Who Is Kyla Wayans? About Damon Wayans Daughter

Kyla Wayans

Kyla Wayans is well known for being the daughter of the famous comedian and actor, Damon Wayans. Being born a celebrity kid has its own perks and challenges as the child comes into the limelight before they know who they are. Most celebrity kids prefer to keep their personal life away from the media while most people actively go out of their way to seek fame.

It surely puts a lot of pressure and stress on them. Thus, Kyla also wants to keep her personal life under the wraps from the media and the internet. Additionally, she has made a name for herself as well as she is an actress who has appeared in a sitcom along with her father.

In this article, we will tell you about the real-life of Kyla including her personal life, career, relationship, net worth, and more. Furthermore, we will also tell you about her family as well such as about her parents’ divorce and siblings.

Kyla Wayans was born to a family of entertainers

Kyla Wayans was born in 1991 in Los Angeles, California, United States. She is the youngest daughter of the Damon Wayans and his ex-wife, Lisa Thorner. Her family is known for producing some of the best entertainers in the American media industry.

The Wayans family is an American entertainment industry family that has a lot of members. They have screenwriters, comedians, and actors in the family. Some great projects that the family has done are In living Color, White Chicks, My Wife, Kids, and more.

She belongs to the African-American ethnicity and holds American nationality. Talking about her body measurements, she is 5’8″ (176 cm) tall and her weight is about 63 kg (138 lbs). She has a pair of beautiful dark brown eyes and black hair. Her body type is slim. She is currently 31 years old as per her birth date.

Her father, Damon, is a famous comedian and producer. On the other hand, her mother is a former actress and model. Her mother had minor appearances in some of the Wayan’s family projects such as “My Wife and Kids” and “Dance Flicks”.

Damon started as a stand-up comedian and has appeared in numerous movies and television series. He has written several scripts as well. Unfortunately, her parents are no longer together as they have already divorced. Do you want to know the reason behind their parents’ divorce? Well, you should continue reading this article to find out.

The reason behind her parents’ divorce

Kyla’s parents Damon Wayans and Lisa Thorner had decided to walk down the aisle back on 24th April 1984. The two had settled down in Los Angeles with their first child after their marriage. Damon had already established a thriving career by the year 1991. The couple was able to live a comfortable life with the wonderful amenities of life.

However, things didn’t go well between the two as their life turned drastically after Lisa decided to file for divorce on the 25th of August 2000. As per Lisa, the reason behind the divorce was due to the “irreconcilable differences”. Lisa even asked for a child and spousal support as well.

Additionally, she also requested joint physical and legal custody of the kids as well. Normally, asking for alimony would set the stage for battled-out divorces but luckily it wasn’t the case for her. Because Damion agreed that Lisa was with his wealth and decided to give her the financial package that she asked for. Kyla was just 9 years old when her parents got divorced.

Kyla started her acting career at a young age

After Kyla’s parents got divorced, she along with her siblings split their time between their parents though chances are high that the majority of their time would have been spent with their mother seeing how busy Damon’s career was. Nonetheless, her father did make an effort to be involved in parenting.

Her parents maintained civil relations even after the divorce which left a positive mark on their children’s life. Thus, they have grown to be a responsible adult. We don’t know what Kayla is up to these days but she has already started her acting career at a young age.

When Kyla was just 10 years old, she made her acting debut in an episode of the 2001 television series My Wife and Kids. She portrayed the role of Nicole in her father’s series. However, it was just a guest role but it marks the extent of her acting career for now. She is yet to make an appearance in any movies. Many people confuse Wayans with Kyla Pratt who has been featured in several movies and television series.

Does Kyla have any siblings?

As mentioned earlier, Kyla Wayans isn’t the only child of Damon and Lisa. She has three elder siblings. She has got two brothers named Michael Wayans and Damon Wayans Jr. Her sister’s name is  Cara Mia Wayans. All of her siblings are actors and extroverts who make public appearances, unlike Kyla.

Her oldest brother Damon is 40 years old as he was born in 1982. He is an actor who debuted in his father’s 1994 film titled “Blankman”. Since then, he has been featured in numerous movies and television series such as Let’s Be Cops, My Wife and Kids, New Girl, and Happy Endings. He is very good at acting and has been nominated for the NAACP and Critics Circle Award. Additionally, he is already married to a lady named Samara. He is blessed with two daughters named Amara and Aniya from his past relationship.

Kyla’s second oldest brother, Michael is  37 years old as he was born in 1985. Similarly, he is also an actor who played minor roles in productions such as Blankaman and the HBO’s comedy show called “One Night Stand”. Currently, he is dating a TV personality, Vanessa.

Kyla’s older sister, Cara Mia is 35 years old as she was born in 1987. She is well educated as she graduated from Pacific Hills Independent School. She also studied at Loyola Marymount University. Just like her other family member, she is also an actress who has made a few sporadic appearances in Wayans family productions such as “Dance Flick” and “My Wife and Kids”.

Is Kyla Wayans married? Does she have any children?

Kyla Wayans

Kyla Wayans is very secretive about her personal life and it doesn’t seem like she is married. We couldn’t find anything on her social media accounts as well and she isn’t spotted much in public as well. She hasn’t been spotted with someone else in the public till today. She is just 31 years so she could be single right now.

However, she is rumored to have a daughter named Emmie. However, it’s just a rumor and Kyla Wayans hasn’t clarified the rumors as well so we can’t say for sure if she has any children at the moment. Furthermore, she hasn’t made any posts on her social media accounts about her daughter.

How much does Kyla Wayans earn? Her presence on social media

It is estimated that Kyla’s net worth is $500,000. But she might be living quite a lavish and comfortable lifestyle because her father is a successful comedian and producer who has an estimated net worth of $35 million.

Talking about her presence on social media, she is fairly active on social media and she mostly uploads photos of herself on her Instagram account. She also has a Twitter account where she mostly tweets inspirational quotes from celebrities and authors. Additionally, she has also shared some generic stuff about her state of mind as well.

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