September 4, 1960
61 years old
6 ft 2 in | 188 cm
98 kg | 216 lbs
11 US | 44 EU
Damon Kyle Wayans was born in Harlem, New York, United States, on September 4, 1960, is an American actor.
Young Damon Wayans first started performing stand up comedy in 1982.
He made big screen debut in buddy cop action comedy film Beverly Hills Cop (1984) in role as Banana Man.
He got his television debut in Saturday Night Live (1985-1986) in role as Hilmself / Various Characters.
Damon's breakthrough came as writer and performer in Fox sketch comedy series In Living Color (1990-1992).
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Damon Wayans is 61 years old.
Damon Wayans net worth is around 35 million dollars.
He was nominated for the MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo (shared with Bruce Willis) for his role as Jimmy Alexander Dix in buddy cop action comedy film The Last Boy Scout (1991).
Punchline (1988) comedy drama opposite Sally Field and Tom Hanks
Earth Girls Are Easy (1989) musical science fiction romantic comedy with Geena Davis and Jeff Goldblum
He voiced Eddie in romantic comedy film Look Who's Talking Too (1990).
Mo' Money (1992) romantic crime comedy drama opposite Stacey Dash and Marlon Wayans
Blankman (1994) superhero comedy with David Alan Grier and Robin Givens
Major Payne (1995) comedy opposite Michael Ironside and Steven Martini
Celtic Pride (1996) comedy with Daniel Stern and Dan Aykroyd
Bulletproof (1996) buddy cop action comedy opposite Adam Sandler and James Caan
Bamboozled (2000) satirical black comedy drama with Jada Pinkett Smith and Tommy Davidson
Marci X (2003) romantic comedy opposite Lisa Kudrow and Christine Baranski
He was a featured performer on NBC sketch comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live (1985-1986).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program and Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program as writer and performer in Fox sketch comedy series In Living Color (1990-1992).
He won the BET Comedy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and a People's Choice Award for Favorite Male Performer in a New Television Series also was nominated for four Image Awards for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Michael Kyle in ABC sitcom My Wife and Kids (2001-2005).
He was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Action for his role as Roger Murtaugh in Fox buddy cop action comedy drama television series Lethal Weapon (2016-2019).
Damon (1998) Fox sitcom in role as Damon Thomas
The Underground (2006) Showtime sketch comedy series in role as Hilmself / Various Characters
Attended Murry Bergtraum High School in New York City.
Has five sisters: Elvira, Vonnie, Nadia, Kim, Diedra and four brothers: Keenen, Marlon, Shawn, Dwayne.
Has African-American ancestry.
Good friends with Michael Jordan and Jim Carrey.
Featured in music video for Janet Jackson "The Best Things in Life Are Free" (1992).
Lives in Burbank, California, United States.
He was married to Lisa Thorner (1984-2000), they have two sons: Damon Wayans Jr., Michael Wayans and two daughters: Cara Mia Wayans, Kyla Wayans.
He started dating Charity Duplechan in 2003.