Diedre Wayans is an American screenwriter, and she is a member of the Wayans family of entertainers. She was born in 1959 in New York City, United States of America.
Her parents are Elvira Alethia and Howell Stouten. Elvira Alethia is a social worker while Howell Stouten is a manager of a supermarket.
She attended high school and successfully completed but not much is known about which other schools she may have attended. She has worked as a screenwriter for several sitcoms but she has not had a successful career as compared to her siblings.
She got married to Greg Benson SR and together, they have five children. Diedre Wayans is estimated to be worth $1 million and most of her revenue comes from screenwriting.
Diedre Wayans Siblings
Diedre Wayans grew up with nine siblings and they are Dwayne, Keenen, Damon, Kim, Elvira, Nadia, Vonnie, Shawn and Marlon.
Nadia Wayans was born in 1965 in New York City, New York and Elvira Wayans was born on January 4, 1964. Marlon, Damon Wayans and Shawn Wayans were born on July 23, 1972, September 4, 1960, and January 19, 1971, respectively. Keenen was born on July 23, 1958.
Keenen is a well-known actor, and he is mostly associated with In Living Color, a FOX sketch comedy series. Damon was a stand-up comedian and some of his works include Damon (1998), In Living Color from 1990 to 1992, My Wife and Kids from 2001 to 2005 and etc.
Shawn and Marlon have collaborated on some movies and some of these movies are The Wayan Brothers from 1995 to 1999, Scary Movie (2000), White Chicks (2004), Dance Flick (2009) and others.
Kim is an actress, comedian and producer. Her roles in In Living Color and In The House shot her into fame. Elvira is also a screenwriter and Nadia is an actress.
Elvira is the brain behind What Do You Know, The Anniversary Present, Celibacy and more. Nadia is mostly known for her role in I’m Gonna Get You Sucka in 1998.