Marlon Wayans Announces Death of Family Matriarch on Their Shared Birthday

  • The mother of one of, if not thee funniest families has died.
  • Marlon Wayans announced the death of his mom, Elvira Wayans.
  • The two shared the same birthday July 23rd. He announced on Instagram she died on Wednesday.
  • He wrote in part, losing you shattered me into 1,000 pieces. I'm putting myself back together piece by piece. You will always be my glue. Today I celebrate for the both of us.
  • The Wayans family is compromised of 10 children, 5 girls and 5 boys.
  • The most notable siblings are Marlon, Shawn, Damon, Kim and of course Kennan Ivory Wayans who created and starred in,In Living Color.
  • In Living Color ran from 1990-1994 and in addition to his talented siblings the show introduced us to Jamie Foxx, Jim Carrey, Jennifer Lopez and David Alan Grier to name a few.
  • Photo: Screenshot Marlon's IG

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