Marlon Wayans Movie Actor

Marlon Wayans
Birth Place:
New York City, New York
Country:
United States of America
Birthday:
July 23, 1972
Age:
49 years old
Birth Sign:
Leo

Marlon Wayans is an actor from United States of America. He was born on July 23, 1972 (49 years old) in New York City, New York as Marlon L. Wayans.

About

Marlon L. Wayans is an American actor model producer comedian writer and director of movies beginning with his role as a pedestrian in I'm Gonna Git You Sucka in 1988. He frequently collaborates with his brother Shawn Wayans as he was on the WB sitcom The Wayans Bros. and in the comedic films Scary Movie Scary Movie 2 White Chicks Little Man and Dance Flick. read more

What is Marlon's zodiac sign?

Marlon Wayans zodiac sign is leo.

Siblings

Marlon Wayans has 7 siblings. Keenen (14 years older) , Kim (10 years older) , Dwayne (16 years older) , Shawn (1 year older) , Nadia (2 years older) , Damon (11 years older) , and Elvira (27 years younger)

Works

His first feature film was Fifty Shades of Black (2016, as Christian). He was 43 when he starred in this movie. Since 2016, he has appeared in 50 feature films. The last one is Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy (2009). In this movie, we watched him as himself .

His first TV Show was MTV Video Music Awards (1984).

His first album Sleep Walking released 6 months ago, he was 48 years old.

Education

He graduated from Howard University and Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School

Marlon Wayans Movies (50)

Marlon Wayans TV Shows

Marlon Wayans Albums

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When is Wayans's next birthday?

Marlon Wayans was born on the , which was a Sunday. He will be turning 50 in only 362 days from today (26 July, 2021).

Marlon Wayans net worth

He has a net worth of 40 million dollars.

His real name:
Birth name of Marlon Wayans is Marlon L. Wayans
Marlon Wayans Shows Off His Extensive Sneaker Collection - 2 years ago

Marlon Wayans might be known to some for his movie roles in the Scary Movie franchise and White Chicks in the early 2000s, but for plenty of his others he is most well-known for his recurring role in the television sitcom The Wayans Bros. from 1995 to 1999 in which he could be seen lacing up a ton of solid sneakers from episode to episode. Wayans recently gave fans a look at his extensive sneaker collection, including some pairs over 20 years old, on his official YouTube channel.

*read more at [solecollector.com](https://solecollector.com/news/2019/05/marlon-wayans-og-90s-sneaker-collection)*


KC events May 9-15: Steve Martin and Martin Short, Marlon Wayans, Derek Hough - 2 years ago

Kansas City’s Web.com Tour event will occupy a new home and a new date in 2019, almost certainly creating a cooler experience for golf fans. The tournament, which offers a purse of $675,000 and attracts an international field of professionals trying to advance to the PGA Tour, had been held since 2009 during the heat of summer at the Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate. Gates open 7 a.m. daily. Tickets are $10 ($25 for full week) through kcgolfclassic.com.

*read more at [kansascity.com](https://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article230096839.html)*


Marlon Wayans Has Something To Say About Kylie & Kendall Jenner's Met Gala Look - 2 years ago

If you've been secretly (or not so secretly) hoping for a sequel to White Chicks, Marlon Wayans may have gotten the inspiration he needed to helm the second film and bring it to life. 

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-has-something-to-say-about-kylie-and-kendall-jenners-met-gala-look-news.79416.html)*


Marlon Wayans Compares Kylie and Kendall Jenners' Met Gala Dresses to 'White Chicks' - 2 years ago

Life imitates art and art imitates life. For comedian Marlon Wayans, the popular saying was personified after he noticed that sisters Kylie and Kendall Jenner's Met Gala gowns bore an eerie similarity to a scene from his movie White Chicks.

*read more at [complex.com](https://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2019/05/marlon-wayans-compares-kylie-and-kendall-jenners-met-gala-dresses-to-white-chicks)*


Q&A: Marlon Wayans - 2 years ago

Marlon Wayans is always working. He’s a writer, actor, filmmaker and, more recently, a stand-up comedian. He started stand-up to prepare for a role as Richard Pryor, an influential and controversial comic from the 1960s, '70s, and '80s. Although the role never panned out, Wayans stuck with stand-up. In 2018, he released his first special, “Woke-ish,” on Netflix. He’s also written, produced and acted in several films, including “White Chicks,” “Fifty Shades of Black” and “A Haunted House.” Most recently, he created and starred in “Marlon,” NBC’s sitcom loosely based on his own life as a father.

*read more at [richmondmagazine.com](https://richmondmagazine.com/arts-entertainment/stage-screen/marlon-wayans-funny-bone/)*


Marlon Wayans Set To Host 20th Annual Golden Trailer Awards - 2 years ago

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter and Film Producer Marlon Wayans, will serve as master of ceremonies for the 20th Annual Golden Trailer Awards, it was announced today by Evelyn Brady-Watters, Golden Trailer Awards Executive Director, along with the show's executive producer Monica Brady.

*read more at [finanzen.ch](https://www.finanzen.ch/nachrichten/aktien/marlon-wayans-set-to-host-20th-annual-golden-trailer-awards-1028219194)*


“Go Hate Your Own Kids”: Marlon Wayans Tried To Wish His Daughter A Happy Pride And Was Met With Criticism - 2 years ago

Marlon Wayans may be known as a comedian who makes people laugh, but there’s no joking around when it comes to his kids.

