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Marlon Wayans

Marlon L. Wayans was born on July 23, 1972 in New York City. He is the brother of Nadia Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Damon Wayans, Dwayne Wayans, and Kim Wayans; all celebrities in their own right. Wayans went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City, the school made famous in Fame. He then went on to attend Howard University. Wayans was a member of the 1993 cast of In Living Color, a comedy sketch program created by his brother Keenen Ivory Wayans. From 1995 until 1999, Wayans co-starred in the WB sitcom The Wayans Bros. with brother Shawn Wayans. He has produced the first two films of the Scary Movie series, in which he and Shawn were credited writers and co-stars. He also produced a cartoon on Nickelodeon called Thugaboo (2006). Though primarily a comedic actor, he garnered considerable critical acclaim for his dramatic turn in Requiem for a Dream (2000). His other film credits include. I’m Gonna Git you Sucka (1988), Mo’Money (1992), Above the Rim (1994), Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking your Juice in the Hood (1995), The LadyKillers (2004), White Chicks (2004), Little Man (2006), Norbit (2007) and most recently, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009). Description above from the Wikipedia article Marlon Wayans, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 23, 1972 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
28
First Appeared:
In the series MTV Video Music Awards 1984-09-14
Latest Project:
Movie Fifty Shades of Black 2016-01-28
Known For
Poster of Fifty Shades of Black
Poster of The Heat
Filmography
Movie Fifty Shades of Black Christian 2016-01-28
Series Lip Sync Battle Himself 2015-04-02
Series I Can Do That Himself - Host 2015-05-26
Movie A Haunted House 2 Malcolm 2014-04-17
Movie A Haunted House Malcolm 2013-01-11
Movie The Heat Levy 2013-06-27
Movie Marmaduke Lightning (voice) 2010-06-04
Movie Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy Himself 2009-01-01
Movie Dance Flick Mr. Moody 2009-05-22
Movie G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Ripcord 2009-08-04
Movie Norbit Buster 2007-02-08
Movie Little Man Calvin 2006-08-31
Movie The Ladykillers Gawain MacSam 2004-03-25
Movie White Chicks Marcus Copeland 2004-06-23
Movie Scary Movie 2 Shorty Meeks 2001-07-04
Movie Scary Movie Shorty Meeks 2000-07-07
Movie The Tangerine Bear: Home in Time for Christmas! 2000-01-01
Movie Requiem for a Dream Tyrone C. Love 2000-10-27
Movie Dungeons & Dragons Snails 2000-12-08
Movie Senseless Darryl Witherspoon 1998-02-20
Movie The Sixth Man Kenny Tyler 1997-03-28
Movie Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood Loc Dog 1996-01-12
Series The Parent 'Hood Unknown 1995-01-18
Series The Wayans Bros. Marlon Williams 1995-01-11
Series Mr. Show with Bob and David KKK Member 1995-11-03
Movie Above the Rim Bugaloo 1994-03-23
Movie Mo' Money Seymour Stewart 1992-07-24
Series MTV Video Music Awards Host - Himself 1984-09-14