The Wayans Bros.

The BEST episodes of The Wayans Bros.

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Comedians Shawn and Marlon Wayans (In Living Color, Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood) star as Shawn and Marlon Williams, two brothers with little more in common than their family name, the one-bedroom brownstone they share in New York City and an innate ability to disagree, disrupt and dis'. The Wayans Bros. is a Next to Last Production and BabyWay Production in association with Warner Bros. Television. Phil Kellard and Tom Moore are the executive producers, Josh Goldstein and Eric Gold are co-executive producers, Maiya Williams and Robert Bruce are the consulting producers and Craig Wyrick-Solari is the producer. Shawn and Marlon Wayans serve as executive consultants.

Last Updated: 4/6/2022Network: The WB
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The Black Widower
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8.57
14 votes

#1 - The Black Widower

Season 3 - Episode 20 - Aired 4/30/1997

The boys fear it's a match made in hell after introducing a lonely Grandma to Fred, a smooth-talking diner regular who they later believe is a wanted murderer known as ""The Black Widower.""

Directors: Buzz Sapien
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Six Degrees of Marlon
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8.18
11 votes

#2 - Six Degrees of Marlon

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/25/1998

Marlon wants more exposure on his sitcom Everybody Loves Everybody, so manager Shawn gets Marlon a big romantic scene: with a guy.

Directors: John Bowab
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An Officer and a Homegirl
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8.18
17 votes

#3 - An Officer and a Homegirl

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/6/1996

Dee flies off the handle when her sister Natalie thinks about giving up her promising Air Force career to be with airhead Marlon.

Directors: Buzz Sapien
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Gots to Have a J.O.B.
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8.12
17 votes

#4 - Gots to Have a J.O.B.

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/25/1996

Marlon achieves celebrity status by starring in a series of malt-liquor commercials, but there's trouble brewing when he portrays a ghetto stereotype.

Directors: Glynn Turman
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Can I Get A Witness?
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8.08
13 votes

#5 - Can I Get A Witness?

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/19/1997

The Williams family is placed under police protection after Marlon observes a bank robbery and the culprit sends his big brother to deal with any witnesses.

Directors: Glynn Turman
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It Takes a Thief
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8.07
15 votes

#6 - It Takes a Thief

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/13/1996

When Dee falls for a con man, a smooth-talking jewelry salesman who rips off lonely single women, Shawn and Marlon must find a way to open her eyes before the wedding.

Directors: Scott Baio
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Boyz in the Woods
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8.06
18 votes

#7 - Boyz in the Woods

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/8/1997

Pops browbeats the boys into going camping, but he's hurt to find their idea of ""quality time"" is partying with babes in the woods.

Directors: Glynn Turman
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Movin' On Up
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8.05
20 votes

#8 - Movin' On Up

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/18/1996

Shawn falls in with a yuppie crowd, spurning his old pals from the 'hood and masquerading as a business executive, until Marlon sets out to downsize his ego.

Directors: Scott Baio
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The Sting
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8.05
22 votes

#9 - The Sting

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/15/1995

Shawn listens carefully to Pops' lecture on the evils of poker -- then risks everything on a single hand, losin g his newsstand to T.C. After T.C. takes over ownership, Shawn's pride is on the line, and he challenges T.C. to double or nothing, with Pops' diner as the prize.

Directors: Tony Singletary
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Getting It
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8.00
14 votes

#10 - Getting It

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 1/10/1996

Shawn and Marlon become desperately lonely men, and at Pops' suggestion, attend a church bazaar where Shawn meets the girl of his dreams. The situation is complicated when Shawn discovers something about his new love which may make their romance difficult to continue: she insists on staying a virgin.

Directors: Tony Singletary
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Raging Marlon
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8.00
9 votes

#11 - Raging Marlon

Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/21/1998

Marlon reluctantly steps into the ring with former boxing champ Hector ""Hot-Pepper"" Lopez after he brags about accidentally knocking him out at the gym.

Directors: John Bowab
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Loot
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7.94
18 votes

#12 - Loot

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/4/1995

Shawn, Marlon, Pops, Lou and Monique dream of the good life when they find $100,000 in an ashtray in the lobby. But Lou is determined to carry out the Niedermeyer Building rule requiring a classified ad be placed in the newspaper so that the owner can come forward -- and if it's claimed within five days, their dreams will go up in smoke.

