Insecure‘s Exclusive NOLA Wine Down Wows Essence Fest
HBO celebrated Insecure’s upcoming third season with a deliciously swanky affair at the Ace Hotel during Essence Fest weekend in NOLA. The invite-only “Wine Down” treated guests to an engaging conversation between the show’s Creator/Executive Producer and star Issa Rae, co-star Yvonne Orji and Executive Producer Prentice Penny.
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@insecurehbo’s deliciously swanky NOLA Wine Down had EVERYTHING: Exquisite eats, Godiva deliciousness (@issarae 😍@yvonneorji 😍), a surprise performance by @ellamai, your favorite new funnyman @comedianlilrel, panty-melters (@ronejae 👀 Y’lan Noel 👀), fly somebodies & an appearance from @iamderay’s world-famous vest in one magically melaniny room ✨ #EssenceFest (📸: Dorothy Hong/Team Epiphany/Getty) **Swipe**
Oh, but it gets better: Rising R&B star Ella Mai came thru with a surprise performance of her summer smash “Boo’d Up” as the cast and crowd got their life! Moments later, guests enjoyed brunch-style bites (headlined by theee most delectable shrimp & grits eveeer), fancy show-themed cocktails and hip-moving sounds by DJ Jasmine Solano.
Insecure Season 3 premieres exclusively on HBO on Sunday, August 12th at 10:30 PM ET/PT. For more info visit http://www.hbo.com/insecure.
Photo credit: Dorothy Hong/Team Epiphany/Getty