*read more at [madamenoire.com](https://madamenoire.com/1075899/marlon-wayans-daughter/)*


Marlon Wayans Catches Heat For Wishing Daughter Happy Pride Month - 2 years ago

In June 1969, police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City. Patrons fought back and the incident has gone down in history as the Stonewall Riots or the Stonewall Uprising, the catalyst that sparked the LGBTQ+ rights movement. To help commemorate the event, the month of June has been recognized as LGBTQ+ Pride Month, and people all over the United States celebrate each year. 

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-catches-heat-for-wishing-daughter-happy-pride-month-news.82060.html)*


Marlon Wayans is proud of gay daughter - 2 years ago

Marlon Wayans is so proud of his gay daughter.

*read more at [contactmusic.net](http://www.contactmusic.net/marlon-wayans/news/marlon-wayans-is-proud-of-gay-daughter_6278940)*


Marlon Wayans Claps Back At Homophobes Targeting His Daughter - 2 years ago

Marlon Wayans might be a comedian, but he does not joke around when it comes to his kids. The successful actor recently had to get a fan all the way together via Instagram after an offshore comment was made about his gay daughter. The stand-up comedian shared a photo via his Instagram of his 19-year-old daughter Amai, in celebration of gay pride. The caption which accompanied the photo read: "Happy pride ? to my pride and joy. I wouldn’t change one effing thing about you. Love you to the moon around the sun through the galaxies and back again." The acceptance, love and support from Wayans is beautiful to see. While the majority of comments left were of praise, some felt a way and chose to add their two cents in. 

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-claps-back-at-homophobes-targeting-his-daughter-news.82138.html)*


Marlon Wayans Defends Daughter Against Anti-LGBTQ Trolls: 'I Need the World to See the Ignorance' - 2 years ago

Marlon Wayans is defending his daughter against anti-LGTBQ+ trolls on Instagram.

*read more at [toofab.com](https://toofab.com/2019/06/04/marlon-wayans-defends-daughter-against-anti-lgbtq-trolls-i-need-the-world-to-see-the-ignorance/)*


Amai Zackary Wayans, Marlon Wayans’ Daughter: 5 Fast Facts - 2 years ago

Pride Month this year has seen a little bit of everything. There have been celebrities such as Taylor Swift taking political stances. Ellen Page and Emma Portner posted artful pictures of them caressing on Instagram. Straight celebrities have presented themselves as allies. There’s been a lot of positivity.

*read more at [heavy.com](https://heavy.com/entertainment/2019/06/amai-zackary-wayans-marlon-wayans-daughter/)*


John Legend, Tiffany Haddish, Common, Quincy Jones, Marlon Wayans, Ne-Yo and More to Guest Star on IFC’s New Variety Sketch Series ‘Sherman’s Showcase’ - 2 years ago

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*read more at [tvweek.com](https://www.tvweek.com/in-depth/2019/06/john-legend-tiffany-haddish-common-quincy-jones-marlon-wayans-ne-yo-and-more-to-guest-star-on-ifcs-new-variety-sketch-series-shermans-showcase/)*


White Chicks 2: Terry Crews announces sequel to 2004 comedy with Shawn and Marlon Wayans - 2 years ago

The ludicrous but oddly subversive 2004 comedy White Chicks is finally getting a sequel after years of speculation, according to co-star Terry Crews.

*read more at [independent.co.uk](https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/white-chicks-2-sequel-terry-crews-marlon-shawn-wayans-cast-a8985696.html)*


Marlon Wayans Clowns Terry Crews For Premature 'White Chicks' Announcement - 2 years ago

Earlier today, Terry Crews jump out the box and excitedly announced that he would be starring in the new up and coming White Chicks movie. This cult classic was created, starred and made famous by the infamous Wayan Brothers. Which ones…(since you know that there are a billion of them making hit movies in Hollywood)? Shawn and Marlon, the two babies of the first generation of show-runners, set off their creative careers by doing parodies like White Chicks and Scary Movie. Fans loved these gut-bustingly funny films and probably are ready for a franchised sequel of WC.

*read more at [thesource.com](http://thesource.com/2019/07/03/marlon-wayans-terry-crews/)*


Marlon Wayans Responds To "White Chicks" Sequel Rumors - 2 years ago

There was once a time in Hollywood where you could keep information under wraps, and it's safe to say that those days are long gone. In our social media-driven era, entertainers do their best to keep their personal lives and business moves a secret, but there are leaks happening left and right that make that damn-near impossible. 

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-responds-to-white-chicks-sequel-rumors-news.84829.html)*


Marlon Wayans says Terry Crews' confirmation of 'White Chicks 2' was premature - 2 years ago

Credit: ABC/ Jeff NeiraMarlon Wayans is pumping the breaks on Terry Crews's confirmation of a sequel to his 2004 hit comedy White Chicks. 

*read more at [x1023.com](https://www.x1023.com/marlon-wayans-says-terry-crews-confirmation-of-white-chicks-2-was-premature/)*


Marlon Wayans Reveals Why He Enjoys 'Bombing' a Comedy Performance - 2 years ago

Marlon Wayans is on the cover of LaPalme Magazine‘s Men’s Summer 2019 cover, out now.

