Ava Marie Jean Wayans is the child of a famous actress and television personality Vanessa Simmons and her boyfriend and actor, Michael Wayans.

Her grandfather from her mother’s side is Joseph Simmons, an American rapper and a television personality. From her father’s side is Damon Wayans, an American stand-up comedian.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Ava Marie Jean Wayans
Birth Date
4th January 2014
Birth Place
United States
Michael Wayans
Vanessa Simmons
GrandparentsJoseph Ward Simmons,
Damon Kyle Wayans,
Lisa Thorner,
Joseph Simmons
Great GrandparentsHowell Wayans,
Elvira Wayans,
Daniel Simmons,
and Evelyn Simmons
CousinsSutton Joseph Tennyson and
Mia Kaylee Simmons
Zodiac Sign
Hair Black
Social Media
ProfessionModel, Celebrity Child
Net Worth$8 million (Her Mother)
$2.5 million (Father's)
Ava Marie Jean Wayans
Ava Marie Jean Wayans Source: Dreshare.

Where was Ava born and raised?

Ava Marie Jean Wayans was born on 4th January 2014 in the United States. She is the daughter of two famous American personalities, Vanessa Simmons and Michael Wayans. She is the granddaughter of Joseph Ward Simmons, popularly known as Rev. Run, Damon Kyle Wayans, and Lisa Thorner. Born in a celebrity household, Ava Marie was born with a silver spoon and fame. She has the luxurious baby shower one child could ever have.

Wayans has American nationality with African-American ethnicity. She has a star sign, Capricorn. Ava Marie’s great-grandparents are Howell Wayans, Elvira Wayans, Daniel Simmons, and Evelyn Simmons. Her cousins are Sutton Joseph Tennyson and Mia Kaylee Simmons.



Ava Marie Jean Wayans’s educational background is still a mystery to us as her mother, Vanessa Simmons, has never mentioned her schooling. However, we believe she is probably homeschooled and in her middle school right now.


Personal Life

Ava Marie Jean Wayans is famous and spoiled with the love of her parents. She enjoys all the attention and spotlights, being a granddaughter of legendary singers and America’s most significant television personalities. Her strong family background is what she can brag about all her life.

Ava Marie Jean Wayans with her mother and father
Ava Marie Jean Wayans with her mother and father Source: Featured Biography

Ava Marie currently resides with her mother in the United States. She enjoys accompanying her mother, who is not only an actress but also a businesswoman.


How did Wayans become famous?

Ava Marie is famous in the entertainment industry and public media simply because of her strong family background. Before even being born, fame had already chosen her. However, her popularity has been rising more in the current years, as she has started modeling for ‘Pastry Kids.’

While her mother, Vanessa Simmons, gained fame through her appearance in a reality show called Run’s House. She has also started several businesses, including Love Pastry shoe collection, Yummy Extensions, SugarMeLife, a bath bomb shop website, and ShopGlitterandLace.

Ava Marie Jean Wayans is the primary model for her mother’s clothes and shoe designs.


Physical Description

Ava Marie Jean Wayans celebrates her birthday every year in January, and as of 2021, she turned seven years old. She just turned seven years old, and she has already started endorsing. Ava Marie possesses a slim body build and has black hair and eyes like her mother. She has got the same look and attitude as her mother. She is stylish and knows how to maintain her looks.


Social Media

Wayans is not active on social media as she hasn’t reached the age to own her account. However, her mother is there for her to share any new information regarding Ava Marie. Her mother has more than 1.9 million followers on Instagram, where she can be connected with @vanessajsimmons.

Ava Marie Jean Wayans with her mother for LovePastry
Ava with her mother posing for LovePastry Source: Instagram

Net worth

There has been no estimation made about Ava Marie Jean Wayans’s net worth yet since she hasn’t officially started her professional career, apart from modeling for her mother. Her mother has a net worth of $8 million, while her father, Mike Wayans, has a $2.5 million net worth. On the other hand, her grandparents are multi-millionaire with huge net worth. She has been living a luxurious life since her birth. Branded clothes like Gucci, Chanel, Dior, etc., are just a part of her daily life.


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