|Who is it?||Actress, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew|
|Birth Day||October 16, 1961|
|Birth Place||New York City, New York, United States|
|Age||59 YEARS OLD|
|Occupation||Actress, comedian, producer, writer, director|
|Relatives||Damon Wayans (brother) Keenen Ivory Wayans (brother) Shawn Wayans (brother) Marlon Wayans (brother) Nadia Wayans (sister)|
In 2008 she co-wrote a series of children's books with her husband Kevin Knotts entitled Amy Hodgepodge about a multiracial girl adjusting to life in public school after years of homeschooling.
In 2011 she got a chance to showcase her dramatic chops with a supporting role as a mother who struggles to understand her 17-year-old daughter in Pariah. She was nominated (alongside co-star Pernell Walker) for Best Supporting Actress at the 2012 Black Reel Awards but lost to Octavia Spencer for The Help.