*read more at [justjared.com](http://www.justjared.com/2019/07/20/marlon-wayans-reveals-why-he-enjoys-bombing-a-comedy-performance/)*


WATCH: See 6 sides to Marlon Wayans in Netflix’s ‘Sextuplets’ - 1 year ago

Prepare to see several sides of Marlon Wayans in his upcoming Netflix film, Sextuplets.

*read more at [thegrio.com](https://thegrio.com/2019/08/02/watch-see-6-sides-to-marlon-wayans-in-netflixs-sextuplets/)*


Sextuplets Trailer Has Marlon Wayans Channeling His Inner Klump to Play 6 Siblings - 1 year ago

Netflix has dropped the first trailer for their upcoming Sextuplets movie. Marlon Wayans stars and plays six characters in the comedy. Playing multiple characters in a comedy is not a new idea, but Wayans seems to be putting his own spin on things, though there have immediately been the inevitable comparisons to Eddie Murphy's roles in Coming to America and the Nutty Professor franchise. Mike Myers also did the same thing in the Austin Powers franchise.

*read more at [movieweb.com](https://movieweb.com/sextuplets-trailer/)*


Marlon Wayans plays all six siblings in trailer for Netflix comedy Sextuplets - 1 year ago

With just two weeks to go until Sextuplets arrives on Netflix, the streaming service has released a poster and trailer for the upcoming comedy which sees director Michael Tiddes teaming up with his A Haunted House, A Haunted House 2, Fifty Shades of Black, and Naked collaborator Marlon Wayans who takes on the roles of all six siblings; check them out here…

*read more at [flickeringmyth.com](https://www.flickeringmyth.com/2019/08/marlon-wayans-plays-all-six-siblings-in-trailer-for-netflix-comedy-sextuplets/)*


Marlon Wayans' Netflix Movie "Sextuplets" Drops First Trailer - 1 year ago

The first trailer for Marlon Wayans’ new Netflix filmSextupletsis here, flaunting Wayans in six different roles, each a long lost sibling. The main protagonist appears to be Alan, the straight man to each of Wayans’ other eccentric characters in the movie.  Wayans will also play Alan’s sister, Dawn, an exotic dancer he finds behind bars. Dawn seems to be released and accompanies Alan on his journey soon into their meeting.

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-netflix-movie-sextuplets-drops-first-trailer-news.87255.html)*


Marlon Wayans to Play Six Roles in New Comedy 'Sextuplets' - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans to Play Six Roles in New Comedy ‘Sextuplets’

*read more at [thesource.com](http://thesource.com/2019/08/05/marlon-wayans-sextuplets/)*


The Five Best Marlon Wayans Movies of His Career - 1 year ago

Wake has been a freelance writer for the past several years now and has continued to do what he loves to do while attempting to get his work out to the masses. His greatest loves in life are writing, being a family man, and entertaining readers with his take on pop culture as it continues to change throughout the years.

*read more at [tvovermind.com](https://www.tvovermind.com/best-marlon-wayans-movies/)*


Marlon Wayans Showed Love To His Ex And The Bitter Betty Brigade Got Mad, Per Usual - 1 year ago

Parenting is a lifetime commitment, so it’s best to make peace with the person you laid down and had a baby with — whether y’all are together or not. If you can manage to repurpose your once romantic relationship into a loving friendship, that’s even better. Marlon Wayans has managed to do that and then some. Unfortunately, it seems that not everyone is here for the closer-than-close co-parenting relationship the comedian shares with his ex Angelica Zachary.

*read more at [madamenoire.com](https://madamenoire.com/1091604/marlon-wayans-showed-love-to-his-ex-wife-and-the-bitter-betty-brigade-got-mad-per-usual/)*


Marlon Wayans would like to play DC’s Plastic Man - 1 year ago

Comedic actor Marlon Wayans, best known as the writer of Scary Movieand White Chicks, has claimed that the role he’d like to play in a comic book movie is Plastic Man.

*read more at [flickeringmyth.com](https://www.flickeringmyth.com/2019/08/marlon-wayans-would-like-to-play-dcs-plastic-man/)*


Marlon Wayans Wants to Play PLASTIC MAN for DC and Warner Bros. - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans wants in on the superhero movie action, and he wants to take on the role of Plastic Man in the film that DC and Warner Bros. are developing. During a recent interview with ScreenRant, the actor was asked what comic book character he would like to play and this was his response:

*read more at [geektyrant.com](https://geektyrant.com/news/marlon-wayans-wants-to-play-plastic-man-for-dc-and-warner-bros)*


Marlon Wayans’ Net Worth in 2019: How Rich Is the Wayans Family Entertainer? - 1 year ago

Actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer are just some of the feathers in Marlon Wayans’ hat. Playing six different characters in the new Netflix movieSextuplets, premiering on August 16, is a piece of cake to this all-around entertainer. And being a member of the Wayans’ family has made him quite rich. An estimated net worth of $40.0 million rich! Our details on Marlon Wayans’ net worth will help you paint a picture of this entertainer’s success.

*read more at [earnthenecklace.com](https://www.earnthenecklace.com/marlon-wayans-net-worth/)*


Marlon Wayans Speaks out Against Cancel Culture in Comedy - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans is the latest old guard comedian to come out against cancel culture.

