Damon Wayans Jr. Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Damon Wayans Jr. Biography

Damon Wayans Jr. was born on November 18, 1982, in Huntington, Vermont, U.S. He is an American actor and comedian. His full name is Damon Kyle Wayans Jr. Similalry, he is best known for his performances in TV productions such as Happy Endings, New Girl, Happy Together, The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair, and others.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 38 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs around 82 Kg. In addition, he has a well-maintained physique and has dark brown eyes and black hair.

Relationship Status

The actor is in a marital relationship with Samara Saraiva. They tied the knot in 2016. He was previously in an affair with Aja Metoyer with whom he welcomed two daughters named Amara and Aniya Wayans.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Damon Wayans, an actor whereas his mother’s name is Lisa Thorner. In addition, he has a younger brother named Michael and two younger sisters Cara Mia, and Kyla.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he attended Pacific Hills Independent School and Crossroads School for his high school education. He then attended Otis College of Art and Design but dropped after a year, later studying acting at the New York Film Academy.


Damon Wayans Jr. initially started his career as an actor with a film debut in the comedy Blankman (1994). He also made his TV debut appearing in his father’s production My Wife and Kids from 2001 to 2004 for 8 episodes. Similalry, he appeared in the film Dance Flick |(2009), The Other Guys (2010), before landing in the role of Brad Williams in the critically acclaimed TV sitcom Happy Endings in 2011. However, the show got canceled in 2013, thus ending his role. He also started starring in season 1 of the TV sitcom New Girl, as Coach in 2011, later re-starring in the subsequent seasons after season 3 until season 7 in 2018.

Damon Wayans Jr. Biography
Damon Wayans Jr. Biography

Likewise, he provided his voice for the character Wasabi in the computer-animated superhero film Big Hero 6 (2014) and starred as Jake Davis in Happy Together from 2018 to 2019 and as Sgt. Perry Gahalowood in The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair in 2018.

Damon Wayans Jr.’s Social Media

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Damon Wayans Jr.’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Damon Wayans Jr.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Damon Wayans Jr.? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 9 million, which he has earned from his acting career.


  • Full Name: Damon Kyle Wayans Jr.
  • Profession: Actor
  • Age: 38
  • Date of Birth: November 18, 1982
  • Birth Place: Huntington, Vermont, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 6 feet 1 inch
  • Weight: 82 Kg
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • School: Pacific Hills Independent School and Crossroads School
  • College/University: Otis College of Art and Design, New York Film Academy
  • Father: Damon Wayans
  • Mother: Lisa Thorner
  • Sibling: 3
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 9 million
  • Source of Income: Actor and Comedian