Damon Wayans Jr.
The eldest of four, Damon Wayans Jr. was born in Vermont but reared in California. While pursuing his childhood passion for art and animation at Los Angeles' famed Otis College of Art and Design, he landed a gig as a staff writer on his father's hit comedy series, My Wife and Kids. At age 20, Wayans Jr. was the youngest writer on television. A year later, he followed in his famous family's footsteps and hit the stand-up comedy circuit, and now tours across the country as his father's opening act.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2007.
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