*read more at [complex.com](https://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2019/08/marlon-wayans-cancel-culture-comedy)*


Marlon Wayans Sextuplets is ridiculous and wallows in stereotypes - 1 year ago

Sextuplets

*read more at [thestar.com](https://www.thestar.com/entertainment/television/review/2019/08/16/marlon-wayans-sextuplets-is-ridiculous-and-wallows-in-stereotypes.html)*


Film Review: Marlon Wayans in ‘Sextuplets’ on Netflix - 1 year ago

Once the funniest and most ubiquitous family in Hollywood, the Wayans siblings — Damon, Keenen Ivory, Kim, Shawn and so on — have largely faded from the scene in recent years, leaving youngest brother Marlon (now nearing 50) to carry the mantle. Audiences may not be showing up for sendups like “Scary Movie” and “Dance Flick” like they used to, but Marlon has figured out a foolproof solution: Make lowbrow laffers with search-friendly titles directly for Netflix, and the checks keep rolling in.

*read more at [variety.com](https://variety.com/2019/film/reviews/sextuplets-review-marlon-wayans-1203304488/)*


Review: 'Sextuplets' allows Marlon Wayans a multipart platform for lowbrow humor - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans channels “Nutty Professor”-era Eddie Murphy in the Netflix comedy “Sextuplets,” tackling multiple roles — some in heavy make-up — while telling the story of a father-to-be who goes looking for his long-lost family. Wayans plays the buttoned-down middle-class professional Alan, as well as his nerdy brother, his incarcerated sister and three other goofy siblings who all make Alan think twice about the genetic material he’s about to pass along.

*read more at [latimes.com](https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/movies/story/2019-08-15/sextuplets-marlon-wayans-netflix-comedy)*


‘We’re Supposed to Find What’s Funny’: Marlon Wayans is Against Social Media Culture Canceling Comedians - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans said he finds it hard to be a stand-up comedian these days due to the very high possibility of being canceled.

*read more at [atlantablackstar.com](https://atlantablackstar.com/2019/08/16/were-supposed-to-find-whats-funny-marlon-wayans-is-against-social-media-culture-canceling-comedians/)*


Marlon Wayans Plays Six Different Siblings In The Netflix Original Movie SEXTUPLETS - One Minute Movie Review - 1 year ago

SEXTUPLETSis the latest comedy from Netflix and tells the story of an expecting father who learns about his family that he has been separated from at birth. He also discovers that he is a sextuplet. The movie stars Marlon Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Marlon Wayans, and Marlon Wayans. In the style of 1996’s The Nutty Proffessor, Wayans plays all six very different and comical siblings. But how does this Netflix original compare to the others in the streaming service’s original catalogue? Does it fall short, or is it something you should add to your queue.

*read more at [geektyrant.com](https://geektyrant.com/news/marlon-wayans-plays-six-different-siblings-in-the-netflix-original-movie-sextuplets-one-minute-movie-review)*


Marlon Wayans On "Cancel Culture" As A Comedian: "We’re Supposed To Speak Our Voice" - 1 year ago

Canceling a celebrity or public figure based on their questionable or unpopular opinion is something we've heard of many times in the last few months alone. While there's always an argument for both sides - such as Daniel Caesar's recent controversial moment -  comedian Marlon Wayans has discussed such scenarios further and how his role as a jokester is to discuss such issues and shed light on them in a comical way. Case in point, the whole "cancel culture" is something the 47-year-old isn't fearful of.

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-on-cancel-culture-as-a-comedian-we-re-supposed-to-speak-our-voice-news.88381.html)*


Marlon Wayans talks new film "Sextuplets" and tackling seven characters - 1 year ago

It's no secret that Marlon Wayans can transform into unrecognizable characters for his films. Audiences have seen the New York native transform into a bleached blonde socialite in the 2004 smash-hit "White Chicks" and into an infant-sized criminal in the 2006 film "Little Man". But Wayans' latest film, "Sextuplets" may be his most complicated achievement yet.

*read more at [metro.us](https://www.metro.us/entertainment/movies/Marlon-Wayans-talks-sextuplets)*


Marlon Wayans Too Scared To Tell Terry Crews "White Chicks 2" Isn't Happening - 1 year ago

Terry Crews got far too many people excited on the possibility of a White Chicks sequel when he claimed back in July that the movie was on the way. “I actually got with Shawn and he was like ‘Man we doing it, we’re getting it going,'” Terry previously stated. “15 years ago as of this month! I’m staying in shape just for this movie."

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-too-scared-to-tell-terry-crews-white-chicks-2-isnt-happening-news.88741.html)*


Marlon Wayans Talks Creating His Own Comedic Legacy with Netflix Movie, “Sextuplets” - 1 year ago

If anyone is more equipped to bring to life a story about surviving the multiple, outlandish personalities of their siblings it would be Marlon Wayans.

*read more at [chicagodefender.com](https://chicagodefender.com/marlon-wayans-talks-creating-his-own-comedic-legacy-with-netflix-movie-sextuplets/)*


Ludacris, Marlon Wayans, and Sherrie Shepherd among the stars offering prayers for Kevin Hart - 1 year ago

ABC/Ida Mae AstuteAs Kevin Hart recovers from surgery for injuries he suffered in a car accident early Sunday morning in Los Angeles, Ludacris, Marlon Wayans, Sherrie Shepherd, and Tichina Arnold are among the stars offering prayers for the comedian.

