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Marlon Wayans Biography

Birth Place:
New York, New York, United States
Profession
Actor, writer, producer

Fast Facts

  • The youngest of the 10 Wayans siblings
  • Made his film debut in 1988's I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, which was written and directed by his brother Keenen Ivory Wayans
  • Was set to play Robin in Tim Burton's Batman Returns (1992), but the character was cut from the film
  • Three years later, he lost out on the chance to play the part in Batman Forever after Burton was replaced by Joel Schumacher, who cast Chris O'Donnell
  • Has appeared in PSA-like commercials for Dentyne's Safe Breath Alliance (SBA), a mock organization committed to educating Americans about the importance of practicing safe breath

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