Damon Wayans Net Worth 2018, Biography/Wiki, Married/Wedding
Damon Wayans, complete name Damon Kyle Wayans Sr., is a popular actor, stand-up comedian and writer. Damon earned additional acknowledgement starring in the films The Great White Hype and The Last Boy Scout. In 1996 Damon debuted as a producer with animation Waynehead. The show was broadly based on Damon’s own childhood memories. Waynehead failed to see its audience and was canceled the subsequent year, so Wayans continued his career as performer and comic.
Damon Wayans Net Worth $35 Million Dollars
His other famous characters were in television series Damon and The Underground. Damon was born in NYC, in a family of Elvira and Howell Wayans. His mom was a social worker and homemaker, while his dad was a supermarket supervisor. Wayans’ family was very big: he’s five sisters and four brothers. In the time Damon Wayans net worth was equivalent to zero and the lad was unable to help his parents, who could hardly make the ends meet. The most successful of Marlon is Keenen, a manager, writer, producer as well as comic. The Director is credited as a co-originator of successful FOX TV show, Living in Color and known as manager of such Box Office successes as Scary Movie. Keenen Ivory’s bundle is double as large as Damon Wayans net worth. Based on celebritynetworth.com, his capital and assets are assessed at $65 million. Shawn’s and Marlon’s bundles will also be enviable, equivalent to $15 and $30 million, respectively.
Damon’s professional career began back in the early 1980s, when a 22-year old started performing in the local nightclubs as a stand-up comedian. Shortly Wayans was cast as “Banana Man” for Eddie Murphy’s comedy film Beverly Hills Cop. Damon Wayans net worth began to grow in 1990, when jointly with his brother Keenen Ivory he began creating a sketch comedy show Living In Color. Meanwhile, Shawn , Marlon and their sister Kim had regular characters on the program. What about Damon’s private life? Wayans was married to Lisa Thorner and has four kids: Damon, Michael, Cara Mia and Kyla.
November 18, 1982
Vermont, United States
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Television Director, Television producer, Author
Murry Bergtraum High School
United States of America
Damon Wayans Jr., Michael Wayans, Cara Mia Wayans, Kyla Wayans
Lisa Thorner, Damon Wayans
Michael Wayans, Cara Mia Wayans, Kyla Wayans
People's Choice Award for Favorite Actor in a New TV Series
MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing - Variety Series, Satellite Award for Best Actor - Television Series Musical or Comedy, Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance - Variety Or Music Program, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series
Major Payne, Blankman, Mo' Money, The Last Boy Scout, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, Bamboozled, Marci X, Bulletproof, Celtic Pride, Earth Girls Are Easy, Hollywood Shuffle, Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood, The Great White Hype, Harlem Aria, Punchline, Beverly Hills Cop, Roxanne, Look Who's Talking Too, Damon Wayans: The Last Stand?, Colors, Damon Wayans: Still Standing, Goosed, Starz Inside: Ladies or Gentlemen, Herd Mentality, One Night Stand: Vol. 1, Never Better
Lethal Weapon, My Wife and Kids, In Living Color, The Underground, Saturday Night Live, Waynehead, 413 Hope St., Damon, Rodney
There are my kinds of comedians. The observational humorist, the impressionist, the character creator, the physical comedian, the self-deprecator and the dirty joke teller. What made Richard Pryor so brilliant is he was able to incorporate all these styles at once.
My father was very strict. The rules were that everyone had to be upstairs in the house at 6 o'clock every night including weekends. It was forced interaction, but my father never stopped us from having fun.
I don't ever want to be Number One because once you become Number One, you start to change. You get scrutinized on everything you do and you're suddenly afraid to take chances. I need to take chances. I need to work. I don't want to be a superstar.