Shawn Wayans Biography and Wiki
Shawn Wayans is an American actor, comedian, producer, DJ, and writer. He is well known for starring in the 2004 comedies movie White Chicks and In Living Color. Wayans is one of the ten siblings of Elvira and Howell Wayan with Marlon and Damson Wayan.
Shawn Wayans Age
Shawn Mathis (born Shawn Mathis Wayans) is 49 years old. He was born on 19th January 1971 in New York City, the United States. He celebrates his birthday every 19th of January.
Shawn Wayans Height and Weight
Wayans stands at a height of 1.87 meters (6 feet 2 inches) and weighs 165 lbs (75 kg).
Shawn Wayans Net Worth
Wayans has enjoyed a long career in the film industry spanning almost two decades. Through proceeds from his work as an actor, comedian, producer, DJ, and writer, he has been able to accumulate a modest fortune. Wayans is estimated to have a net worth of about $30 million as of 2020.
Shawn Wayans Parents and Family
Wayans was born in New York City to Elvira Alethia (Green) and Howell Stouten Wayan. Her mother Elvira was a social worker and homemaker while her father was a supermarket manager. He was raised alongside her nine siblings in the Fulton Houses in the Manhattan neighborhood of Chelsea.
Shawn Wayans Children
He is a father of three children Laila, Illia, Marlon.
Shawn Wayans Wife
Shawn likes to keep his personal life private hence information about his dating life is under research. It is not known whether he is married or dating. However, this information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Shawn Wayans Education
Wayans attended Bayard Rustin High School for the Humanities and graduated in 1989.
Facts and body Measurements
Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Shawn.
- Full Name: Shawn Mathis Wayans
- Age:49 years old
- Date of Birth: 19th January 1971
- Place of Birth: New York City, the United States
- Education: Bayard Rustin High School
- Birthday: 19th of January
- Nationality: American
- Father’s Name: Howell Stouten Wayan
- Mother’s Name: Elvira Alethia (Green)
- Siblings: Ten Siblings
- Spouse: To be updated
- Children: Three children
- Height: 1.87 meters (6 feet 2 inches)
- Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
- Profession: actor, comedian, producer, DJ, and writer
- Known For: In Living Color, The Wayans Bros
- Net worth: $30 million
Shawn Wayans Siblings
Shawn is one of the ten children of Elvira and Howell. His siblings are Marlon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Desuma Wayans, Damon Kyle Wayans, Dwayne Howell Wayans, Kim Wayans, Diedre Wayans, Nadia Wayans, Vonnie Wayans, and Elvira Wayans.
Shawn Wayans Brothers
Shawn’s brothers Marlon, Keenen Ivory, Damon, and Dwayne are all in the film industry. Dwayne is a writer and film score composer, Keenen is a comedian and actor, Marlon is an actor, producer, and comedian while Damon is an actor, writer, stand up comedian and writer.
Shawn Wayans Son
Shawn’s son is called Marlon Wayans. He named his son after his younger brother after they made an agreement when they were young to name their children each other’s names.
Shawn Wayans Movies and Tv Shows
- 1988 I’m Gonna Git You Sucka as Pedestrian
- 1996 Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood as Ashtray (also a writer)
- 1999 New Blood as Valentine
- 2000 Scary Movie as Ray Wilkins (also a writer and uncredited producer)
- 2001 Open Mic as Himself
- 2001 Scary Movie 2 as Ray Wilkins (also a writer and co-executive producer)
- 2004 White Chicks as Kevin Copeland (also writer and producer)
- 2006 Little Man as Darryl Edwards (also writer and producer)
- 2009 Dance Flick as Daddy of a baby (also a writer)
- 1991 The Best of Robert Townsend & His Partners in Crime as Various
- 1991 MacGyver as Robo
- 1990-93 In Living Color as Various, DJ SW1
- 1993 Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper as Dominique
- 1995–1999 The Wayans Bros. as Shawn Williams (also creator, executive consultant, producer, writer, and director)
- 1996-1997 Waynehead as Toof/Kid
- 1996 The Parent ‘Hood as Himself
- 1998 Comics Come Home 4 as Himself
- 1999 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child as Bad Boy (voice)
- 2000 2000 MTV Video Music Awards as Host
- 2006 Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness as Slim (voice)
- 2006 Thugaboo: Miracle on D-Roc’s Street as Slim, Cheapie
- 2016 Animals as Tommy
- 2017 Noches con Platanito
Frequently Asked Questions About Shawn Wayans
Who is Shawn Wayans?
Shawn Wayans is an American actor, comedian, producer, DJ, and writer. He is well known for starring in the 2004 comedies movie White Chicks and In Living Color.
How old is Shawn Wayans?
Shawn Mathis (born Shawn Mathis Wayans) is 49 years old. He was born on 19th January 1971 in New York City, the United States.
How tall is Wayans?
Shawn stands at a height of 1.87 meters (6 feet 2 inches) and weighs 165 lbs (75 kg).
Is Shawn Wayans married?
Details about Shawn’s love life are still under review. We will let you know when he gets in a relationship or when we discover helpful information about his love life.
What is Shawn’s net worth?
Shawn has an approximate net worth of $30 million. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in the film industry.
Where does Wayans live?
Because of security reasons, Shawn has not shared his precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of his house.
Is Wayans dead or alive?
Shawn is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
Why did Marlon Wayans name his son Shawn?
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