Louis Diame - Updated Jun 2024

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Dakar, Senegal
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Dakar, Senegal
Louis Diame

Louis Diame is the Celebrity husband of American actress Issa Rae. Louis Diame is a Senegalese businessman who came to the limelight after his marriage to Issa Rae.

Early Life

Louis Diame was born in 1983 in Dakar, Senegal. He is 41 years old in 2024. His nationality is Senegalese. His ethnicity is African.

Louis follows Christianity. As Louis is a very private person, there are no other details on his parents, siblings, friends, and early childhood.

Diame is a businessman so he must have a degree in business administration/commerce/finance.

Louis Diame – Net Worth 2024

Louis Diame is a businessman. He earned his wealth doing business deals. However, there are no exact details on his net worth.

Meanwhile, his wife Issa has a net worth of $4 million. She earned her fortune from her successful career as an actress, writer, and producer.

Relationship Status

Louis is a married man. He is married to American actress Issa Rae. There are no exact details or timeline on how they met. But a Washington Post article in 2012 referred to him as his boyfriend of Rae.

Issa revealed her wedding to long-time partner Louis via Instagram sharing photos of her wedding dress on July 26, 2021.

She shared several photos of her wedding which was held in France. The couple married in  Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France.

Diame wore a red-colored suit while the actress wore a custom-made Vera Wang gown on their wedding day.

Louis proposed to Issa in March 2019 after dating her for a long time. Louis and Issa made their first public appearance as a couple at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards.

The rumors spread that Louis and Issa were engaged when she was seen wearing a diamond ring when she appeared on the cover of Essence in April 2019.

However, the news was never confirmed. He also appeared briefly in episode 7 of her web series The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl.

The couple kept their relationship and love life hidden from the spotlight. But the couple attended several red carpets over the years. The couple currently resides in L.A.

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Caption: Louis and Issa posing for a photo at their wedding Source: Times of India

Career and Professional Life

Louis Diame is a Businessman. He is also an independent Banking Professional in the Los Angeles area according to his profile on LinkedIn profile. There are no details on what type of industry he is involved in.

His wife Issa Rae is a famous American actress, writer, and producer. She has starred in various films such as The Hate U Give, Little, The Photograph, and many more. She is also co-creator, co-writer, and star of the HBO television series Insecure. Insecure was nominated for multiple Golden Globes Awards and Primetime Emmy Awards.

In 2015, her memoir The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, published, was a New York Times best-seller. In 2018, Rae was named to the annual Time 100 list of the world’s most influential people.

Body Measurements

Louis Diame has a height of 5 feet 11 inches and he weighs 79kg. He has a very athletic built body. Diame has black hair and his eyes are black. Diame also has a black beard.

Louis Diame – Social Media

Louis Diame keeps his private life away from the media. So he isn’t big on social media. But his wife Issa is active on some social media platforms.

Louis Diame has an Instagram account @issarae with 3.6m followers. She also has a Twitter account @IssaRae with 1.6m followers. However, Issa doesn’t post quite often.