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Damon Wayans

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Award-winning actor, stand-up comedian, writer, and producer Damon Wayans, talks about becoming famous on his brother Keenen Ivory Wayans's hit show, "In Living Color," his career in television and movies since then, and writing his first novel, Red Hats.

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Comments [4]

Toni from Hopewell Junction, NY

The photo you've posted is of Keenan, not Damon. Unless of course, Damon spent too much time in the California sun!

The entire Wayans brood is a treasure! I will definitely read Red Hats.

I wonder what Kim is up to?

May. 06 2010 02:07 PM
ellie from washington heights

I have to tell damon wayans my surreal encounter with some red hats! i was working as a waitress and a brood of these purple clad ladies had come in to "lunch." this same day, while serving a table i was interrupted by the bar tender who asked me, in a panic, if i knew the heimlich. ultimately i found myself in the bar area delivering the maneuver to an old man on a bar stool, completely surrounded by red hatted purple ladies...picture it... these women who thought themselves to be after the spice of life, were all standing around like chickens with their heads cut off, unable to make a move to save this poor man. it was sad, for them, and very strange for me. just picture it! funny sad.

May. 06 2010 01:30 PM
Love him

Damon -

Great job. You've given the world lots of laughter. God speed.

May. 06 2010 01:21 PM
a. g. from hudson county nj

i went to i.s. 70 in manhattan. i used to shoot hoops with keenan at the 13st.[@9thave]
park. i remember him telling me that his parents[who were i believe jehovah witnesses] would not allow him to see the film "woodstock"
which was a school project. i often wondered in the ensuing years,what they [his parents] thought about "in living color" and everything else. a.g. i.s. 70 {intermediate school} class of '71

May. 06 2010 12:43 PM

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