Keenan Ivory Wayans - 'JENNIFER LOPEZ: ALL I HAVE' After Party and Grand Opening of Mr. Chow inside Caesars Palace in Las Vegas at Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Wednesday 20th January 2016
Funnyman Keenan Ivory Wayans has abandoned plans to revive his beloved U.S. comedy series In Living Color.
The sketch Tv show premiered in 1990 and introduced the world to the likes of Jennifer Lopez, Jim Carrey and Jamie Foxx, before it went off the air four years later.
Creator Wayans recently announced he was set to resurrect the programme, with many of the original cast members agreeing to lend their support, but the reboot has now been axed.
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The singer/actress landed her big break in 1991 when she was cast as a regular Fly Girl dancer on the U.S. comedy programme, which is set to be revived in the spring (12).
Lopez insists she'll be forever grateful to Wayans for supporting her before she was a star and admits she'd love to repay him by appearing in the update.
She tells Access Hollywood, "I haven't heard from (Wayans) but if he called me and wanted me to do something, that would be awesome.
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Funnyman Keenan Ivory Wayans is set to revive beloved U.S. comedy series In Living Color - almost 15 years after the programme went off air.
The sketch comedy premiered in 1990 and introduced the world to the likes of Jennifer Lopez, Jim Carrey and Jamie Foxx. It ended in 1994.
And now the show is being resurrected next spring (12) for two half-hour specials, which will test the market for a full series.
The revival will feature entirely new cast members, with Wayans serving as the project's producer and host.
Continue reading: In Living Color To Return To Tv
Keenan Ivory Wayans, family and Egyptian Theater - Keenan Ivory Wayans and family Los Angeles, California - 'Star Wars: The Clone Years' premiere at the Egyptian Theater - arrivals Sunday 10th August 2008
The red leather suit Eddie Murphy wore for his cult DELIRIOUS comedy special is no more - pal Keenan Ivory Wayans destroyed it.
Murphy stunned fans by wearing the form-fitting outfit for his acclaimed 1983 live special and he's often asked if he still has it hanging up in his wardrobe.
He reveals, "Keenan put it on and he's, like, 6' 5" and he's busting out of this suit.
"I said, `I dare you to go out all night and stay in character. He met girls, he had a sausage in his pants, there was dancing."
The suit has never been the same since.
When the stunning actress was 17-years-old, she was thrilled to learn that an aunt of hers was good friends with In Living Color star and series creator Keenan Ivory Wayans.
But her attempts to steal Perez's job of choreographing dance troupe the FLY GIRLS - which included a young JENNIFER LOPEZ - fell flat.
Continue reading: Pinkett Smith's Fly Girl Ambitions Fell Flat
American comedian Keenan Ivory Wayans is divorcing his wife of three years.
The SCARY MOVIE star cited irreconcilable differences in court papers, filed at Los Angeles Superior Court last week (ends30APR04).
Wayans, 45, and his wife, DAPHNE, have been married since June 2001.
Continue reading: Wayans Divorces Wife