*read more at [x1023.com](https://www.x1023.com/ludacris-marlon-wayans-and-sherrie-shepherd-among-the-stars-offering-prayers-for-kevin-hart/)*


Marlon Wayans To Perform At The Pittsburgh Improv - 1 year ago

HOMESTEAD, Pa. (KDKA) — A famous actor and comedian is headlining at The Pittsburgh Improv.

*read more at [cbslocal.com](https://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2019/09/17/marlon-wayans-to-perform-at-the-pittsburgh-improv/)*


Marlon Wayans Condemns CA Court Decision to Reopen Cleveland Case - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans is going back under a legal microscope for comparing a man to the "Family Guy" character Cleveland Brown a few years back ... and he ain't happy about it.

*read more at [tmz.com](https://www.tmz.com/2019/09/30/marlon-wayans-ca-supreme-court-cleveland-brown-case/)*


Forest Whitaker and Marlon Wayans join cast of Aretha Franklin biopic - 1 year ago

Forest Whitaker and Marlon Wayans have joined the cast of the Aretha Franklin biopic 'Respect'.

*read more at [contactmusic.net](http://www.contactmusic.net/forest-whitaker/news/forest-whitaker-and-marlon-wayans-join-cast-of-aretha-franklin-biopic_6291612)*


Mary J. Blige, Marlon Wayans And More Added To Aretha Franklin Biopic Cast - 1 year ago

Some of black Hollywood’s brightest stars have been recruited to tell Aretha Franklin’s story in her upcoming biopic, Respect.Alongside Jennifer Hudson, the cast will include Mary J. Blige, Marlon Wayans, Forrest Whitaker and Audra McDonald, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

*read more at [madamenoire.com](https://madamenoire.com/1107914/mary-j-blige-marlon-wayans-aretha-franklin-biopic/)*


Mary J. Blige, Marlon Wayans and Forest Whitaker Land Roles in Upcoming Aretha Franklin Biopic - 1 year ago

Mary J. Blige, Marlon Wayans and Forest Whitaker have been cast in the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic, Respect.

*read more at [x1023.com](https://www.x1023.com/mary-j-blige-marlon-wayans-and-forest-whitaker-land-roles-in-upcoming-aretha-franklin-biopic/)*


Respect: Aretha Franklin biopic adds Mary J. Blige, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans and more to cast - 1 year ago

ABC/Craig SjodinThe forthcoming Aretha Franklin biopic, Respect, starring Jennifer Hudson as the Queen of Soul, has tapped some heavy hitters for the cast.

*read more at [x1023.com](https://www.x1023.com/respect-aretha-franklin-biopic-adds-mary-j-blige-forest-whitaker-marlon-wayans-and-more-to-cast/)*


RIP Pops: Regina King, Marlon Wayans, Ice Cube and more pay tribute to John Witherspoon - 1 year ago

John Witherspoon, beloved actor/comedian of film and television, has died at the age of 77 and his famous co-stars and fans from his decades long career are paying tribute.

*read more at [thegrio.com](https://thegrio.com/2019/10/30/rip-pops-regina-king-marlon-wayans-ice-cube-and-more-pay-tribute-to-john-witherspoon/)*


Ice Cube, Marlon Wayans, Chance the Rapper, and More Remember Comedy Icon John Witherspoon - 1 year ago

John Witherspoon—the revered comedian whose decades-long career included Friday, The Tracy Morgan Show, andThe Boondocks—died at his home in Sherman Oaks Tuesday at the age of 77.

*read more at [complex.com](https://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2019/10/ice-cube-marlon-wayans-chance-the-rapper-remember-comedy-icon-john-witherspoon)*


Ice Cube, Marlon Wayans, Mike Epps and More Honor John Witherspoon - 1 year ago

News of star actor and comedian John Witherspoon’s death rocked the Internet Wednesday (Oct. 30) morning. His family confirmed the news to Deadline.

*read more at [thesource.com](https://thesource.com/2019/10/30/john-witherspoon-ice-cube/)*


Comedy Legend John Witherspoon Dead at 77 -- Ice Cube, Marlon Wayans, Regina King and More Pay Tribute - 1 year ago

Ice Cube, Marlon Wayans and more are paying tribute to comedian John Witherspoon.

*read more at [toofab.com](https://toofab.com/2019/10/30/john-witherspoon-dead-ice-cube-marlon-wayans-regina-king-pay-tribute/)*


Marlon Wayans fondly remembers John Witherspoon, his 'second Pops' - 1 year ago

A “broken” and “hurt” Marlon Wayans paid tribute to his “second Pops” John Witherspoon after the death of his “Wayans Bros.” costar Tuesday at age 77.

*read more at [latimes.com](https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/tv/story/2019-10-30/john-witherspoon-tribute-marlon-wayans)*


Jennifer Hudson Kisses Marlon Wayans Filming Aretha Franklin Biopic - 1 year ago

Jennifer Hudson is ready for her close-up as the Queen of Soul herself -- 'cause she's already in character and filming -- as is her onscreen husband, Marlon Wayans.

*read more at [tmz.com](https://www.tmz.com/2019/11/04/jennifer-hudson-aretha-franklin-movie-biopic-kiss-marlon-wayans/)*


Marlon Wayans is "Broken" About Not Being Able to Attend John Witherspoon's Funeral - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans took to social media this morning to say that he is “broken up” about not being able to attend John Witherspoon’s funeral service because he’s too busy filming a movie.

