Michael Wayans Bio, Age, Father, Brother, Wife, Net Worth

Michael Wayans the actor and comedian

Michael Wayans Biography

Michael Wayans is an American actor and comedian from Los Angeles County, California in the United States. He is from the famously talented Wayans family which also includes Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Damon Wayans. Mike is best known for appearing on Blankman, Dance Flick, and My Wife and Kids. He featured in a movie for the first time when he was 9 years old. However, he began his professional acting career in 1994.


How old is Michael Wayans? – Age

Mike was born on March 28, 1985, in Los Angeles, California, the United States. He is 36 years old as of March 28, 2021.

Michael Wayans Family

Mike is the son of Lisa Thorner her mother and Damon Wayans his father, who is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. Mike is the nephew of Diedre Wayans, Elvira Wayans, Nadia Wayans, Kim Wayans, Vonnie Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Dwayne Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, and Marion Wayans.

Mike is the second-born child of Damon Wayans Sr. He has three siblings; an older brother Damon Wayans Jr. born in 1982, and two young sisters Cara Mia Wayans and Kyla Wayans.

Michael Wayans Wife

Mike has been dating Vanessa Simmons, an actress and TV personality for several years since 2005. The actress, Vanessa is the daughter of famous rap singer Joseph Simmons. Mike and Vanessa have a daughter called Ava Marie Wayans born on February 13, 2014. Ava should be 6 years old as of the year 2021. Both have been together since 2005 but have not yet married.

Michael Wayans the actor and comedian
Michael Wayans the actor and comedian

Michael Wayans

As Mike is from a family of celebrities, it was easy for Michael to make a start. He appeared in a movie for the first time when he was just 9 years old. Mike made a debut in his father’s 1994 movie titled Blankman. Michael played the role of Mike in the hit 2001- 2003 television series titled ‘My wife and kids.

Michael also worked in another film named ‘Dance Flick’ more recently which was a satirical comedy. His co-actors in the movie were most of his family members including Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Damon Wayans, and others.

In 2006, Michael composed music for the Television series The Underground. Both Damon Jr and Cara Mia are also heavily influenced by their family background that is why they are also working towards building a career in the entertainment field. He has also made an appearance in the HBO comedy special titled One Night Stand.

Michael Wayans Net worth

Mike has an estimated net worth of $ 2.5 million dollars which he has earned through his acting career.