Marlon Wayans Biography, Age, Family, Siblings, Wife, Sextuplets and Movies

Marlon Wayans Biography

Marlon Wayans is an American actor, screenwriter, comedian, and film producer. He is best known for starring in White Chicks (2004), Littleman (2006), and The Wayans Bros.

Marlon Wayans Age | How Old Is Marlon Wayans

He was born Marlon Lamont Wayans on July 23, 1972 in New York City, New York, United States. He is 46 years old as of 2018.

Marlon Wayans Height

He stands at a height of 6′ 0″ weighing 78 kg.

Marlon Wayans Family – Marlon Wayans Parents

He is the youngest son of Howell Stouten Wayans (father), a supermarket manager, and Elvira Alethia (Green) a homemaker and social worker. Marlon was born in a family of ten hence, he has four brothers and five sisters.

Marlon Wayans Siblings

Marlon is the youngest of the Wayans siblings. His four brothers are Dwayne Wayans, Damon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, and Shawn Wayans, while his five sisters are Diedre Wayans, Nadia Wayans, Elvira Wayans, Kim Wayans, and Vonnie Wayans.

Marlon Wayans Wife – Is Marlon Wayans Married

He was married to Angelica Zachary from 2005 to 2013. Marlon and his ex-wife Angelica Zackary, have managed to keep a very tight, loving bond even though they are not together. This was evident in the heartwarming message he shared on social media in honor of her birthday.

“God is good to have blessed my life with you,” he wrote. “So sweet so real so smart. You made me two beautiful children and in spite of all my f–k ups you remain in my life as one of my best friends. Love bends and has not broken.”

He thanked her for her love and support over their many years together, and for raising their kids, and promised to always take care of her no matter what happens between them.

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Marlon Wayans Photo

He continued to say, “I’m thankful for all the years we spent together but I’m more thankful for this beautiful friendship and this weird obtuse beautiful family that we have”. “When your daddy passed I rubbed his chest, looked him in the eye and whispered in his ear “I got you”. He passed me his most prized possession to care for. And with honor and pride I do it. As long as I’m on this earth “I got you”. This relationship has taught me that it’s not about sex it’s just about LOVE. The unconditional, the acceptance. Finding a pocket where you can feel safe protected and love someone freely. I’m blessed to have you in all these shapes of water. Have a happy birthday baby. I hope you smile all your life. My ex wife, my children’s mother, my sister, my friend, my family… i just love you girl.”

Marlon Wayans Kids – Marlon Wayans Children

He has two children with Angelica Zachary: Shawn Howell Wayans born in 2002, and Amai Zackary Wayans born in 2000. He named his first son, Shawn Howell, after his brother Shawn Wayans and father Howell Wayans.

Marlon Wayans Education

Marlon went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City, the school made famous in Fame, a 1980 American teen musical drama film. For his University studies after completing high school, he attended Howard University in Washington, D.C..

Marlon Wayans Career

He got his first acting role as a pedestrian in I’m Gonna Git You Sucka in 1988. He often collaborates with his brother Shawn Wayans, and together they have appeared in several movies including the comedic films Scary Movie, Scary Movie 2, The WB sitcom The Wayans Bros, Little Man, White Chicks, and Dance Flick.

Marlon Wayans had a dramatic role in Darren Aronofsky’s critically acclaimed Requiem for a Dream, which saw his departure from the usual comedies. He has appeared in many films such as G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, starred in A Haunted House, co-starred in The Heat. A Haunted House 2, and Naked.

In 2007, he hosted the best of comedia short film screening at the 2007 Just For Laughs International Comedy festival where he treated the audience to an insightful lecture on the history of the short film and its relevance in contemporary comedy film making.

He partnered with former Funny or Die co-founder Randy Adams to create ‘What the Funny’, an online destination for urban comedy. He created the comedy competition television show, Funniest Wins, which aired on TBS in June – August 2014.

In 2016, he wrote, produced and starred in Fifty Shades of Black, a parody of the 2015 erotic romantic drama film Fifty Shades of Grey.

In 2017, NBC gave him his own sitcom, Marlon, for a 10-episode run, and in September he got renewed by NBC for a second season which is now available on Netflix

Marlon Wayans Tour | Marlon Wayans Tickets

The fifty Shades of Black star will have a comedy show on January 18, 2019, Friday at 8 pm with the Venue at Horseshoe Casino, Hammond, Indiana. To get tickets, head on to or

Marlon Wayans Show

The comedian has a comedy television series that is self-titled (Marlon) and stars himself, Essence Atkins, Notlim Taylor, Amir O’Neil, Bresha Webb and Diallo Riddle. It was ordered to series on May 13, 2016 and premiered on NBC on August 16, 2017. Netflix acquired exclusive distribution of Marlon in many regions around the world, including the United Kingdom in 2018.

