Keenen Ivory Wayans

Born Jun 8, 1958

Keenen Ivory Wayans is an American actor, comedian, director and writer known as the host and creator of the FOX sketch comedy series In Living Color. Wayans is the director/creator of Scary Movie, the highest grossing movie ever directed by an African American. He briefly hosted his own show called The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show.… Read More

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1958 Birth Born on June 8, 1958.


1987 29 Years Old He has produced, directed and/or written a large number of films, starting with Hollywood Shuffle, which he co-wrote, in 1987. … Read More


1990 32 Years Old In 1990, Wayans and his brother Damon, Sr. created, wrote and starred in In Living Color, an American sketch comedy television series that originally ran on the Fox Network from 1990 to 1994. … Read More


2004 46 Years Old In 2004, Wayans filed for divorce from his wife of three years and sought joint custody of their five children.
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