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Marlon Wayans

Marlon L. Wayans (born July 23, 1972) 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 has on the WB sitcom The Wayans Bros. and in the comedic films Scary Movie, Scary Movie 2, White Chicks, Little Man, and Dance Flick. However, Wayans had a dramatic role in Darren Aronofsky's critically acclaimed Requiem for a Dream, which saw his departure from the usual comedies. In 2009, he appeared in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. Wayans was born in New York, New York, the son of Elvira, a homemaker and social worker, and Howell Wayans, a supermarket manager. His family was involved in the Jehovah's Witnesses religion. Marlon Wayans was raised in the housing projects of New York City, the youngest of ten siblings. He is the brother of Nadia Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Damon Wayans, Dwayne Wayans, and Kim Wayans; all celebrities in their own right. Wayans went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City, the school made famous in Fame. He attended Howard

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Marlon Wayans -- I Won't Apologize For Saying White Chicks Can't Dance

Marlon Wayans
I Won't Apologize for Saying White Chicks Can't Dance

Marlon Wayans made it clear to our photog ... he's unapologetic for generalizing about white chicks on the dance floor.Marlon took a selfie at a Beyonce/Jay Z concert with a white woman dancing in… READ MORE >

Richard Pryor's Widow -- Terrence Howard Should Play Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor's Widow
Terrence Howard Should Play Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor's widow says Nick Cannon has NOT been cast to play the legendary comedian in a movie ... but she knows who SHOULD get the role -- Terrence Howard.Jennifer Pryor -- who has some… READ MORE >

- 47 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- Kobe Bryant Changed the Game ... for Adulterers

Marlon Wayans
Kobe Changed the Game ... for Adulterers

The $4 MILLION apology ring Kobe Bryant gave to Vanessa screwed things up for cheaters everywhere ... so says Marlon Wayans who says Kobe set the price of forgiveness way too damn… READ MORE >

- 161 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- Bruce Jenner Should Just 'Get the Breasts Already'

Marlon Wayans
Bruce Jenner Should 'Get the Breasts Already'

Marlon Wayans believes Bruce Jenner's laryngeal shave is the first step toward becoming a woman -- but he's moving too slow -- telling Bruce, "Just get the breasts" already!!" We broke the story,… READ MORE >

- 251 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- Kanye West's 'Like That N**ga from Phantom of the Opera'

Marlon Wayans
Kanye's 'Like That N**ga from Phantom of the Opera'

Kanye West has been called a lot of things ... a lot ... but after his concert in L.A. last night, one star compared the rapper to Picasso, Oscar the Grouch and "that n**ga from Phantom of the… READ MORE >

- 296 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- 'Scary Movie' SUCKS Without Me ... But You Didn't Hear It From Me

Marlon Wayans
'Scary Movie' Sucks Now But Ya Didn't Hear From Me

Marlon Wayans isn't one to gloat -- except he's TOTALLY one to gloat ... especially when it comes to the demise of "Scary Movie 5," and he went on an epic rip session with us last night.Marlon was… READ MORE >

- 492 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- I 'Wipe My Ass' w/ My 'Scary Movie' Residuals

Marlon Wayans
I 'Wipe My Ass' w/ My 'Scary Movie' Residuals

Marlon Wayans is still pissed that he was pushed out of the "Scary Movie" franchise in 2003 ... literally ... 'cause the dude tells TMZ he urinates all over his "Scary Movie" residual checks.… READ MORE >

- 567 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- Kevin Garnett Could WHOOP Carmelo Anthony's Ass!!!

Marlon Wayans
KG Would WHOOP Carmelo's Ass!!!

Kevin Garnett would've laid the smack down on Carmelo Anthony if things came to blows during their post-game standoff this week ... all because of KG's cartoonishly long arms ... so says Marlon… READ MORE >

- 588 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- Charlie Sheen and Lindsay Lohan Are 'A Crack Explosion'

Marlon Wayans
Sheen and Lohan Will Be 'A Crack Explosion'

Charlie Sheen and Lindsay Lohan are going to be in the new "Scary Movie" film ... and the guy who helped create the series says their scene together is going to be "a crack explosion."Marlon… READ MORE >

- 704 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- Steve Nash is Too OLD AND BUSTED to Save the Lakers

Marlon Wayans
Steve Nash is OLD AND BUSTED!!

Marlon Wayans pissed all over Lakers fans celebrating the Steve Nash pickup by declaring the former league MVP will be nothing more than an elderly cheerleader for the purple and gold.Just a few… READ MORE >

- 770 days ago

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