Damon Wayans is planning to exit the Fox sequence, Deadly Weapon in the course of the present season. The comic and actor introduced the shocking information in an interview with Eurweb.com.
Wayans is planning his exit after manufacturing is accomplished on the 13 episodes of Season three that have been ordered by Fox. “I’m going to be quitting the present in December after we end the preliminary 13. So, I actually don’t know what they’re planning, however that’s what I’m planning.”
The 58-year-old comic attributed the exit to age and being a diabetic and the grueling 16-hour work days. Wayans has missed out on life along with his household over the function.
“It’s laborious for me to play this loving, supportive father/husband/ good friend on TV, however be the man in life that’s telling everybody, I can’t I’ve to work,” he stated.
Wayans will reportedly “return to the stage and attempt to discover [his] smile once more.”
This would be the second main change to the sequence. In Could, Deadly Weapon was renewed however Wayans’ co-star Clayne Crawford, whom he had a conflicted on-set relationship with, was changed with Seann William Scott in a brand new function. When Crawford was faraway from the present Wayans slammed his former co-star for being “an emotional terrorist.”
Season three of Deadly Weapon premiered on Sept. 25. The present airs Tuesdays on Fox at 9 p.m. EST.
The community has not commented on Wayans’ revelation.