Keenen Ivory Wayans, Sr. was born on June 8, 1958 in New York City, New York, United States. He is an American actor, comedian, producer, director, and writer. He is also a member of the Wayans Family of entertainers. In 1983, he became one of the cast members for Star 80. Soon after, he was seen on A Different World, acting the role Professor Lawrence. He then portrayed the roles Donald and Jheri Curl on I’m Gonna Git You Sucka. In 1996, he also became part of Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood, playing a minor role. And in 1996, he also became renowned for his appearance on The Glimmer Man as Detective Jim Campbell. He continues to be a prominent celebrity these days.
Keenan shared in a public announcement how he shared his passion for vegan diet. He said, “You know, My health is no laughing matter. My vegetarian diet helps me stay health and fit. Not just for myself, but for the one’s I love.
He continued, “From pasta primavera, a hearty vegetable soup, or my mothers red beans and rice. Delicious and good for you. That’s no joke. Tonight, make it vegetarian.