Damon Wayans Jr is an American actor, comedian and writer. Widely
known for as his character Coach on New Girl on Fox and before that as
the character of Brad Williams in the ABC sitcom Happy Endings for which
he was nominated for the Critics' Choice Award for Best Supporting Actor.
In 2014, he starred in the comedy film Let's Be Cops, and provided the
voice of Wasabi in Big Hero 6 which Won an Oscar for Best Animated
Feature Film of the Year for the 2015 Academy Awards.
Wayans Jr. made his film debut when he was cast in his father's feature
film of 1994, Blankman, playing Young Kevin. He later appeared on his
father's sitcom My Wife and Kids as John, one of Junior's friends. He later
worked as a staff writer on the series. In fact, the character of Junior was
loosely based on Wayans Jr. himself.[
He appeared in and served as a writer on The Underground. Wayans Jr.
also surprised audiences when he garnered a standing ovation during his
debut appearance on Def Comedy Jam. He starred in the Wayans
family comedy Dance Flick as the film's main character, Thomas.
He has been on tour selling out all over the country in theatres and