*read more at [gossiponthis.com](https://gossiponthis.com/2019/11/05/marlon-wayans-john-witherspoon-funeral-instagram-post/)*


Marlon Wayans says "he's broken up" that he won't be able to attend John Witherspoon's funeral - 1 year ago

Ray Tamarra/FilmMagicMarlon Wayans, who played one of John Witherspoon's son in the '90s sitcom The Wayans Bros., has announced he'll be unable to attend the late actor's upcoming funeral.

*read more at [x1023.com](https://www.x1023.com/marlon-wayans-says-hes-broken-up-that-he-wont-be-able-to-attend-john-witherspoons-funeral/)*


Jennifer Hudson Films Scene for Aretha Franklin Movie with Co-Star Marlon Wayans - 1 year ago

Jennifer Hudson goes for a romantic walk with Marlon Wayans while filming a scene for their upcoming movie Respect on Tuesday (November 5) in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City.

*read more at [justjared.com](http://www.justjared.com/2019/11/05/jennifer-hudson-films-scene-for-aretha-franklin-movie-with-co-star-marlon-wayans/)*


Jennifer Hudson Looks Exactly Like Aretha Franklin In New Pics From Biopic Set With Marlon Wayans - 1 year ago

For a moment on Nov. 5, it appeared as if Aretha Franklin had driven a pink Cadillac back from the afterlife and onto the streets of New York City. In actuality, it was Jennifer Hudson,who was photographed filming scenes from Respect, the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic. In the new photos from the set, Jennifer, 38, looks exactly like the Queen of Soul, especially when she gets close with her co-star, Marlon Wayans. The 47-year-old actor portrays Aretha’s first husband, Ted White, and while the kiss they shared during a scene was sizzling, the real eye-catcher was – well – Jennifer!

*read more at [hollywoodlife.com](https://hollywoodlife.com/2019/11/06/jennifer-hudson-aretha-franklin-lookalike-respect-biopic-pics/)*


Marlon Wayans Describes What it's Like Kissing Jennifer Hudson - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans says Jennifer Hudson kisses like she comes from heaven -- but he wants to keep it our little secret. And, what he especially wants to keep on the down-low ... he gets a woody when he hears her sing.

*read more at [tmz.com](https://www.tmz.com/2019/11/13/marlon-wayans-kissing-jennifer-hudson-amazing-aretha-franklin-movie/)*


Marlon Wayans Gushes Over Jennifer Hudson & Says Her Voice Gave Him A ‘Woody’ — Watch - 1 year ago

Well, he’s honest. Marlon Wayans, 47, didn’t bother with subtleties while raving over his on-screen chemistry with Jennifer Hudson, 38, whom he’s filming the Aretha Franklin biopic Respectwith. He is especially impressed with Jennifer’s singing voice, which once earned her a top 10 spot on American Idol and landed her the role as the Queen Of Soul! “That voice. Yo, like that voice? It’s weird. It actually gave me a woody,” Marlon admitted to a TMZ photog in a video uploaded on Nov. 13. Yes, you read that correctly. Jennifer’s voice alone got Marlon…well, stimulated.

*read more at [hollywoodlife.com](https://hollywoodlife.com/2019/11/14/marlon-wayans-jennifer-hudson-singing-voice-gave-him-woody-kiss-video/)*


Marlon Wayans Avoids Jennifer Hudson Vs. Beyoncé "Better Singer" Question - 1 year ago

Production for the forthcoming Aretha Franklin biopic is in full swing and fans are excited to see how the life of the soul singing icon unfolds on the silver screen. TMZ recently shared a few paparazzi photos of Jennifer Hudson, who stars in the film as the Motown legend, filming scenes with her co-star, Marlon Wayans. The pictures they shared were of the pair acting out their on-screen kiss, so the next time the publication caught up with the actor, they wanted to know what it was like lip-locking with the American Idol alum.

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-avoids-jennifer-hudson-vs-beyonc-better-singer-question-news.95778.html)*


The Scene: Marlon Wayans - 1 year ago

You know ‘em from “White Chicks,” “In Living Color,” “Scary Movie: … Now, get to know Marlon on a local stage off-camera.

*read more at [philadelphiaweekly.com](https://philadelphiaweekly.com/the-scene-marlon-wayans/)*


Marlon Wayans Says Bill Cosby Hated "The Wayans Bros." Because It Was "Blue Collar" - 1 year ago

The 1990s were an invigorating time for black comedic sitcoms. We were blessed with shows like The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Martin, Moesha, A Different World, Living Single, The Parkers, Family Matters, The Jamie Foxx Show, Roc, The Steve Harvey Show, Hangin' With Mr. Cooper, Kenan & Kel, Thea, My Brother & Me, and we can't forget about Sister, Sister.

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-says-bill-cosby-hated-the-wayans-bros-because-it-was-blue-collar-news.97316.html)*


Marlon Wayans jokes that he prayed for Bill Cosby's demise after he criticized 'The Wayans Bros.' - 1 year ago

Rich Polk/Getty Images for IMDbMarlon Wayans can sure hold a grudge.

*read more at [x1023.com](https://www.x1023.com/marlon-wayans-jokes-that-he-prayed-for-bill-cosbys-demise-after-he-criticized-the-wayans-bros/)*


Marlon Wayans Seen Arguing With Referees At Son's Basketball Game - 1 year ago

Even Marlon Wayans is not immune to sideline father syndrome.

