Marlon Wayans
Marlon Wayans

Marlon Lamont Wayans is a famous actor, comedian, and film producer known for his comedic role in movie Scary Movie, Scary Movie 2, White Chicks, and many more. In 2016, he produced his first movie Fifty Shades of Black. The movie is the parody of the romantic drama film Fifty Shades of Grey.

Quick Biography

The actor comes from the Wayans family of entertainers. The family includes several directors, screenwriters, comedians, and actors. The Wayans started his career with the film I’m Gonna Git You Sucka.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Marlon Lamont Wayans
Age: 50 years old
Birth Date: 29 July 1972
Birth Place: New York City, New York, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: Jehovah’s Witness
Parents: Elvira Alethia and Howell Stouten Wayans
Spouse: Angelica Zachary (m. 1992–2013)
Children: Amai Zackery Wayans and Shawn Howell Wayans
Height: 1.84 m
Weight: 78 kg
Profession: Actor and Producer
Net Worth in 2022: $50 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Marlon Wayans is 50 years old. The height of the actor is 1.84 m, and the weight is 78 kg. The Marlon Wayns has an athletic body. He takes care of his fitness daily.

Education, School/College University

Marlon studied at Fiorello H. Laguardia High School of Music and Art and Performing Art. After that, he attended Howard University in Washington, D.C.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Wayans was born on July 23, 1972, in New York City, New York, the United States to Elvira Alethia and Howell Stouten Wayans. The family of actor follows Jehovah’s Witnesses. The brother of the actors Nadia, Shawn, Keenen Ivory, Damon, Sr., Dwayne and Kim. He is the eldest of ten siblings.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Marlon never married in his life, but Angelica Zachary is the mother of his two children. On May 24, 2000, his first son Amai Zackery Wayans was born, whereas second son Shawn Howell Wayans born on February 3, 2002. Wayans was a close friend of rapper Tupac Shakur.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Divorced
When did he get married? (married date): 1992
Does he have any relationship affair? N/A
Wife/Spouse? (name): Angelica Zachary (m. 1992–2013)
Kids: Shawn Howell Wayans, Amai Zackary Wayans

Professional Life and Career

The actor started his career with comedy television series In Living Colour from 1992 to 1993. He appeared with his siblings in the series. Marlon also worked WB sitcom The Wayans Bros with brother Shawn Wayans.

In 1992, the actor considered for the role of Robin in 1992 movie Batman Returns, but the characters removed from the film due to too many characters. The Marlon signed for the role of Two-Face in Batman Forever, but the film was recast, and the actor again removed from the film. In 2009, the actor starred in action movie G.I Joe: The Rise of Cobra along with Chinning Tatum.

The actor received a penalty for his Batman contract. The first two movies produced by Marlon was Scary Movie and Scary Movie 2. In 2000, the actor worked in Requiem for a Dream as Tyrone C. Love. The actor is also partnering up with Shots Studios to release his own YouTube Channel. He also created videos with other YouTubers named Anwar Jibawi and Hannah Stocking.

In 2014, the actor created a comedy show Funniest Wins. The show aired on TBS in June-August 2014. The comedian partnered with Randy Adams for creating What the Funny, which is a digital media company. The actor did the United States tour with his brothers. In 2017, the actor starred in the movie Naked which released on Netflix.

Awards & Nominations

In 2004, the actor won Best Comedy Award in the category Outstanding Writing for a Box Office Movie for White Chicks. The Marlon nominated for several awards named Awards Circuit Community Awards, Black Reel Awards, Blockbusters Entertainment Awards, Chlotrubis Awards, Kid’s Choice Awards, and MTV Movie + TV Awards.

Marlon Wayans Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

Marlon Wayans Net Worth
Marlon Wayans Net Worth

As of 2022, The net worth of Marlon Wayans is $50 million. The earn huge amount by producing and acting in the movie. He helps in writing a Scary Movie, which earned film more than $280 million against a budget of $19 million. In 2013, he also produced and wrote the movie A Haunted House, which helps to earn $60 million against a budget of $2.5 million. The movie was a big financial success.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

The Marlon Wayans stated that the Game of Thrones has a lack of black actors. He points out that the show dragons also do not get enough respect.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 63,257 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 2.03m followers. On MARLON WAYANS Instagram account, he has around 3.5m followers while on YouTube, MARLON WAYANS has around 182,165 subscribers.

Marlon Wayans is a talented actor and a good human being. He worked and produced several movies. The actor supports several foundations named Ante Up For Africa, Chrysalis, Get Schooled Foundation, Keep A Child Alive, Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation, Multiple Sclerosis Society, and Vine Group.


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