Here’s What It Would Take for Issa Rae to Perform at Trump’s Inauguration

Issa Rae has strong feelings about both President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump. The “Insecure” star recently met the outgoing president at the White House, and could not have been more excited. “I’m just excited that my mom got a hug [from Obama],” Rae told TheWrap’s Stuart Brazell. “I got that on video, she got a hug and a kiss… To have him come down, and then not only shake my hand but stop because he recognized me and Yvonne [Orji], we were both so excited… He points to me and he tells Yvonne, ‘oh, she’s having a good year.’ and I was like, ‘Is he… what? Is he talking about me?'”