Actor and comedian Marlon Wayans talked at size about their knowledge parenting their trans that are 23-year-old during an interview on “The Breakfast Club” radio show Saturday.
“I have a daughter that transitioned into a son,” The actor said, sharing that his child that is eldest today goes on Kai. Wayans mentioned he’s implementing an innovative new hour that is stand-up will be titled either “Skittles” or “Rainbow Child.” The set will center on Kai’s transition and journey.
“Not her, his, their transition, but my transition as a parent going from ignorance and denial to complete unconditional love and acceptance,” he said, adding, “I think there’s a lot of parents out there that need to have that message.”
Marlon Wayans and family at the Apollo Theater on 11, 2023, in New York City november.
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Wayans accepted that early phases of Kai’s change had been that is( for him. He said that while he’s still “working on the pronouns,” he knows he has to* that is( — and he actually joked that Kai is beginning to check exactly like their particular uncle.
“As a parent, I just want my kids to be free. I want them to be free in spirit, free in thought, free to be themselves … The more you live your truth, the happier your existence,” Wayans mentioned.
“And I’m just so proud of them for being them. But that don’t mean that they ain’t got jokes!”