Angelica Zachary Wiki, Husband & Children

The African-American personality Angelica Zachary got the spotlight through her married life...was married to an actor named Marlon...had a low-key relationship...shared the wedding vows in...marriage ended in divorce...still together as friends...has two kids...daughter revealed as a male-identified lesbian...about her former husband...ex-husband's short-bio...more about her...

Angelica Zachary Wiki, Husband & Children

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Many people get known and earn fame through their exceptional work in different fields whereas, many people get fame through their relationship with a renowned celebrity.

Well, the same is in the case of the American personality, Angelica Zachary who got the spotlight as the former wife of a popular actor, comedian, and film producer.

Who Is Angelica’s Ex-Husband? His Bio

Angelica Zachary’s former husband is none other than the popular actor plus writer Marlon Wayans.

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Marlon Wayans was born in New York City on 23rd July 1972 as Marlon L. Wayans. His family consists of father, Howell Stouten Wayans, mother, Elvira Alethia (Green), six brothers, Dwayne Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Damon Wayans, Kim Wayans, Nadia Wayans, and Shawn Wayans plus three sisters, Elvira, Diedre, and Vonnie.

Marlon came into the limelight through his performances in movies such as Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (1996), Little Man (2006), and White Chicks (2004). 

Furthermore, he is the writer and producer of some hit movies like A Haunted House (2013), Fifty Shades of Black (2016), and Naked (2017).

Angelica Zachary’s Married Life, Divorce

Angelica Zachary was married to Marlon Wayans.

The duo first knew each other back in September 1993. Following that, they first became good friends and later started to date each other. But, the duo decided to keep their relationship between themselves and close persons only.

After more than a decade of togetherness, in 2005, Angelica and Marlon shared the wedding vows in a very low-key manner. Only close friends and family members were invited to witness the ceremony.


Angelica Zachary with her former husband, Marlon Wayans on 13 September 2018 (Photo: Marlon Wayans' Instagram)

However, their relationship wasn’t meant to last long as Angelica and Marlon decided to separate—their divorce was finalized in 2013. As per, on 3rd September 2019, it’s known that their marital life ended as Marlon was caught cheating on Angelica.

Nonetheless, despite their divorce, the former couple has still maintained a friendly bond with each other.


Angelica Zachary and Marlon Wayan are blessed with two children. However, their kids weren’t born after their wedding, but, while they were still dating each other.

The former duo welcomed their first child, a daughter named Amai Zackary Wayans on 24th May 2000. In less than two years, on 3rd February 2002, they welcomed their second child, a son named Shawn Howell Wayans.

Her son’s name is named after Marlon’s brother Shawn Wayans and father Howell Wayans.

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Besides that, it’s known that her daughter, Amai is an LBGQT personality and she classifies herself as a male-identified lesbian (MIL). Amai’s sexuality became known to the public after her father, Marlon, posted a photo of her on 2019’s Pride day. Despite that, Marlon and Angelica are very supportive of their children.

As of now, Angelica’s son is a basketball player and her daughter is a student at the University of Southern California.

Some Quick Facts About Angelica Zachary

  • She celebrates her birthday on the 26th of February every year.

  • She is a native of New York.

  • She has an African-American ethnicity.