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Issa Rae Joins the Cast of YA Film Adaptation of ‘The Hate U Give’

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Variety reported, Issa Rae (HBO’s Insecure) has been cast in the film adaptation of YA novel  “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas.  Rae is joining the lead Amanda Sternberg. She’s playing April, an activist that will help Starr (Stenberg) to find her voice. The Hate U Give, which also stands for T.H.U.G. is inspired by the Black […]