Jul. 23rd, 1972
New York City, New York, USA
6' 0 1/2
Marlon Wayans' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2014 - A Haunted House 2
2010 - Marmaduke
2009 - Dance Flick
2009 - G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
2007 - Norbit
2004 - The Ladykillers
2004 - White Chicks
2003 - Tupac: Resurrection
2001 - Scary Movie 2
2000 - Scary Movie
2000 - Requiem for a Dream
2000 - Dungeons & Dragons
1998 - Senseless
1997 - The Sixth Man
1996 - Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
1994 - Above The Rim
1992 - Mo' Money
1988 - I'm Gonna Git You Sucka
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Host
- Marlon was originally slated to play Robin/Dick Grayson in "Batman Forever" when Tim Burton was considering directing it, but once Joel Schumacher ultimately took the helm, his vision for the character did not jive with placing Marlon in the role and he instead cast Chris O'Donnell.
- Has two children with girlfriend Angelica Zackary
- Hosted the Best Of Comedia short film screening at the 2007 Just For Laughs International Comedy festival where he treated the audience to an insightful lecture on the history of the short film and its relevance in contemporary comedy film making.
- Graduated from the School of Performing Arts, NY and from Howard University
- Cousin of 'Craig Wayans' (qv). Uncle of 'Damon Wayans Jr.' (qv), 'Michael Wayans' (qv), 'Cara Mia Wayans' (qv), Kyla Wayans, Jolie Ivory Imani Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans Jr., Nala Wayans, Bella Wayans, and 'Damien Dante Wayans' (qv).
- His first son, Shawn Howell, is named after his brother Shawn Wayans and father Howell Wayans
- (July 23, 2009) Celebrated his 37th birthday at the Le Baron nightclub in Paris, France with a few of his G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra co-stars.
- Son of Howell and Elvira Wayans. Brother of 'Dwayne Wayans' (qv), 'Keenen Ivory Wayans' (qv), 'Damon Wayans' (qv), 'Kim Wayans' (qv), 'Nadia Wayans' (qv), and 'Shawn Wayans' (qv). Also has sisters Elvira, Diedre, and Vonnie.