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Damon Wayans

An outrageous cueball-domed comedian of film and TV satire fortified by a dazzling, sly smile, New York-born Damon Wayans was the third of ten children born to a grocery store manager and a social worker and grew up humbly in the Fulton Housing Projects. He began zeroing in on his comedic skills while still a child, conjuring up a number of weird ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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TV commercial for SBC DSL high speed Internet service. See more »

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3 Interviews | 5 Articles | See more »


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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There are my kinds of comedians. The observational humorist, the impressionist, the character creator, the physical comedian, the self-deprecator and the dirty joke teller. What made Richard Pryor so brilliant is he was able to incorporate all these styles at once. See more »


Was diagnosed with type II Diabetes in 2013. See more »

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