Birthday Shout! Damon Wayans, Hank Baskett, Whitney Cummings

Birthday Shout! Damon Wayans, Hank Baskett, Whitney Cummings

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate top personalities this day September 4

Damon Wayans

American actor, comedian, writer and producer, Damon Wayans comes from a family of entertainers.

Wayans performed as a comedian and actor throughout the 1980s, including a yearlong stint on the sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live, although his true breakthrough came as a co-creator and performer on his own sketch comedy show, In Living Color, from 1990 to 1992.

starred as Michael Richard Kyle, Sr. on ABC’s My Wife and Kids from 2001 to 2005. His film credits include Major Payne, Celtic Pride and Bulletproof. You’ll often find him sharing the screen with his siblings Marlon, Shawn, Keenen and Kim.

He began his career as a stand-up comedian, gaining a brief cameo in Beverly Hills Cop.

He was fired from SNL for a controversy regarding his portrayal of a police officer.

56 year old Damon Wayans was born September 4, 1960 in New York.

Hank Baskett

Husband to former Playboy model Kendra Wilkinson, Hank Baskett is a former wide receiver who played for the Philadelphia Eagles from 2006 to 2009. He had a costly turnover with the Indianapolis Colts on an onside kick in Super Bowl XLIV against the Saints.

Before fame, he attended the University of New Mexico and was named to the All-Mountain West Conference team during his senior season.

He went undrafted in 2006 and after failing to make the Minnesota Vikings’ regular season roster, he joined the Eagles.

Hank was born September 4, 1982 in New Mexico.

Whitney Cummings

Comedian and actress who gained fame as a cast member on Punk’d created and starred in the NBC sitcom Whitney, which premiered in 2012, and co-created the CBS sitcom, 2 Broke Girls.

She appeared in the 2008 film, Made of Honor, and released her Comedy Central standup special, Whitney Cummings: Money Shot, in 2010.

She has appeared on The Tonight Show with TV show host Conan O’Brien.

Whitney Cummings was born September 4, 1982 in DC.


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