Damon Wayans

Name in Native Language: "Damon Kyle Wayans" (English/EN)
Comedian / Screenwriter / Film Producer / Television Producer | * 09/04/1960 (60) | Harlem, New York, USA
Damon Kyle Wayans Sr. (born September 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer, and member of the Wayans family of entertainers. Wayans performed as a comedian and actor throughout the 1980s, including a year long stint on the sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live. His true breakthrough, however, came as writer and performer on FOX's sketch comedy show In Living Color from 1990 to 1992 and his TV series Damon (1998). Since then, he has starred in a number of films and television shows, some of which he has co-produced or co-written, including Beverly Hills Cop, The Last Boy Scout, and Major Payne and the sitcom My Wife and Kids. From 2016 to 2019, he starred as Roger Murtaugh in the television series ()
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Damon Kyle Wayans (born September 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comedian, writer and actor, one of the Wayans brothers.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Action

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Movies with Damon Wayans as Actor(29)

as Himself (archive footage)2013 Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic
as Hey, That's My Ass! Penguin (voice)2007 Farce of the Penguins
as Dr. S2003 Marci X
as Pierre Delacroix2000 Bamboozled
as Wes1999 Harlem Aria
as Dr. Steven Hamel1999 Goosed
as James "The Grim Reaper" Roper1996 The Great White Hype
as Rock Keats / Jack Carter1996 Bulletproof
as Lewis Scott1996 Celtic Pride
as Maj. Benson Payne1995 Major Payne
as Darryl Walker1994 Blankman
as himself1993 Last Action Hero
as Johnny Stewart1992 Mo' Money
as James Alexander 'Jimmy' Dix1991 The Last Boy Scout
as Eddie (voice)1990 Look Who's Talking Too
as T-Bone1988 Colors
as Officer Porter1988 Colors
as Percy1988 Punchline
as Jerry1987 Roxanne
as Body Guard #2 / Willie1987 Hollywood Shuffle
as Banana Man1984 Beverly Hills Cop

TV Shows/Series with Damon Wayans as Actor(15)

Movies with Damon Wayans as Crew(9)

Writing/Writer1997 Damon Wayans: Still Standing
Writing/Screenplay1995 Major Payne
Production/Executive Producer1994 Blankman
Writing/Screenplay1994 Blankman
Writing/Story1994 Blankman
Production/Executive Producer1992 Mo' Money
Writing/Writer1992 Mo' Money
Writing/Writer1990 Damon Wayans: The Last Stand

TV Shows/Series with Damon Wayans as Crew(7)

Directing/Director2006 The Underground
Production/Producer2006 The Underground
Directing/Director2001 My Wife and Kids
Production/Producer2001 My Wife and Kids
Writing/Writer2001 My Wife and Kids
Production/Producer1997 413 Hope St.
Writing/Writer1990 In Living Color

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Damon Wayans
Born: Sunday, 09/04 1960 (September) in New York City (current age: 60 years + 250 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Murry Bergtraum High School
Other names for Damon Wayans (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Damon Kyle Wayans"
Damon Wayans frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (31x, Actor)
Bill Hader (23x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (13x, Actress)
Alec Baldwin (10x, Actor)
Molly Shannon (10x, Actress)
Scarlett Johansson (9x, Actress)
Tom Hanks (9x, Actor)
Martin Short (9x, Actor)
Colin Quinn (9x, Actor)
Chris Rock (8x, Actor)
Rosie O'Donnell (8x, Actress)
Robert Townsend (7x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:5771, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 04/22/2021