Marlon Wayans is an actor, producer, comedian, writer and film director. As a stand-up comedian, he is selling out nationwide and adding shows every weekend.
Wayans can next be seen starring in the NBC sitcom Marlon, loosely based on his life, premiering this August 16. Wayans also stars in the upcoming Netflix movie Naked which will premiere on the streaming site on August 11. He last starred in Fifty Shades of Black, which he also wrote and executive-produced.
In 2014, Wayans starred in and produced the Open Road Films comedy A Haunted House 2, the sequel to the hilarious and successful film, A Haunted House. On the small screen, Wayans hosted the hit NBC show I Can Do That!, a comedy/variety series where six celebrities are asked to put on an entertainment show with skills they didn’t even know they had. He also starred in and created the TBS hit comedy competition series Funniest Wins. In 2014, he embarked on a national comedy tour with his brothers Keenan, Damon and Shawn Wayans. This marked the first stand-up tour for the four Wayans Brothers in many years.
Wayans has also launched the online venture, What The Funny, with internet serial entrepreneur and Funny Or Die co-founder Randy Adams. Wayans is commonly recognized for his role as ‘Marcus Copeland’ in Columbia Pictures’ 2004 hit comedy White Chicks. He also starred in Dimension Films’ horror comedy spoof films Scary Movie and Scary Movie 2, directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans.
Wayans’ additional film credits include the Columbia Pictures comedy Mo’ Money; New Line Cinema’s drama Above the Rim; Miramax’s parody film Don’t Be A Menace To South Central While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood; Touchstone Pictures’ The Sixth Man; Miramax’s Senseless; Darren Aronofsky’s hit drama Requiem For A Dream; The Coen Brothers’ The Ladykillers; Columbia Pictures’ Little Man; DreamWorks’ Norbit; Paramount Pictures and MTV’s parody film Dance Flick; Paramount’s G.I. Joe: The Rise Of Cobra; 20th Century Fox’s Marmaduke; and the hit comedy The Heat, opposite Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy.
Additionally, Wayans has appeared on several popular television programs, including Fox’s In Living Color, Adult Swim’s Children’s Hospital, BET’s Second Generation Wayans, and The WB’s The Wayans Bros., which was the highest rated comedy on The WB.
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