Then, in 2000, he co-wrote and acted in his most popular film to date, the blockbuster horror spoof .
The film, which cost a paltry $19 million to make, earned an astounding $157 million at the box office, making it the highest-grossing film ever directed by an African-American (Keenen Ivory Wayans).
Daniel stopped by ‘Sway In The Morning’ to discuss her cancer battle, returning to the show and often being the only white woman on set. Rumors that she dated Keenan Ivory Wayans: I took a leave of absence from the show because I actually went through cancer.. It was really wild being away from the show because playing Kelly Pitts is one of my most favorite characters I’ve ever played.
So being away, I would feel like, ‘I have to finish this character, I have to finish her voice.’ So many of the fans were like, ‘what happened, why did she leave the show?
While Damien Dante’s family is known as ‘The First Family of Entertainment,’ he says he says life wasn’t so easy. “I don’t want to get chicks off my last name,” Wayans says.