Best known for being an improvisational comedian on Whose Line Is It Anyway?, and later used his exuberant personality to host his own daytime talk show, The Wayne Brady Show, as well as the game shows, Don't Forget the Lyrics and the 2009 revival of Let's Make a Deal.
He took up acting to help himself build confidence after being shy and stuttering in high school.
He worked with Drew Carey in the TV show, Whose Line Is It Anyway?.
He began performing at age 16 in local theaters and with an improv group from Orlando.
He was married to Mandie Taketa from 1999-2007 and the couple had a daughter in 2003.
- The meaning of the name Brady: Descendant Of Bradach