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Wayne Brady was born in Columbus, Georgia and lived in Orlando, Florida. At 16, Brady had already decided on a career in the military. Little did he know that a chance performance in a high school play would garner him not only rave reviews but also permanently alter his long-range plans. Soon, he was heavily involved in the central Florida ... See full bio »
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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 2009 Wayne Brady Live (TV Movie)
 2006 The Brandon T. Jackson Show (TV Movie)
 2002-2004 The Wayne Brady Show (TV Series) (writer - 122 episodes)
- Episode dated 28 May 2004 (2004) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 21 May 2004 (2004) ... (writer)
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 2001-2003 The Wayne Brady Show (TV Series) (writer - 15 episodes)
- Episode dated 19 May 2003 (2003) ... (writer)
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- Valentine's Week (2003) ... (writer)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for International Delight non-dairy creamers (2003) See more »

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3 Interviews | 7 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Wayne Brady Jr. | Alexis Mateo

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on replacing Monty Hall as host of Let's Make a Deal (2009) in 2009]: They got me because they wanted someone a little edgier, but I get that it is daytime, so I am not going to say, 'Hey bitch, what's behind Door No. 1?' But it lets me push it as far as you can in the daytime schedule, because it is a Vegas audience. See more »

Trivia:

Director Neil Patrick Harris cast Brady in the role of "Tom Collins" in a 2010 limited-run production of the musical, "Rent", at the Hollywood Bowl. Brady had previously played Harris's character's brother on How I Met Your Mother (2005). See more »

Trademark:

Improvisational singing See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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