Directors: Glenn Casale
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Free Wally
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7.94
35 votes

#13 - Free Wally

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/1/1995

When Lisa and Shawn's relationship hits rough waters due to Marlon's constant interference, Marlon goes overboard to make amends -- sending them on a romantic ferry cruise on the harbor.

Directors: John Bowab
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Brother Can You Spare A Dime?
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7.94
16 votes

#14 - Brother Can You Spare A Dime?

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/18/1998

Amazing as it sounds, Marlon has an acting gig and Shawn is the one hard up for cash. With the newsstand still out of circulation, Shawn has do some major maneuvering to get a little money out of Marlon.

Directors: John Bowab
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Hip Hop Pops
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7.90
10 votes

#15 - Hip Hop Pops

Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired 2/25/1999

Marlon and Shawn try to shake Pops out of his depression over his 50th birthday -- and in the process create a monster.

Directors: John Bowab
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Ted's Revenge
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7.83
12 votes

#16 - Ted's Revenge

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/10/1997

Shawn's former boss Ted is released from a mental institution and plots revenge against Shawn for causing him to lose his job at an ad agency.

Directors: Buzz Sapien
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Pops Moves In
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7.79
28 votes

#17 - Pops Moves In

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/15/1995

Shawn and Marlon egg on Pops to defy their mother---but they wind up getting burned when he gets kicked out of the house and shows up on their doorstep. When his living habits begin driving the guys crazy, they devise a plan to drive him out by having a loud party -- but Pops gets into the groove and enjoys himself.

Directors: Rob Schiller
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Ho's on First
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7.78
9 votes

#18 - Ho's on First

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/15/1998

Shawn worries that Marlon is headed for a romantic fall because his new girlfriend is known for having a highly questionable reputation, and Shawn isn't sure whether to mention that after finding her alone with a handsome stranger. Marlon learns about it anyway, and though he claims not to be bothered by it, he really is.

Directors: Buzz Sapien
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The Return of the Temptones
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7.77
26 votes

#19 - The Return of the Temptones

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/13/1996

Pops reunites with his old singing group for a comeback try, but it seems times have changed. And thanks to modern surgery, so has one of its members.

Directors: Gary Halvorson
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Prom Fright
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7.77
13 votes

#20 - Prom Fright

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/24/1997

Shawn comes to the conclusion that all of his relationship problems can be traced back to the prom date who stood him up. Marlon helps Shawn reenact his traumatic senior prom after the elder Williams brother's fear of commitment causes him to lose yet another girlfriend.

Directors: John Bowab
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Goop-Hair-It-Is
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7.77
73 votes

#21 - Goop-Hair-It-Is

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/11/1995

Shawn and Marlon's latest scheme becomes a hair-raising nightmare when they take over the manufacture and marketing of a grooming product called ""Goop, Hair-It-Is."" While Marlon comes up with a concoction that makes his hair look great, Shawn decides to sell the hair goop on an infomercial. They shoot the infomercial live, with Gary Coleman acting as a celebrity spokesperson. While Gary is doing his pitch for ""Goop, Hair-It-Is,"" the chemicals from the product cause his hair to catch fire. Shawn and Marlon's dreams of becoming successful entrepreneurs also go down in flames.

Directors: Shelley Jensen
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Psycho Santa
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7.75
16 votes

#22 - Psycho Santa

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/20/1995

Santa's loading a gun and checking it twice, then taking Pops and the boys hostage for not showing the right Christmas spirit. He's only a part-time, dress-up Santa, but the gun is for real.

Directors: Tony Singletary
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Grandma's in the Hiz-House
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7.75
24 votes

#23 - Grandma's in the Hiz-House

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/4/1996

Shawn and Marlon let Grandma move in, then plot to drive her out after she cramps their bachelor lifestyle. The problem: she won't take a hint.

Directors: Gerren Keith
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Dreamgirl
star
7.75
8 votes

#24 - Dreamgirl

Season 5 - Episode 20 - Aired 5/6/1999

A famous singer finds Shawn's indifference irresistible, and he and Marlon find themselves competing for her affections.

Directors: John Bowab
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Brazilla vs. Rodney
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7.74
19 votes

#25 - Brazilla vs. Rodney

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 5/24/1995

Shawn and Marlon decide to become children's entertainers, but the party may be over before it begins thanks to a rival performer named Brazilla who wants to squash their careers. A kids' party at the diner turns into an expensive monster brawl.

Directors: Shelley Jensen
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