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-seen-arguing-with-referees-at-sons-basketball-game-news.99417.html)*


Marlon Wayans Curses Out Referee at Son's High School Basketball Game - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans has some strong feelings about the basketball referees at his son's high school. During a recent game at Bishop Alemany High School in Los Angeles, Wayans was in attendance to cheer on his son, Shawn. As TMZ reports, the actor and comedian got passionate enough about the game to let the refs know he disagreed with them on numerous occasions.

*read more at [complex.com](https://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2019/12/marlon-wayans-sons-basketball-game-referee)*


Marlon Wayans Flips Out On Referees At Son Shawn’s High School Basketball Game : Watch - 1 year ago

Talk about making a scene! Marlon Wayans, 47, was a true sideline dad at his son Shawn‘s high school basketball game on December 27. The Scary Movie star attentively watched the 17-year-old play ball at Bishop Alemany High School in Los Angeles where things eventually escalated between he and the referees. At one point Marlon came down to the court level to yell at them over claims that Shawn was getting fouled and not receiving the calls from it. He took it to a whole other level when he pointed that out on his Instagram videos posted that same night.

*read more at [hollywoodlife.com](https://hollywoodlife.com/2019/12/29/marlon-wayans-flips-out-son-shawn-basketball-game-video/)*


Marlon Wayans Storms The Court At His Son’s Basketball Game And Goes Ballistic On The Refs For Not Calling Fouls - 1 year ago

They say you won’t know how you’ll be until you have one. You don’t know what kind of father you’ll be until you see yourself in someone else.

*read more at [brobible.com](https://brobible.com/culture/article/marlon-waynes-goes-ballistic-refs-sons-game/)*


Venable Secures Major Free Speech Victory On Behalf Of Marlon Wayans - 1 year ago

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*read more at [mondaq.com](http://www.mondaq.com/Article/891906)*


Jennifer Hudson sings Marlon Wayans out of his pants with Aretha Franklin's "Ain't No Way" - 1 year ago

ABC/Fred Lee

*read more at [wrmf.com](https://www.wrmf.com/jennifer-hudson-sings-marlon-wayans-out-of-his-pants-with-aretha-franklins-aint-no-way/)*


Marlon Wayans to Star In & Write Romantic Buddy Action-Comedy Titled 'Ride or Die' - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans has a fun new movie in the works!

*read more at [justjared.com](http://www.justjared.com/2020/05/19/marlon-wayans-to-star-in-write-romantic-buddy-action-comedy-titled-ride-or-die/)*


Marlon Wayans to star in buddy-cop rom-com Ride or Die - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans is set to star in 'Ride or Die'.

*read more at [contactmusic.com](https://www.contactmusic.com/marlon-wayans/news/marlon-wayans-to-star-in-buddy-cop-rom-com-ride-or-die_6312149)*


Marlon Wayans teams with Fast & Furious producer for romantic buddy-cop action-comedy - 1 year ago

*read more at [flickeringmyth.com](https://www.flickeringmyth.com/2020/05/marlon-wayans-teams-with-fast-furious-producer-for-romantic-buddy-cop-action-comedy/)*


Jimmy Fallon Responds to Blackface ‘SNL’ Skit Backlash, Jamie Foxx and Marlon Wayans Defend Comedian - 1 year ago

Comedian and “The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon has found himself in hot water after an old “Saturday Night Live” skit featuring him in blackface as he channeled Chris Rock resurfaced and made its way around online. The host has since apologized for his poor choice and found a surprising ally in Jamie Foxx, who defended Fallon and reminded Black people that “we got bigger fish to fry.”

*read more at [atlantablackstar.com](https://atlantablackstar.com/2020/05/28/jimmy-fallon-responds-to-blackface-snl-skit-backlash-jamie-foxx-and-marlon-wayans-defend-comedian/)*


Terrence J Argues With Marlon Wayans About His Family Owing Their Fame To Nepotism - 1 year ago

Terrence J is getting obliterated on the Internet after going after Marlon Wayans on Instagram live for failing to recognize how much of his success is owed to his famous family. The two of them appeared to have been in the midst of discussing the role nepotism plays in fame, when things got especially hostile.

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/terrence-j-argues-with-marlon-wayans-about-his-family-owing-their-fame-to-nepotism-news.112282.html)*


Terrence J Accuses Marlon Wayans Of Only Being Successful Due To His Family’s Fame - 1 year ago

Terrence Jenkins recently came under fire following his heated Instagram live battle with Marlon Wayans.

*read more at [inquisitr.com](https://www.inquisitr.com/6105546/terrence-j-marlon-wayans-instagram/)*


Terrence J and Marlon Wayans go viral over "fake roast" on Instagram Live - 1 year ago

Terrence J and Marlon Wayans had viewers confused Thursday morning after having a heated argument on Instagram Live about how much of a role Marlon’s family played in his rise to success.

*read more at [x1023.com](https://www.x1023.com/terrence-j-and-marlon-wayans-go-viral-over-fake-roast-on-instagram-live/)*


Terrence J & Marlon Wayans Were Just Kidding In Their Previous Heated Exchange - 1 year ago

Things took a turn over on Instagram earlier today (June 11) after Marlon Wayans and Terrence J joined each other on Live. “Listen, let me just school you on something, young man," Terrence said to Marlon in the clip "This ain’t all about your family, okay? Your family can’t bail you out of this one, alright. There’s other people in the world that are not Wayans’ people." 

