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Marlon Wayans

pramesh Published On Wed Jun 03 2020   Modified On Wed Aug 12 2020
Marlon Wayans

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Full NameMarlon Wayans
First NameMarlon
Last NameWayans
Birth NameMarlon Lamont Wayans
Birth CityNew york
Birth CountryU.S.A
Gender IdentityMale
Marital StatusDivorced
SpouseAngela Zackery(m.1992-div.2013)
No Of Children2
Height185 cm
Weight78 kg
Date of BirthJuly 23,1972
Age48 years


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    What is Marlon Wayans marital status ?Divorced
    How many children does Marlon Wayans have ?2
    Who is Marlon Wayans married with?Angela Zackery(m.1992-div.2013)
    What is the height of Marlon Wayans?185 cm
    What is the weight of Marlon Wayans?78 kg

    Who is Marlon Wayans?

    Marlon (Lamont) Wayans is a famous American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and film producer. He first got recognized as one of the actors of a renowned sitcom, The Wayans Bros., along with his siblings.

    Comedian-Actor Marlon Wayans
    Comedian-Actor Marlon Wayans

    Now, Marlon Wayans is a stand-up comedian, a T.V. celebrity, producer-director, scriptwriter, and a leading actor in movies like A Haunted House released in 2013, The Heat, A Haunted House 2. Moreover, he also was a part of G.I.Joe: The Rise of Cobra in 2009.

    Why is Marlon Wayans Famous?

    The Wayans family has been America's most loved African-family for years now. Likewise, Marlon Wayans also shares the same family heritage, which makes him extremely famous.

    In 1988, Marlon Wayans first appeared as a pedestrian in I'm Gonna Git You Sucka. Then, he collaborated with his brother Shawn Wayans for a W.B. sitcom The Wayans Bros. He is also known for the 2004 movie White Chick and was a leader in a Netflix film Naked.

    Marlon Wayans then appeared on TBS in June till August of 2014, with a comedy competition T.V. show, Funniest Wins. 

    He wrote, produced, and starred in Fifty Shades of Black in 2016. NBC gave him his sitcom, Marlon, which ran for 10-episode in 2017. Further, his ten episodes show Marlon's airing rights were also bought by Netflix, recently.

    Likewise, he also joined the likes of Chris Rock, Kevin Hart, Dave, Dave Chappelle, and Netflix superstar Ali Wong, when he signed a special comedy deal with Netflix.

    With many hit movies, T.V. shows and sitcoms, 45 years old Marlon Waynes has been famous forever.

    Marlon Wayans Bio, Early Life, & Career

    Marlon Wayans was born on July 23, 1972, in New York City, New York. He is the son of Elvira Alethia, a homemaker & social worker, and Howell Stouten Wayans, a supermarket manager.

    He went to Fiorello H. La Guardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York and then attended Howard University in Washington, D.C.

    Comedian-Actor Marlon Wayans Vertical shot.

    Between 1992 and 1993, Marlon Wayans appeared with his siblings on In Living Color. He then co-starred the W.B. sitcom The Wayans Bros. with his siblings from 1995 until 1999.

    He produced the first two Scary Movies released in 2000 and 2001, where he worked as a producer, writer, and co-star.

    He did a full season of a comedy sitcom Marlon with NBC, but in December 2018, NBC canceled the series after two seasons.

    Actor Marlon Wayans
    Actor Marlon Wayans

    Back in September 2017, Variety announced that Marlon Wayans was partnering up with a LA-based entertainment company called Shot Studies to launch his own YouTube channel in September, and now his YouTube channel has 239 thousand subscribers and videos as of now.

    How much is Marlon Wayans Net Worth

    Over the years, Marlon Waynes has produced several hit movies and shows, appeared in numerous comedy specials, sold-out stadiums, and has been a part of several highest grossing sitcoms, which shows the Little Man actor Marlon's level of success. 

    Actor Marlon Wayans shows off his Watch and Hoody
    Actor Marlon Wayans shows off his Watch and Hoody.

    As of 2020, Marlon Wayans has a net worth of $40 million, earned as an actor, producer, writer, and comedian.

    Likewise, all Wayne's brother's net worth is reportedly around $170 million as of 2020.

    Marlon Wayans Relationship Status

    Marlon Wayans was once a married man, glued to his partner Angela Zackery. The duo dated for over two years before getting married in September of 1992. 

    They also share a daughter and a son from their married life. His eldest daughter Amai Zackery Wayans was born on May 24, 2000, and his Shawn Howell Wayans was born on February 3, 2002.

    In his recent Netflix special Woke-ish, he shared that his son is a surprisingly talented basketball player, and he also shared that his daughter shared that she was confused about her sexual orientation. He also shared that whatever be the situation, he would never stop providing unconditional love to his children.

    Marlon Wayans, his Ex-wife Angela Zackery and his children
    Marlon Wayans, his Ex-wife Angela Zackery and his children

    In the same stand-up gig, Marlon accepted he cheated on Angela Zackery, which we believe was the reason behind their divorce in 2013.

    Marlon Wayans Measurements

    Name Marlon Wayans
    Age47 years
    Birth-DateJuly 23, 1972
    Birth-Place New York City, New York, U.S. 
    Height6 ft 1 inch
    Weight78 kg
    Net Worth$40 Million
    Hair ColorBlack

    FAQ's on Marlon Wayans

    1. How much is Marlon Wayans' Net Worth?

    Marlon Wayans is a well-known actor worth $40 million. Likewise, he is best known for starring in films such as 'Scary Movie,' 'Scary Movie 2', 'White Chicks' and 'Little Man.'

    2. How Many Children Does Marlon Wayans have?

    Marlon Wayans has two children: Amai Zackery Wayans, born on May 24, 2000, and Shawn Howell Wayans, born on February 3, 2002. 

    3. When was Marlon Wayans Born?

    Marlon Lamont Wayans was born on July 23, 1972, in New York City, New York. 

    Who Marlon Wayans' Ex-Wife?

    Angela Zackery is Marlon Wayans' former wife. They were married in 1992 and got divorced in 2013.