Jul. 23rd, 1972
New York City, New York, USA
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Marlon Wayans' Main TV Roles
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- Has two children with girlfriend Angelica Zackary
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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).
- Graduated from the School of Performing Arts, NY and from Howard University
- Has two children, a son named Shawn Howell and a daughter named Arnai Zackary.
- His first son, Shawn Howell, is named after his brother Shawn Wayans and father Howell Wayans