Damon Wayans JR Bio, Net Worth, Age, Wiki, Career & Family

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BIOGRAPHY of Damon Wayans JR

Damon Kyle Wayans Jr. was born in Los Angeles, California on November 18, 1982. He is an American actor and comedian best known for his role as Brad Williams on the ABC sitcom Happy Endings. For this film, he was nominated for  a Critics’ Choice Television Award  for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series and  Coach of Fox in 2012. Sitcom New Girl. He appeared in the 2014 comedy film Let’s Be Cops  and voiced Wasabi in Big Hero 6. He is the eldest son of actor and comedian Damon Wayans and the nephew of Kinen Ivory Wayans, Sean Wayans and Kim. Wayans and Marlon Wayans. 

CAREER of Damon Wayans JR

Wayans made his  debut as a young Kevin in his father’s feature film ‘Blankman’ in 1994. He later appeared as John, one of Junior’s friends, on his father’s sitcom My Wife and Children. He later became the show’s staff writer. In fact, Wayans Jr. was  based on the character  Junior. 

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He appeared and worked as a writer underground. Wayans Jr.  surprised the audience with a standing ovation on his  Def Comedy Jam debut. He starred in the  family comedy Wayan Dance Film as Thomas, the protagonist of the film. Wayans played Brad Williams who was one of the main characters in the ABC sitcom Happy Ending, alongside Eliza Coupe. Despite critical acclaim and 4,444 iconic fans, the show was canceled by ABC after its third season ended on May 3, 2013. Wayans’  was nominated for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series at the NAACP Image Awards and Critic’s Choice Television Awards.on May 16, 2011, 

Fox Network announced that they had directed Zooey Deschanel`s comedy “New Girl,” starring Wayans as coach and in a supporting role. However, the happy ending has already aired on rival network ABC in its second season. The crew of New Girl originally planned to replay the role of Wayans, but later decided to reshoot or not reshoot the pilot episode in which he appeared. Instead, starting in the second episode, Wayans` character was replaced by Lamorne Morris, taking on the role of Winston, his former roommate  pursuing a professional basketball career in Latvia. 

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Following the cancellation of Happy Endings after its third season, it was announced in July 2013 that Wayans would return for at least four episodes of New Girl in the upcoming third season. In November 2013, it was announced that Wayans would return to the series for the remaining third season. In May 2014, Wayans was announced as a permanent contributor to season 4. 

WIFE of Damon Wayans JR

Samara’s dating history has not been publicly discussed, but we  know she is married to actor and comedian Damon Wayans Jr. Before marrying Saraiva, Damon dated Aja Metauer. Their relationship was turbulent, and  Wayans broke up in a state of poor mentality, but they still had two children. Samara and her new husband dated for two years before he asked this question, and their wedding took place in 2016. Although she currently has no children, she is the stepmother of  two children from her relationship with Damon. With Ajay Metoyer. 

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FAMILY of Damon Wayans JR

Wayans has two daughters. Anja Wayans, 17, and Amara Wayans, 19, are with her ex-girlfriend Aja Metauer. In 2016, Wayans married Samara Saraiva. The couple have 8-year-old son Maverick Wayans  and two daughters, 16-year-old Berlin Wayans  and 1-year-old Lua Wayans. 

NET WORTH of Damon Wayans JR

Damon Wayans Jr. has a net worth of $9 million.