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Damon Wayans

Highest Rated:   89% Roxanne (1987)
Lowest Rated:   7% Fifty Shades of Black (2016)
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Birthplace:   New York, New York, USA
Born with a clubfoot; wore leg braces and corrective shoes until the age of 15. Began his career as a stand-up comic in 1982. Penned the 1999 book Bootleg, a collection of his humorous takes on topics ranging from family to racism. Was named one of TV GUIDE'S 50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time in 2004. Had his first novel, Red Hats, published in 2010. Appeared on his son Damon Wayans Jr.'s sitcom Happy Endings, playing the father of Damon Jr.'s character, in April 2011.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
7% Fifty Shades of Black
  • Actor
2016
78% The Other Guys
  • Actor
$119.3M 2010
No Score Yet Ladies or Gentlemen
  • Actor
2009
No Score Yet Farce of the Penguins
  • Hey, That's My Ass! Penguin
2007
No Score Yet Damon Wayans - Still Standing
  • Actor
2006
9% Marci X
  • Dr. S
$1.6M 2003
48% Bamboozled
  • Pierre Delacroix
$1.9M 2000
10% Harlem Aria
  • Wes
  • Executive Producer
1999
8% Bulletproof
  • Rock Keats
1996
45% The Great White Hype
  • James `The Grim Reaper' Roper
1996
9% Celtic Pride
  • Lewis Scott
1996
13% Blankman
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
  • Darryl
  • Executive Producer
1994
33% Major Payne
  • Major Benson Payne
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
1994
37% Last Action Hero
  • Himself
1993
13% Mo' Money
  • Screenwriter
  • Johnny Stewart
  • Producer
1992
44% The Last Boy Scout
  • Jimmy Dix
1991
17% Look Who's Talking, Too
  • Eddie
1990
No Score Yet Damon Wayans: The Last Stand?
  • Actor
1990
66% Earth Girls Are Easy
  • Zeebo
1989
50% Punchline
  • Percy
1988
79% Colors
  • T-Bone
1988
63% I'm Gonna Git You Sucka
  • Leonard
1988
89% Roxanne
  • Jerry
1987
84% Beverly Hills Cop
  • Banana Man
1984
88% Hollywood Shuffle
  • Body Guard #2 / Willie
1982

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
63% Lethal Weapon
2016
  • Roger Murtaugh
  • 2017
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Late Late Show With James Corden
2015
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
2014
  • Guest
  • 2014
67% Happy Endings
2011-2013
  • Francis Williams
  • 2011
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
  • Guest
  • 2002
No Score Yet Saturday Night Live
1975
  • Host
  • Guest
  • Performer
  • Actor
  • 1995
  • 1986
  • 1985

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