Inspired by his real life, Marlon finds comedy in the stories about friends and fatherhood. He balances his successful career as an internet superstar with his life co-parenting two kids alongside his smart and sassy ex-wife, Ashley. Whether it’s hanging with his friends, navigating the adventures of adulthood with his ex or being with his kids as they face the highs and lows of growing up, things never go quite as expected with Marlon around. His unconventional advice and over-the-top personality may not always make things easy, but it’s hard not to love him just the way he is.

First episode date: August 16, 2017
Network: NBC
No. of episodes: 20
Executive producers: Marlon Wayans, Rick Alvarez, Christopher Moynihan, Michael Rotenberg, Andy Ackerman

Marlon Wayans Sextuplets

Marlon Wayans is set to play six roles in Netflix movie ‘Sextuplets’ which tells the story of Alan (Wayans), a man embarking on a personal journey to meet his birth mother before the arrival of his first child.

He will play a man, Alan, who is trying to find and meet his birth mother before his first child arrives. During this process, Alan meets his brother Russell, and finds out that they are actually two brothers from a set of sextuplets.

Alan then sets out to find his four remaining siblings, so he and Russell embark on a road trip to locate the rest of their family. Unfortunately, Alan will quickly realize that this quest and the family it digs up might be leading him down a path that’s way more than he bargained for. As you might have guessed, Marlon Wayans will play all five of Alan’s siblings, which lands him six major roles in Sextuplets.

Sextuplets is scheduled to begin filming in September in Atlanta, with a worldwide streaming launch set for sometime in 2019.

Marlon And Shawn Wayans Movies



Dance Flick


Little Man


Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness


White Chicks


Scary Movie 2


Scary Movie


Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Marlon Wayans Scary Movie

This is a series of American horror comedy parody films created by Keenen Ivory Wayans with his younger brothers, Shawn Wayans and Marlon Wayans, that mainly specialize in parodying horror films.

Scary Movie out-parodies the pop culture parodies with a no-holds barred assault on the most popular images and talked-about moments from recent films, television and commercials thus defying the very notion of good taste. The film boldly fires barbs at the classic scenes from “Scream,” “The Sixth Sense,” “The Matrix,” “I Know What You Did Last Summer” and “The Blair Witch Project,” then goes on to mock a whole myriad of teen movie clichés, no matter the genre.

Release date: July 7, 2000 (USA)
Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans
Featured song: The Inevitable Return of the Great White Dope
Screenplay: Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Jason Friedberg and more
Production companies: Dimension Films

Marlon Wayans Movies | Marlon Wayans Films








Fifty Shades of Black


Funniest Wins


A Haunted House 2


A Haunted House

The Heat

Second Generation Wayans



Childrens Hospital




G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

Dance Flick




Thugaboo: A Miracle on D-Roc’s Street

Six Degrees

Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness

Little Man


White Chicks

The Ladykillers

Behind the Smile


Scary Movie 2


The Tangerine Bear

Dungeons & Dragons

2000 MTV Video Music Awards

Scary Movie

Requiem for a Dream


Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child


Comics Come Home 4



The 6th Man


The Parent ‘Hood


Mr. Show with Bob and David

Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood


The Wayans Bros


Above the Rim


In Living Color


Mo’ Money


The Best of Robert Townsend & His Partners in Crime


I’m Gonna Git You Sucka

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Marlon Wayans seeking ‘hospital type’ extras for Netflix film ‘Sextuplets’

Sextuplets follows the story of Alan who is seeking his birth mother before the arrival of his first child.

The film was written by Wayans, Mike Glock, and Rick Alvarez and follows the story of Alan who is seeking his birth mother before the arrival of his first child. When Alan meets his brother, he learns he was born a sextuplet and seeks out the rest of his siblings.

The Netflix movie has been spotted filming around Georgia and now they’re looking for extras to play doctors, nurses, patients, and more on September, 26.

Here is the official casting call:
For Wednesday, Sept. 26 in Atlanta — we are looking for some hospital types, need doctors, nurses, patients, visitors, all types — specifically need a few patients that are homeless types or could pass for a drug OD patients etc… all types!!

Email a recent photo exactly as you look today, if you have any medical experience list that — and send all to