Kim Wayans is an American actress, comedian, producer, writer and director best known to television audiences for her work on the groundbreaking sketch comedy show In Living Color, created by her brother, Keenen Ivory Wayans.
She then co-starred in the series In the House, and later added producing, writing, and directing to her resume while working on My Wife and Kids.
In 2014 she had a starring role as Vi Briggs, Jamie's paralegal employee at her law firm who serves as the firm's private investigator, in the legal drama television series Reckless.
Kim received rave reviews for her dramatic turn starring in the feature film Pariah. Additional feature film credits include Dance Flick, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in The Hood, A Low Down Dirty Shame and Juwanna Man.
On the stage, she wowed audiences with her dynamic one-woman show, A Handsome Woman Retreats, based on her experiences growing up in the projects and surviving in the jungles of Hollywood.
Wayans is also the author (with her husband, Kevin Knotts) of the children's book series Amy Hodgepodge.