Keenen Ivory Wayans

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Actor, Comedian (1958)
Fri Dec 02 2022
By   Bishal

Relationship Timeline Of Keenen Ivory Wayans

Ex-girlfriend : Brittany Daniel
Ex-wife : Dhaphe Wayans

Keenan Ivory Wayans is an American actor who is famous for his great comic timings. The actor has established himself as well known comedian, filmmaker, producer, and director in the Hollywood industry. He is a pioneer of the Wayans family of entertainers.

Wayans has created a deep impact in public through his improvised performances and hard work. He is seen in movies like the scary movie 2000, white chicks, the parody dance flick, and successful TV shows like In living color and My wife and kids. 

Is Keenen Ivory Wayans Dating Anyone? Know About His Girlfriend

Actor Keenan loves to keep his personal life private. He rarely spokes regarding his love life in front of the camera, so it is hard to know about his current relationship and affairs. So, his current relationship status is still unknown. Previously, he dated his partner Brittany Daniel for several years. 

Keenen Ivory Waynes and Brittany Daniel
Image: Keenen Ivory Waynes with his former girlfriend, Brittany Daniel. Source: Getty Images

Daniel is an American actress known for playing the role of Jessica Wakefield in Sweet Valley High. From 2007, they built up a sweet relationship and continued for several years. However, after several years of dating, they later split in 2014 and went on several paths. As of now, Brittany is married to her husband, Adam Touni.

Keenen Ivory Wayans' Ex-Wife

The handsome actor Ivory, 63, was a previously married man. In 2001, he exchanged his wedding vows with his ex-wife, Daphne Wayans. They dated almost five years before accepting one another as lifelong partners. 

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Image: Keenan Ivory Waynes with his ex-wife, Daphne Waynes. Source: Pinterest

However, after only five years of their marriage, they decided to quit their relationship. In 2006, their divorced got finalized due to irreconcilable differences. 

Wayans's Five Children

Keenan and his ex-wife, Daphne is also a parent of five children. In 1996, their first son, Nala Wayans was born. Jr. Keenan Ivory Wayans was born in 19980. Similarly, Jolie Ivory Imani and Bella Wayans were born in 1992. 

Their fifth child, Daphne Ivory Wayans born in 2003. Despite being a busy father, Keenen is still sparing quality time for his children. He often visits his kids during his free time.

How Rich is Keenen Ivory Wayans? Know About His Net Worth

As per Celebrity Net Worth, Keenen Ivory Wayans has a whopping net worth of $65 Million  in 2021. He has earned a good income from different movies and TV shows. Also, he is a winner of the Entertainment Icon Award of July 2011 and is mentioned in various documentaries and prestigious awards. 

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Image: Keenen Ivory Waynes with his cast members. Source: Getty Images

Successful movies like Scary Movie, Hollywood shuffle, and Most wanted and hit TV shows increased his entertainment industry. Keenen has worked with artists like George  Stephanopoulos and Angelica Zachary in the comedy series, In Living Color.

Furthermore, Ivory is still active in various projects. His continuous hard work and creativity ensure that the actor will grow his income in the upcoming years. In 2007, the actor bought a home worth $2.6 Million in Tarzana, California. Later, in November 2020, he sold that house for $3.2 million.

Family, Siblings, and Education

Keenen was born on 8th June 1958 in Harlem, New York, United States. His sun sign is Gemini. The actor's father, Howell Stouten Wayans, was a supermarket manager, and his mother, Elvira Alethia (Green), was a social worker. He is the second child among ten children. 

Ivory grew up with his siblings and parents in Harlem, New York. Being black race people, his family suffered discrimination from society. However, the family always had a light and entertaining atmosphere at home.

Moreover, the comedian went to Seward Park High School for primary education. Later he went to Tuskegee University for engineering in 1976. The actor had a dream of becoming a comedian from an early age. During school and college time also his comic timing was praised by the people. He left engineering to focus on being a stand-up comedian.

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