Most lately, she opened up a couple of disastrous encounter she had with Rihanna at this yr’s Met Gala.
Throughout an look on The Late Present with Stephen Colbert, Issa recounted the precise second she “ruined” the chance to be mates with the beloved badgal.
“I simply noticed her sitting on the desk and I had had a couple of drinks,” she mentioned. “So I used to be like ‘RIhanna’s over there, let me go say hello, she is aware of me, we homegirls.’ And I went as much as her and I used to be like, you already know, tapped her.”
Surprised by Rihanna’s demeanor, Issa added, “And she or he was so pleasant and good, I wasn’t anticipating that, and he or she was like ‘Hey woman, good to see you!’ And I used to be like ‘Uh…oh…we’re, uh…’ and simply excused myself and waked away. So any likelihood that we needed to be finest mates, i ruined it with my drunken nervousness, starstruck-ness.”
Whereas their friendship might need been placed on maintain at this yr’s Met Gala, there may be some hope for a possible bond to kind between Issa Rae and Rihanna. Rae is reportedly penning the script for a Twitter-inspired heist film that is set to star Lupita Nyong’o, Rihanna and the Insecure star.
Check out Issa Rae’s hilarious clarification beneath: