Damon Kyle Wayans is one of the ten children in his family of future stars.
His debuted as a comic in stand-up shows. Later he appeared in Saturday Night Live, but it didn’t bring him a recognition.
Best Known For
Damon Wayans caught a break in 1984 shooting in “The Beverly Hills Cop” with Eddie Murphy
. Fighting, shooting, music, story, and excellent humor, endure the comedy to the top rental.
You can see him in the series “Happy Endings” and “Lethal Weapon”.
In the famous comedy “Major Payne”, Damon not only starred, but also tried himself as a producer and screenwriter.
Damon is a supporter of Jehovah's Witnesses.
His father was very strict in bringing up children. As a follower of the Jehovah's Witnesses, he tried to do his best, but didn’t know how to be a good father for his children.
“My father is a Jehovah's Witness, and he raised us under a very strict hand. He believed that if he did not spare the rod, he would raise functional, obedient children” Damon said in interview.
Damon is straight. He was married once. They were together with Lisa Thorner for 18 years: dating for 2 years and married from 1984 to 2000. Stars have four children together.
Worth To Known
His children are all in the track of his father. His eldest son Damon Wayans Jr.
is also a famous comedian and actor.
At the childhood, other children due to a severe physical disability – a clubfoot, mocked him. He endured numerous surgeries and had to wear leg braces, orthopedic shoes before correcting his physical disorder. From that time, humor became a part of getting over his painful childhood.