Why Damon Wayans Left ‘In Living Color’ – Here’s Why

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Ever wondered what the reason was for one of the Wayans brothers to leave the successful In Living Color after having one of the most popular characters? He played a homeless man, a miserable clown, and a gay artistic critic to the delight of viewers in the 90s.

Damon Wayans for some is one of the greatest stand-up comedians to take to the stage. As a member of the Wayans family it only made sense for him to join his brother’s Keenen Ivory Wayans’s show IIn Living Color at FOX. Unfortunately Damon would ultimately step away.