WorldCat Identities

Wayans, Keenen Ivory

Works: 145 works in 472 publications in 6 languages and 10,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Parody films  Television comedies  Crime films  Horror films  Musical films  Sketch comedy television programs  Nonfiction films  Variety shows (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Originator, fmd, Other, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Keenen Ivory Wayans
Scary movie by Keenen Ivory Wayans( Visual )

83 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parody of all the scary movies you've ever seen, the victims pile up and the laughs pile on as a group of teenagers find themselves being stalked by a more-than-vaguely recognizable masked killer!
White chicks by Keenen Ivory Wayans( Visual )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus and Kevin are brothers who work for the FBI and take on a case to escort socialite sisters Brittany and Tiffany Wilton from JFK Airport to their hotel in the Hamptons. Once there, two higher-ranking agents will take over the girls' protection. The extra security is needed because Brittany and Tiffany have been targeted by a serial kidnapper. With the help of an FBI lab scientist, the very much African-American Kevin and Marcus will be transformed to pass for Brittany and Tiffany. The agents must lure the kidnapper to take the fake girls so the girls will stay safe
Scary movie 2 by Shawn Wayans( Visual )

55 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel that spoofs a "haunted houseful" of great movies. A group of college students are invited to a house for a set of sleep studies. It's up to the students to get out alive
The Five Heartbeats by Robert Townsend( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and French and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five young friends are drawn together by music. Their dreams of fame and fortune take them from amateur nights in ghetto clubs, to the pinnacle of show business success and personal tragedy. When the vocal group The Five Heartbeats get to the top of music world, they learn the hard reality of the music industry
Little man( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hired to steal the fabulous Queens Diamond, pint-sized jewel thief Calvin Simms (Marlon Wayans) and his dimwitted partner Percy (Tracy Morgan, TV's Saturday Night Live) stash the stone in Vanessa Chase's (Kerry Washington, Ray) handbag when their getaway plans go uproariously awry. Discovering Vanessa's husband, Darryl (Shawn Wayans), who's hopelessly obsessed with becoming a father, Calvin trades in his duds for diapers and poses as an abandoned baby. Suffering through a host of hysterical humiliations and outrageous family outings, Calvin desperately tries to retrieve the gem before his cover is blown, and Darryl and Vanessa really cut him down to size. Directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans (White Chicks)."--Container
Dance flick by Wei yang si( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet, innocent Megan's ballet dreams are shattered when she is forced to attend an inner-city high school where she meets Thomas, a young hip-hop dancer from the wrong side of the tracks. With a new crew of friends, this suburban girl with no street 'cred, ' has to step up her game and achieve her dreams in the mother of all dance-offs
Hollywood shuffle by Robert Townsend( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about Bobby Taylor, a young black actor trying to get a foothold in Hollywood but running into problems of stereotyping at every turn
In living color( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The show bridged the gap between black and white audiences by at once exploiting stereotypes and then proving how ridiculous they could be, without being politically correct or preachy, and never without the aid of top-notch humor. The writing was spectacular, each of the performers were incredibly talented, and the chemistry between them showed. The first season of the comedy show that crossed every line with their crude humor and introduced a new generation of comedy talent
I'm gonna git you sucka by Keenen Ivory Wayans( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this ultra-slick, urban action comedy Mr. Slade comes out of retirement along with Jack Spade to try to clean up Mr. Big's neighborhood from crimes, drugs and the over use of gold chains as they take on the local gang boss in his hangout, the Big Brim Bar
The glimmer man( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The desperate hunt for a serial killer has just gotten rougher for LAPD homicide detectives Jack Cole and Jim Campbell. They've become partners. Wearing Buddhist prayer beads, relying on ancient potions and living by Eastern philosophies, ex-New Yorker Cole is unlike any partner the street savvy Campbell has ever seen. The way Campbell sees it, secretive Cole is also something else: suspect #1 in their murder investigation
Don't be a menace to South Central while drinking your juice in the hood( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parody of all 'life in the hood' movies and related cliches, taking most aim at 'Boyz N the Hood.'
In living color( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third season of the popular African-American sketch comedy show that first introduced the Wayans family and Jim Carrey to the masses
A low down dirty shame( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a down-on-his-luck ex-cop turned private investigator named Shame who is hired by drug enforcement officials to track down his former girl friend
Most wanted( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wrongly imprisoned, Marine Sgt. James Dunn is offered a chance to join an ultra-covert operations unit headed by Colonel Grant Casey. But when his first mission goes awry, Dunn is targeted as the fall guy. As the massive manhunt closes in on him, he must now employ all his lethal military skills to expose the truth and face the perpetrators
Saturday night live : the best of Eddie Murphy by Eddie Murphy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie Murphy entertains with celebrity impersonations and his observations on '80s love, sex, marriage, his remembrance of Mom's hamburgers, and more
In living color( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this final season of the show, nothing was sacred, and no public figure was safe. The show's hilarious sketches challenged censors and viewers with piercing parody
Steven Seagal collection : 4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire down below: Environmental protection agent Jack Taggart is fighting big business types led by Orin Hanner who are dumping toxic waste somewhere in the Kentucky hills region
Thugaboo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everybody wants cool new sneakers on the first day of school, but the Boo Crew learns it's not what you wear on the outside, but who you are on the inside that matters most
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Alternative Names
Ivory Wayans, Keenen

Keenen Ivory Wayans acteur américain

Keenen Ivory Wayans actor estadounidense

Keenen Ivory Wayans Amerikaans filmregisseur

Keenen Ivory Wayans amerykański reżyser, scenarzysta, aktor i producent filmowy

Keenen Ivory Wayans regista, sceneggiatore e attore statunitense

Keenen Ivory Wayans US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Produzent

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