Marlon Lamont Wayans is a famous American comedian, actor, film producer, screenwriter. He gave his first role in the year 1988, and after that, he had back to back movies and proved that he is one of the finest actors. In the year 2016, he has also written and produced the movie, ‘Fifty Shades of Black.’ Earlier, he has written a parody for the first part of this movie. For knowing the net worth of Marlon Wayans in 2019, you can read this article.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 23rd July in the year 1972 in New York in the United States. He is the son of Howell Stouten Wayans and Elvira Alethia. His mother is a homemaker, and his father is supermarket manager. He spent his childhood in the housing projects in New York.
He is the youngest son of his parents and has nine more siblings. He used to go to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School where he learned Music and Arts in New York. When he completed his high school, he decided to attend Howard University which is located in Washington, D.C.
He was in a relationship along with Angelica Zachary, but now they have taken divorce. He remained in relation with her for a long time period. Both of them had two children among which Shawn was born in the year 2002 and Amai was born in the year 2000. He is a great fan of Pittsburgh Steelers and not only this, but he is also the fan of New York Knicks team. He was also the friend of Tupac Shakur who is a rapper till the death of Tupac.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He has appeared in a show along with his siblings in the year 1992. He has starred in a sitcom on the WB channel from the year 1995 to the year 1999. Not only this but he was also considered as a role of Robin in movie Batman part 2 but later on his character was taken out of the movie. He has produced series in which he was co-star and writer with Shawn. These films done by him were released in the year 2000. He also hosted the music awards in the year 2000 along with his brother Shawn. He has also produced a cartoon series on Nickelodeon.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Marlon Wayans is around $45 million which is quite enough for his luxurious living. He has appeared in various shows and able to earn many fans with his remarkable performance ion the films and series. He is not only an actor but produced various films and movies till now which are also a big hit. Though he hasn’t won any nominations or awards for his work, it might be possible that he will win awards in the near future.
He has also played a role in the movie Naked which was released on Netflix. He is a great fan of the New York Knicks and was the beloved friend of a rapper. His friend died in the year 1996 after which he became stronger and gave hit films in his career. He was also the producer of a cartoon on Nick channel. It is a big hit as children liked it. Till now, he has revealed that he was in relation with one lady only and had two children with her. He is a person who hasn’t been involved in any legal problems and liked by his fans for his production and acting both as he has excelled at both.