Marlon Wayans Biography

Marlon Wayans originally Marlon Lamont Wayans was born in New York City, New York, United States on 23rd July 1972.

Marlon Wayans is a cultivated American performer, comic, filmmaker, and screenwriter best perceived for featuring in movies like ‘G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra‘, ‘Terrifying Movie‘ and ‘A Haunted House‘ and sitcoms like ‘The Wayans Bros.’ and ‘Marlon.’

Originating from the Wayans group of performers that incorporate various chiefs, screenwriters, entertainers, and on-screen characters, Marlon began off his on-screen venture with a bit job in the film ‘I’m Gonna Git You Sucka.’ Throughout the years he has teamed up with his sibling Shawn Wayans on a few tasks including satire films ‘White Chicks‘, ‘Unnerving Movie‘ and ‘Frightening Movie 2’.

Marlon Wayans has additionally featured and contributed as author and maker in eminent movies like ‘A Haunted House,’ ‘A Haunted House 2‘ and ‘Fifty Shades of Black.’ Aside from the typical comedies, he has performed in striking movies like ‘G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra‘ and ‘Composition for a Dream.’ He helped to establish the urban satire advanced media organization ‘What the Funny‘ with Randy Adams. Marlon made his very own sitcom with Christopher Moynihan titled ‘Marlon’ that circulated on NBC for two seasons in 2017 and 2018 individually.


Marlon Wayans Movies

White Chicks (2004), Scary Movie (2000), The Little Man (2000), Haunted House (2003), Naked (2017), Fifty Shades of Black (2016), Scary Movie 2 (2001), A Haunted House 2 (2014), Requiem for a Dream (2000), Scary Movie 3 (2003), G. i. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009), The 6th Man (1997), Scary Movie 4 (2007), The LadyKillers (2004), Marmaduke (2010),

Marlon Wayans Sibling

Shawn Wayans (brother), Damon Wayans (brother), Keenen Ivory Wayans (brother), Kim Wayans (sister), Elvira Wayans (sister), Nadia Wayans (sister)

Marlon Wayans Age

46 years old (as of 2019)

Marlon Wayans Son

Shawn Howell Wayans

Marlon Wayans Height


Marlon Wayans Daughter

Amai Zackary Wayans

Marlon Wayans Net Worth

$40 million

Quick Facts of Marlon Wayans

Birth Date 23rd July 1972
Nickname Marlon
Birth Place New York City, New York, United States
Zodiac Leo
Profession Actor, Comedian
Active Year 1988-Present
Marital Status Married
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black
Religion Jehovah’s Witnesses
Height 6 feet 1 inch
Weight 76
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Relationship Married
Spouse Angelica Zachary
Net Worth $40 million

Early Life

Marlon was born on July 23, 1972, in New York City, USA as the youngest offspring of grocery store director Howell Stouten Wayans and homemaker and social specialist Elvira Alethia (Green) among their ten youngsters. His dad was a passionate Jehovah’s Witness. His nine kin are Dwayne, Keenen Ivory, Damon, Kim, Elvira, Nadia, Diedre, Vonnie, and Shawn, every one of whom is related to media outlets.

He experienced childhood in the lodging ventures of New York City and went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia high school of Music and Art and humanities. Following secondary school examines, Marlon went to Howard University in Washington, D.C.


Marlon facilitated the 2000 MTV Video Music Awards alongside Shawn and furthermore played out a drama with Lars Ulrich in the occasion hung on September 7, 2000, at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City. He featured alongside Tom Hanks in the Joel, and Ethan Coen coordinated American dark parody spine chiller film ‘The Ladykillers.’

The film turned into a film industry accomplishment upon its discharge on March 26, 2004. Proceeding onward he composed, delivered and featured in two parody films with Shawn to be specific ‘White Chicks‘ (2004) and ‘Little Man‘(2006), which were coordinated by Keenen.

Both the movies ended up hair-raising hits at film industry along these lines increasing acclaim of Wayans siblings. The Wayans additionally created a progression of kids’ TV specials titled ‘Thugaboo‘ that was first communicated on Nicktoons on August 11, 2006.

Marlon’s next remarkable film out of satire class was the American military-sci-fi activity film ‘G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra‘ that discharged on August 7, 2009. He assumed the job of Wallace A. Weems/Ripcord in it and by and by demonstrated that he could pull off both comedic and genuine jobs with incredible élan.

The film opened on the movies and earned more than $302 million worldwide against a financial plan of $175 million. He assumed the featuring job of Malcolm Johnson on January 11, 2013, discharged American farce parody blood and guts movie ‘A Haunted House’ where he additionally contributed as essayist and maker. Michael Tiddes coordinated the movie.

Even though panned by pundits, the film turned into an enormous business achievement. He repeated the job in the film’s 2014 blockbuster hit continuation ‘A Haunted House 2‘ aside from contributing as essayist maker.

American mate cop activity parody film ‘The Heat‘ saw him featuring as Special Agent Levy sharing screen space with Sandra Bullock among others. It discharged in the US on June 28, 2013, and turned into a hair-raising hit at film industry separated from getting commonly positive basic surveys.

He facilitated the American unscripted tv amusement show ‘Most entertaining Wins‘ that broadcast on TBS from June 20, 2014, to August 15 that year. He co-composed, co-delivered and furthermore featured as Christian Black in the Michael Tiddes coordinated American satire film ‘Fifty Shades of Black‘ that discharged dramatically on January 29, 2016.

A farce of American sexual sentimental show flick ‘Fifty Shades of Gray‘ (2015), the film earned $22 million worldwide against a financial plan of $5 million.

He featured in his very own sitcom, ‘Marlon,‘ an American satire TV arrangement that debuted on NBC on August 16, 2017, and kept running for ten scenes in the primary season till September 13, 2017. The second period of the arrangement was restored by NBC that kept running for another ten scenes from June 14, 2018, to July 12, 2018.

Relationships of Marlon Wayans

The performing artist was in a long haul association with Angelica Zachary before the two got hitched in 2005. They right now have two youngsters together – Amai Zackary Wayans and Shawn Howell Wayans.

Net Worth of Marlon Wayans

The net worth of Marlon Wayans is $40 million.

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