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Dwayne Wayans

Dwayne Wayans was born on July 20, 1956 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on My Wife and Kids (2001), Dance Flick (2009) and In Living Color (1990). See full bio »

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Known For

My Wife and Kids
My Wife and Kids Miscellaneous Crew
Dance Flick
Dance Flick Composer
In Living Color
In Living Color Miscellaneous Crew
Littleman Soundtrack


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 2002-2003 My Wife and Kids (TV Series) (production assistant - 27 episodes)
- Graduation: Part 2 (2003) ... (production assistant)
- Graduation: Part 1 (2003) ... (production assistant)
- Not So Hostile Takeover (2003) ... (production assistant)
- The Big Bang Theory (2003) ... (production assistant)
- Tee for Too Many (2003) ... (production assistant)
 1990-1991 In Living Color (TV Series) (production assistant - 38 episodes)
- Episode #2.24 (1991) ... (production assistant)
- Compilations (1991) ... (production assistant)
- Arsenio Hall of Justice (1991) ... (production assistant)
- The Best of in Living Color 2 (1991) ... (production assistant)
- Homey the Sellout: Part 1 (1991) ... (production assistant)
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 2009 Dance Flick
 2006 The Underground (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2006)
- Episode #1.9 (2006)
- Episode #1.8 (2006)
- Episode #1.7 (2006)
- Episode #1.6 (2006)
 2006 Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness (TV Movie)
 2003-2005 My Wife and Kids (TV Series) (33 episodes)
- The Proposal (2004)
- The Baby: Part 2 (2004)
- The Baby: Part 1 (2004)
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 2006 Thugaboo: A Miracle on D-Roc's Street (TV Movie) (composer: original music)
  The Underground (TV Series) (composer - 10 episodes, 2006) (music coordinator - 10 episodes, 2006)
- Episode #1.10 (2006) ... (composer: theme music) / (music coordinator)
- Episode #1.9 (2006) ... (composer: theme music) / (music coordinator)
- Episode #1.8 (2006) ... (composer: theme music) / (music coordinator)
- Episode #1.7 (2006) ... (composer: theme music) / (music coordinator)
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... (composer: theme music) / (music coordinator)
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 2009 Dance Flick (performer: "Deeper Inside" - as Shway Shwayans) / (producer: "Fame", "Deeper Inside", "Tell Me to Move It", "Mama Died in a Car Crash") / (writer: "I Shot Him at a Quarter to 1", "Deeper Inside", "Tell Me to Move It", "Mama Died in a Car Crash")
 2006 Thugaboo: A Miracle on D-Roc's Street (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Christmas Time of the Year") / (writer: "Christmas Time of the Year", "Christmas in the City", "Gimmie Gimmie This")
 2006 Littleman (producer: "Buddy (D-Rex Theme Song)") / (writer: "Buddy (D-Rex Theme Song)")
 2005 Domino (writer: "Lashindra Lashandra Rap")
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 1990 In Living Color (TV Series)
Wedding Reception Guest
- Hour of Power (1990) ... Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)

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His parents are Howell and Elvira Wayans. As the eldest member of the Wayans clan, he is the brother of Keenen Ivory Wayans, Damon Wayans, Kim Wayans, Nadia Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Elvira Wayans, Diedra Wayans, and Vonnie. He is the uncle of Damon Wayans Jr., Michael Wayans, Cara Mia Wayans, Kyla Wayans, Gregg Wayans, Craig Wayans, Chaunte Wayans and Damien Dante Wayans.



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