5 of Insecure is coming soon! Insecure is an American comedy-drama TV series created by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore. The series premiered on September 23, 2016. HBO Now and HBO Go announced season 5 to premiere on October 24, 2021. Insecure has always been a fan favorite because of its honest portrayal of black life in America. This show tackles the issues that many people are facing today, including racism at work, sexism in society, insecurity about your body image, and more!
It was one of the top 10 television programs of the year, with Insecure was nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series at the 2017 NAACP Image Awards. In addition to this, Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore were also both nominated as well! The show has won two Primetime Emmy Award nominations in 2016 and 2018 .
Release Dates and More News
The release dates for Insecure Season five have not been announced yet. However, HBO did announce that the show would be premiering on October 24th, 2021, at 11 PM EST .
HBO dropped the teaser of season 5 on Monday, May 13th. Insecure Season five will be the final season of the show! It was rather disheartening to hear from HBO that Insecure would be coming to an end after the upcoming season five. However, we were reassured that there will still be a final special for Insecure.
The filming of the series began in November 2020. The fifth season of the show was written during the global pandemic. Insecure season five will be based on the world of today. Like what the theme is going to be like, there are no reports yet. However, we can expect it to take place in Los Angeles, California.
The show has been praised for its portrayal of African Americans and women. It also takes inspiration from Issa Rae’s life.
Issa Rae and Insecure
Issa Rae has been a success in her career ever since Insecure. In 2017, she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy. In 2019 The Hollywood Reporter listed Rae as #50 on their list of “Hollywood’s Top 100 Power Showrunners”.
She is also an author who writes about relationships and sexuality among Black millennials. She has shared her concerns regarding the show Insecure. In 2017, she expressed her interest in slowing down the show’s production schedule because of its difficulty in finding enough excellent writers.
She speaks about the development of the background Insecure. In 2019, she stated that her main focus is to make sure they write really good books, and it’s not about them trying to get a check or anything like that. It’s just like: this is what feels right for Insecure.
Issa is excited to see Molly return. In 2019, Insecure’s creator Issa Rae discussed the future of her show. She said that she has a lot to say about Molly because there are so many things left unsaid in their relationship.