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/terrence-j-and-marlon-wayans-were-just-kidding-in-their-previous-heated-exchange-news.112341.html)*


‘Scary Movie’ Turns 20: Marlon Wayans and Anna Faris Tell All About the R-Rated Spoof - 1 year ago

It was only a matter of time before the most powerful brothers in Hollywood got into business together. In the late ’90s, “Scary Movie,” a comedy that satirized slasher-killer movies, brought three of the Wayans brothers — Marlon, Shawn and Keenen Ivory — to the doorstep of Dimension Films, the boutique horror studio run by Bob and Harvey Weinstein.

*read more at [variety.com](https://variety.com/2020/film/news/scary-movie-marlon-wayans-anna-faris-20th-anniversary-1234697219/)*


Kim Zolciak Squashes Beef with Marlon Wayans Over 'White Chicks' Joke - 1 year ago

Kim Zolciak says she's smoothed things over with Marlon Wayans over his infamous "White Chicks 2" diss ... it's all water under the bridge now, but masks almost got in the way!!!

*read more at [tmz.com](https://www.tmz.com/2020/07/23/kim-zolciak-marlon-wayans-squash-beef-white-chicks-joke/)*


Marlon Wayans Mourns The Passing Of His Mother Elivira: I’ve Got ‘An Angle To Lift Me’ Now - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans has paid tribute to his mom Elivira, on what would have been her birthday. The 48-year-old took to Instagram on July 23 to share a selfie of the pair from 2017. “Losing you shattered me into 1000 pieces. I’m putting myself back together piece by piece. You will always be my glue. Miss you,” he began. “Today i celebrate for the both of. In the midst of this hurt… i just love you ma. #missyou i accomplished so much, made you so proud… but now i got angel to lift me. #loveofmylife #bdaygotl s**t ma, i gave you all my bdays… wth do i do now millions of weetahs sugtas and homies #myfirstmylastmyeverything rest well.”

*read more at [hollywoodlife.com](https://hollywoodlife.com/2020/07/23/marlon-wayans-mourns-mother-elivira-tribute-photo/)*


Marlon Wayans announces death of family matriarch on her birthday - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans and his family are in mourning as the actor just announced the death of their matriarch, Elvira Wayans.

*read more at [thegrio.com](https://thegrio.com/2020/07/23/marlon-wayans-family-matriarch-dies/)*


Marlon Wayans mourns the loss of his family's matriarch - 1 year ago

Black Hollywood sends condolences to Marlon Wayans as he mourns the loss of his family’s matriarch, “Ma.” 

*read more at [x1023.com](https://www.x1023.com/marlon-wayans-mourns-the-loss-of-his-familys-matriarch/)*


Marlon Wayans pays tribute to his late mother, Elvira Wayans - 1 year ago

The Wayans family has lost their matriarch.

*read more at [chicago.suntimes.com](https://chicago.suntimes.com/entertainment-and-culture/2020/7/23/21336517/elvira-wayans-dies-marlon-wayans-remembers-his-mother-obituaries)*


Marlon Wayans Pens Touching Tributes To Late Mother On Their Shared Birthday - 1 year ago

It's a bittersweet birthday for Marlon Wayans. On Thursday (July 23), the accomplished entertainer turned 48-years-old and while he celebrated another year around the sun, Marlon also took time to write multiple tributes to his late mother, Elvia Wayans. The matriarch of the Wayans brood passed away at 81-years-old and mothered 10 children, many of whom have become household names due to their incredible talents.

*read more at [hotnewhiphop.com](https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/marlon-wayans-pens-touching-tributes-to-late-mother-on-their-shared-birthday-news.114813.html)*


Marlon Wayans Turns 48 – Inside His Emotional Birthday Post - 1 year ago

Actor and comedian, Marlon Wayans, shares heartfelt tribute to self and honors his late mom in a new social media post as he clocks 48.

*read more at [news.amomama.com](https://news.amomama.com/220097-marlon-wayans-turns-48-inside-his-emotio.html)*


Marlon Wayans Announced the Wayans Matriarch Passed Away at 81 - 1 year ago

Marlon Wayans penned a sweet message to his late mother who would’ve turned 82 this week.

*read more at [thesource.com](https://thesource.com/2020/07/24/marlon-wayans-mother/)*


Marlon Wayans Honors Late Mother with Touching Instagram Tribute - 1 year ago

*Marlon Wayans took to social media to honor his his late mother, Elvira, on what would’ve been her 82nd birthday.

*read more at [eurweb.com](https://eurweb.com/2020/07/24/marlon-wayans-honors-late-mother-with-touching-instagram-tribute/)*


Marlon Wayans Mourns The Death Of His Mother: “Losing You Shattered Me Into 1,000 Pieces” - 1 year ago

 

*read more at [madamenoire.com](https://madamenoire.com/1179119/marlon-wayans-mother/)*


Marlon Wayans Reveals His Mother, Elvira Wayans, Recently Died - 11 months ago

The Wayans tribe, which consists of entertainers Damon Wayans,Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, and Keenen Ivory Wayans, has suffered a massive loss. Marlon announced on Thursday, July 23, that his mother, Elvira Wayans, had passed away at the age of 81. Her exact date of death has not been made public.

*read more at [atlantablackstar.com](https://atlantablackstar.com/2020/07/27/marlon-wayans-reveals-his-mother-elvira-wayans-recently-died/)*


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