Louis Diame Biography

Louis Diame is a Sinhalese Businessman who works as an Independent Banking professional and is famously known as the husband of Emmy award-nominated actress Issa Rae.

Early Life

Louis was born in the year 1984 although he has not shared the exact date of his birth. He is currently 37 years and is settled in Los Angeles, USA. Louis was born in Senegal, Africa, and in a Senegalese family who later immigrated to the USA. He grew up in the United States and follows the Muslim Religion. Louis has not shared about his parents with the media and is also not known to have any siblings. He has not shared much about his education and qualifications but he is believed to have completed his high school graduation and is also believed to have pursued a college education from an undisclosed institution.

Louis Diame Career

Louis has not shared much about his career and profession except for the fact that he is a successful businessman who works as a professional in the Banking sector. He has also not maintained his LinkedIn profile and has kept it private.

Louis Diame Biography

Real Name Louis Diame
Birth Date 1984
Age (as of 2021) 37
Birth Place Senegal, Africa
Nationality Senegalese
Profession Businessman
Religion Muslim
Sun sign Not Known

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 75 kg  –  in Pounds –  165 lbs
Shoe Size 9 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Type Slim


Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known


School Not Known
College Not Known

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Girlfriend Issa Rae

Personal Life

Louis is currently married to actress Issa Rae. The two have not shared details about how they met and since when they have been dating but rumors of them dating have been around since 2019. They have been believed to be together since 2012 and only recently got married in an intimate wedding ceremony in Saint-Jean-cap-Ferrat France in July 2021. They finally revealed their relationship with a marriage post on Issa Rae’s Instagram where she posted pictures of their wedding day. The post finally confirmed various rumors that had been surrounding them for years.

Louis Diame Net Worth

Louis has been working as a businessman in the banking field for a long time and has now acquired a lot of wealth. He leads a lavish lifestyle and also wears luxurious brands which significantly reflects his worth to be in millions. His net worth as of 2021 is estimated to be around $2 million.


  • Louis was mentioned to be Issa Rae’s boyfriend back in 2012 when the article “Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl” was released by Washington Post.
  • Their engagement news was confirmed by Issa Rae’s co-stars on the HBO show Insecure.
  • Louis joined Issa Rae on the red carpet opening event of the show Insecure in 2016.
  • He also accompanied Issa Rae at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.
  • Louis wore a red Dolce and Gabbana suit on his wedding day.
  • He is not very active on social media platforms.
  • He is fluent in Senegalese and English Languages.

Final Thoughts

Louis is a successful businessman who made it big in his career and is now happily settled with the love of his life. He worked hard to build his career while simultaneously worked out his relationship with the famous Issa Rae. Louis is very down to earth and also reserved in his ways as he is not open put his personal life and stays away from social media. He also seems to prefer a simple yet lavish lifestyle. He is now stepping forward towards a new life journey with his wife and we wish him all the happiness.

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