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The Wayans Bros. 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1995–1999)
The wacky escapades of brothers Shawn and Marlon Williams, along with their wise but eccentric father.
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1999   1998   1997   1996   1995  
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Marlon Wayans ...  Marlon Williams 101 episodes, 1995-1999
Shawn Wayans ...  Shawn Williams 101 episodes, 1995-1999
John Witherspoon ...  John 'Pops' Williams 101 episodes, 1995-1999
Anna Maria Horsford ...  Deirdre 'Dee' Baxter 80 episodes, 1995-1999
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The wacky escapades of brothers Shawn and Marlon Williams, along with their wise but eccentric father.

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-PG

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 January 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dupla do Barulho See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Ja'net DuBois who plays Shawn and Marlon's grandmother, was only in her mid-20s when Shawn Wayans and Marlon Wayans were born. Ironically, she is also three and a half years younger than John Witherspoon who plays her son-in-law. See more »

Quotes

Shawn Williams: I was reading in the trades the other day and they're looking for a young, hip, energetic black guy on 'Beverly Hills 90210'.
Marlon Williams: A burglar?
Shawn Williams: Yeah.
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Connections

Referenced in The Roseanne Show: Episode #1.36 (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

Electric Relaxation
Performed by A Tribe Called Quest
(opening credits theme)
(seasons 1 and 2)
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This is great show.
24 July 1999 | by WaltdogSee all my reviews

The Wayans Brothers is my favorite show. Marlon Wayans is my favorite actor. Need I say more. This show has got to be the funniest I've ever seen. Well, a tie with "In Living Color," which Marlon was also in. The Wayans really know how to entertain people and that's what makes the Wayans brother so great. Marlon will do anything and Shawn has his own style of humor. I give this how a 10.


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