Keenen Ivory Wayans’s Bridget Jones: the... | 2004
Clip Name: Christmas Party
About this director
Keenen Ivory Wayans (born June 8, 1958) is an American actor, comedian, director and writer known as the host and creator of the FOX sketch comedy series In Living Color, which also starred Jim Carrey, Jamie Foxx, brothers Damon Wayans, Shawn Wayans and Marlon Wayans, sister Kim Wayans, David Alan Grier, Tommy Davidson and featured Rosie Perez. Wayans is the director/creator of Scary Movie, the highest grossing movie ever directed by an African-American. Wayans was born in New York City, son of Howell Wayans, a supermarket manager, and his wife Elvira, a homemaker and social worker. His parents were devout Jehovah's Witnesses. Wayans attended Tuskegee University, where he became a member of Alpha Phi Alpha, the first intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity established for African-Americans. However, he dropped out in his final year to become a comedian. Wayans is one of several family members who have become famous in Hollywood, including his siblings Damon, Kim, Nadia, Shawn and...