Shawn Wayans is a well-known writer, producer, actor, and DJ. He was known for his appearance on The WB in the Wayans bros from January 11, 1995, to May 20, 1999.

Shawn Wayans has also worked with his real brothers. He has also got an opportunity to work with well-known stars John Witherspoon and Anna Maria Horsford.

Quick Wiki
Full NameShawn Wayans
Date of Birth19 January, 1971
Birth PlaceNew York City
FatherHowell Wayans
MotherElvira Alethia
ProfessionWriter, Actor, Producer, and DJ
Age50 years old
Weight85 kg
Height6 feet 0 inches
Body MeasurementN/A
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Net Worth$30 million
Shawn Wayans
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Shawn Wayans was born in 1971, on January 19. He was born in New York City. Presently, he is 50 years old as of 2021. Wayans was the son of Howell Wayans (Father) and Elvira Alethia (Mother). Shawn’s mother is a singer, homemaker, and social media worker, and his father is a supermarket manager.

Shawn Wayans was grown up with his brother Marlon Wayans. Talking about his educational background, he has attended the Bayard Rustin High School in New York City and graduated in the Humanities in 1989.


Shawn Wayans has started his career from acting while he was in high school. He has featured n the movie I’m Gonna Git You Sucka in 1970, written and directed by older brother Keenen Ivory Wayans. In 1991, Shawn also became a member of the In Living Color and later left in 1993.

Shawn Wayans was also seen in the Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood with his brothers. He was also seen in several movies like Scary Movie 2, Scary Movie 3, Scary Movie 4. Wayans has also featured in White Chicks, Dance Flick, and Little Man.

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Relationship/ Dating/ Kids

Shawn Wayans is presently single. Previously, he has tied a knot with Angelica Zachary. However, there is no further information regarding their relationship. The duo is also blessed with three children Marlon, Laila, and Illia. Unfortunately, the couple got separated in 2005. According to the sources, Shawn has also dated Ursula.

Rumors and Controversies

Shawn Wayans was rumored to be gay, but the rumors turned out to be false and shut the mouth of people who accused him of being gay when he tied a knot with Angelica Zackary.

Social Media

Shawn Wayans is active in his social media account. He is engaged in social media account like Twitter. However, Shawn is only involved in Twitter account with more than 178k followers. Wayans is not seen in other social media accounts like Instagram and Facebook.

Shawn Wayans
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Net Worth

Shawn Wayans is a well-known writer, producer, actor, and DJ. He gathered such a massive amount of money through his profession. Shawn estimated net worth is around $30 million.


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