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Lisa Thorner

Lisa Thorner

Lisa Thorner is an American actress as well as a former model who is widely famous as the ex-wife of famous American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer, Damon Wayans

Lisa Thorner was born on March 28, 1985, in the United States of America. As of 2019, her age is 34 years old with the birth sign Aries. Lisa holds an American nationality while she belongs to the Afro-American ethnic background.

Career

Lisa Thorner is an actress and a former model by her profession.

Who is Lisa Thorner’s Ex-Husband?

Her ex-husband, Damon Wayans is an American actor, comedian, as well as a writer who is famous as a member of the Wayans family of entertainers.

Career

He started his career as a stand-up comedian in the year 1982. In 1984, he made his debut in a series of American action comedy films as a small role for “Beverly Hills Cop” directed by Tony Scott. He also appeared in the 1980s Solid Gold syndicated TV series as a comedian. Damon Wayans emerged as the first major breakthrough in T-Bone in Color (1988).

Lisa Thorner's husband, Damon Wayans
Caption: Lisa Thorner’s husband, Damon Wayans
Photo: Essence

He came to the media spotlight with the American late-night TV show Saturday Night Live which focused on parodying contemporary culture and politics, with a large cast that included both old and new actors. Further, the show has received several awards including 50 Primetime Emmy Awards, two Peabody Awards, as well as three Writers Guild of America awards. Wayans left the show in the year 1986.

Wayans played manifold roles in the television film In Living Color (1990-1994). In the year 1992, he appeared in an American crime comedy movie, Mo Money. He appeared in Major Payne an American military comedy movie, which was directed by Nick Castle and written by himself in the year 1995. In the year 2016, he portrayed as the role of Roger Murtaugh in the television film Lethal Weapon for Fox Broadcasting Company.

Awards and Nominations

He received four Emmy awards nominations for his acting and writing in In Living Color. For his role in My Wife and Kids, Daman won the 2002 People’s Choice Awards for Favorite Male Performer in a New TV Series. Further, he received four International Press Academy Golden Satellite Award nominations.

What is the Net Worth of Lisa Thorner’s Ex-husband?

Her ex-husband, Damon Wayans has an estimated net worth of $35 million as of 2019. He earned this impressive amount through his successful career as a stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer.

Lisa Thorner's son, Damon Wayans Jr with his car
Caption: Lisa Thorner’s son, Damon Wayans Jr with his car
Photo: Zimbio

Lisa Thorner Ended 16 years of Married Life with Damon Wayans; Do they have children?

Talking about Lisa Thorner’s personal life, She is a single woman. Previously, she married Damon Wayans who is a famous American actor, comedian, and writer. The duo married in 1984 after two years of their relationshipBefore marriage, the couple had welcomed a child, son namely Damon Wayans Jr who was born on 18 November 1982, in Harlem, New York City, New York. Their son, Damon is an actor, comedian, and writer who is most widely known for starring as Brad Williams in the ABC sitcom Happy Endings.

Lisa Thorner
Caption: Lisa Thorner with her Ex-husband Damon Wayans

Later, the couple welcomed their second son Michael Wayans on March 28, 1985. Their son, Michael has established himself as a famous actor and composer. Also, the pair had two children; daughters named Cara Mia Wayans in 1987 and Kyla Wayans in 1991. Their both daughters are famous actresses. Lisa, the mother of four children is happily living with her children. Lisa and Damon stayed together for over 16 years until the year 2000. They separated because of their personal disputes and feuds.

As of now, Her ex-husband, Damon is in a romantic relationship with Charity Duplechan since the year 2003. While Thorner is yet single and devoted her life post-divorce to raising her children, especially her daughters who were yet in their teenage at the time of the divorce. She even publicly stated that she wanted to devote her entire life to raising her children and grandchildren.

Facts of Lisa Thorner

Full NameLisa Thorner
Date Of BirthMarch 28, 1985
Age34 years 8 months
Place Of BirthUnited States of America
ProfessionActress, Model
NationalityAmerican
ChildrenDamon Wayans Jr, Michael Wayans, Cara Mia Wayans, Kyla Wayans
Star SignAries

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