Michael Wayans
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Michael Richard Wayans is an American actor and comedian. He is a member of the famously talented Wayans family. The article below features more information about his net worth, salary, age, height, and recent activities.

On March 28, 1985, Wayans was born in Los Angeles County, California. He was born into a well-established comedic and acting family, the Wayans family. His father, Damon Wayans is a tv-film satire actor who also wrote, produced, and starred in many hit tv shows and movies.


Wayans, as a child became interested in comedy. He was both genetically and externally influenced by his well-established family and decided to focus on his screenwriting career. His first camera experience was at only nine years old. In 1994, his father wrote a superhero comedy screenplay for the film “Blankman”. Michael played young Daryl in that movie.

The show brought Wayans good attention for his skillful performance. Also in 2001, the actor took part in the tv series “My Wife and Kids” for five episodes as a supporting actor. Then in 2005, Michael helped compose a theme song for sketch comedy series named “The Underground”. The show aired on Showtime and became popular among its viewers. The actor was also cast in the 2009 musical comedy “Dance Flick”, starring many of his family members.

Wayans now spends most of his time writing scripts. He also collaborates with his father and other family members to help with their tv series and movie production.

Michael Wayans Personal Details:

Full Name Michael Richard Wayans
Birthdate 28 March 1985
Height 5 ft 7 in (170.18 cm)
Age 37
Birthplace Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Net Worth $2.5 million
Marital Status Unmarried
Father name Damon Wayans Sr.
Mother name Lisa Thorner
Salary N/A
Twitter Handle N/A
Instagram Handle @its_mike_bro


Michael Wayans was born on March 28, 1985. He is currently 37 years old.


Wayans is 5 ft 7 in (170.18 cm) tall.


Wayans is also known as “Mike Wayans” among his family, friends, fans and peers.


Wayans is dating the American TV personality, Vanessa Simmons. She is the daughter of Joseph Simmons, one of the founding members of the influential hip-hop group Run-D.M.C. Vanessa has previously starred in the reality series “Growing Up Hip Hop” and MTV’s “Run’s House”. The pair share a daughter named Ava Marie Wayans.

Michael Wayans’ Net Worth and Salary:

Michael Wayans’ current net worth is $2.5 million. The actor earned a noteworthy amount of wealth from his acting career and composition work for “The Underground”. He is also currently working on scriptwriting projects which helps as his source of income.

Recent News About Michael Wayans:

Michael Wayans was last seen in front of the camera in the 2009 Musical “Dance Flick”. After that, his acting and music career became inactive. Nowadays he is mostly working on scriptwriting and helping other family members in their works.

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