#MondayMotivation | Yvonne Orji: The Wait is Sexy
This week's Monday Motivation comes from one of our best friends, Yvonne, or at least she's our best friend in our head. Anyway... We absolutely adore her as Molly on Issa Rae’s hit series Insecure on HBO. And if you’ve watched the show and are familiar with her character’s acts of promiscuity, you may be surprised to find out that the real life Molly, Yvonne, is a virgin! Yep, that’s right the same lady that plays Molly is a virgin and chooses to remain that way until she finds true love. In this TED Talk from March of 2017, Yvonne gives 5 suggestions for finding love - regardless of your beliefs, values and choices. Because when you find the right person, the wait is worth it.
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Yvonne Orji is a Nigerian-American actress, comedienne and writer who continues to display her versatility and passion with each project she takes on. On television, she stars in HBO’s new comedy series “Insecure”. The show follows the friendship of two modern-day black women and all of their uncomfortable experiences and racy tribulations. Orji stars as one of these women opposite Issa Rae, who is executive producing the show along with Prentice Penny and Melina Matsoukas. She is also currently developing a half-hour sitcom, based on her life entitled “First Gen”, that Oprah and David Oyelowo are executive producing. The show is a comedy about a Nigerian girl who trades medical school for a career in stand-up comedy and the adventures that ensue after her strict African mother discovers her plans.