Kim Wayans Biography
Kim Wayans is an American actress, writer, comedian, producer, and director. She is a member of the Wayans family best known for her roles in In Living Color and In the House.
Kim Wayans Age
She was born on October 16, 1961 in New York City, New York, United States. She is 61 years old as of 2022.
Kim Wayans Height
Wayans stands at a height of 6 feet tall.
Kim Wayans Family – Kim Wayans Parents
Kim Wayans is the daughter of Howell Stouten Wayans (father), a supermarket manager, and Elvira Alethia (Green) a social worker and homemaker. She has nine siblings five brothers and four sisters. She is the aunt of Damon Wayans Jr., Cara Mia Wayans, Michael Wayans, Jolie Ivory Imani Wayans, Kyla Wayans, Craig Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans Jr., Marlon Wayans, and Gregg Wayans.
Kim Wayans Siblings
She has five brothers Dwayne Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Damon Wayans, and Marlon Wayans, and four sisters Nadia Wayans, Diedre Wayans, Elvira Wayans, and Vonnie Wayans.
Kim Wayans Husband – Kim Wayans Kids
She is married to actor and writer Kevin Knotts for more than 15 years. Kim and her husband have co-authored a children’s book series titled ‘Amy Hodgepodge’. The couple does not have any children of their own.
Kim Wayans Net Worth
Kim Wayan has an estimated net worth of $8 million dollars.
Kim Wayans Career
She has appeared in several films such as Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood and I’m Gonna Git You Sucka which are both directed by her brother Keenen.
She starred in the art film Talking About Sex and co-starred in Juwanna Mann. She also starred alongside her siblings on the Fox variety show In Living Color and A Low Down Dirty Shame. Kim worked as a story editor on her brother Damon’s sitcom My Wife and Kids.
In 2008, she co-wrote a series of children’s books titled ‘Amy Hodgepodge’ with her husband Kevin Knotts, about a multiracial girl adjusting to life in public school after years of homeschooling.
Kim Wayans In Living Color
This series provides a platform for the many members of the comedic Wayans family. Popular recurring sketches include Homey D. Clown, the Homeboy Shopping Network, Men on Film and Great Moments in Black History.
First episode date: April 15, 1990
Final episode date: May 19, 1994
Theme songs: Cause That’s the Way You Livin’ When You’re in Living Color, In Living Color Remix, In Living Color
Writers: Jim Carrey, Damon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, MORE
Kim Wayans Movies
|1987–1988||A Different World (TV series)||Allison Guisewite|
|1989||Cathy’s Last Resort||Charlene Andrews|
|I’m Gonna Git You Sucka||Nightclub Singer|
|1990–1993||In Living Color (TV series)||Various|
|1991||Robert Townsend and His Partners in Crime||Various|
|1994||Talking About Sex||Andie Norman|
|A Low Down Dirty Shame||Diane|
|1995–1998||In the House (TV series)||Tonia Harris|
|The Wayans Bros. (TV series)||Cousin Shelia|
|1996||Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood||Mrs. Johnson|
|1996–1997||Waynehead (TV series)||Mom (voice)|
|1997||Critics and Other Freaks||Bettina|
|1998||Getting Personal (TV series)||Rhonda|
|2002||Juwanna Mann||Latisha Jansen|
|2006||Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness (TV)||Momma/Joyce (voice)|
|Thugaboo: A Miracle on D-Roc’s Street (TV)||Momma (voice)|
|2007||What News? (TV)||Pearl “Lightning” Davis|
|2009||Dance Flick||Ms. Dontwannabebothered|
|2012||Criminal Minds (TV)||Darlene Beckett|
|2014||New Girl (TV)||Susan|
|2016||The Breaks (TV)|