Lisa Thorner is an American celebrity who came to light after marrying American stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and producer Damon Kyle Wayans Sr. Thorner herself is an actress and model while her ex-husband, Hayans is popularly known for his comedy television series, Saturday Night Live, and Damon.

Quick info
Birth nameLisa Thorner
Birth year1974
Birth placeUnited States
Birth signAries
Height5 feet 6 inches or 1.65 meter
Weight55 kg or 121 lbs.
Bra size32 B
SpouseDamon Wayans (1984-2000)
SonDamon Wayans Jr.,
Michael Wayans
DaughtersCara Mia, Kayla Wayans
Grand childrenAmara and Aniya
Social MediaUnknown
Net worthover 1 million dollars

Where was Lisa born and raised?

Lisa Thorner was born in the year 1974 in the United States. She has nationality American and has ethnicity Caucasian. She falls under the star sign, Aries. Not much information regarding her childhood and parents has been disclosed yet.

She grew up in a normal family as she was struggling during her early days before receiving fame in Hollywood.

Lisa Thorner
Source: Starsgab

How did Thorner start her Career?

Lisa Thorner started as a model. She started modeling in her early 20s and was assigned to several modeling agencies. She is also known to have made her small appearances in several films and television series.

However, Thorner’s career ended earlier than she expected as she got pregnant with the son, Damon Wayans Jr. She stopped her modeling and acting career and gave her complete time in nurturing her children.



Lisa Thorner didn’t receive any huge awards from her career. However, she has successfully able to nurture her 4 children to success. She is the proud mother and grandmother of her children and grandchildren. Her oldest son is a well-known actor and comedian and has accomplished the recognition and all the other children are doing great. As a mother, she has accomplished huge success


Body Measurement

Born in 1974, Lisa Thorner is 47 years old as of 2021. She is 5 feet 6 inches tall or 1.65 meter and weighs about 55 kg or 121 lbs. She has a bust size of 34 inches, hips of 25 inches, and waist of 34 inches. Overall she has 34-25-34 inches body measurements with a slim body build. Her bust size is 32 B.

Thorner has a straight sexual orientation. She has dark brown hair and eyes.


Are Damon Wayan and Lisa Thorner married?

Lisa met her future husband, Damon Wayans back in 1982. They tied their knots in 1982 when Wayans still hadn’t received any success back then and was struggling to make his career. However, Thorner soon started getting recognition after Wayans received the limelight. Wayans made his breakthrough back in 1990. He started gaining recognition in the film industry soon after that.

Lisa Thorner
Damon-Wayans-and-Lisa-Thorner                                                                                   Source: Celebdating Life


Thorner gave birth to her first son, Damon Wayans Jr. in 1982 who followed his father’s footsteps and is now a well-known actor and comedian. He also has two daughters namely Amara and Aniya. Hence, Thorner is already a grandmother. She gave birth to her second son Michael Wayans in 1985 and her daughter Cara Mia and Kyla Wayans in 1987 and 1991 respectively. Her 4 children followed in their parents’ footsteps and now are involved in the entertainment industry.


Cause of Divorce between Lisa and Damon

After 15 year-long marital relationships with Damon Wayans, Lisa Thorner filed for divorce in 2000. The reason for her divorce was irreconcilable differences. As Wayans started gaining recognition and fame, he could not provide any time with his wife and thus the relationship between the couple drifted apart.

Since May 21, the couple started living separately. Wayans started living in Santa Monica and Thorner in their couple’s home in Beverly Hills as per the news published by AP news on 26th August 2000.


Social Media

Lisa Thorner is not a social media user. She has been away from any social media interaction since her divorce from her husband in 2000. She is probably enjoying her single life with her grandchildren. We can not find her on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook.

Lisa-Thorner-with-her-family Source: Married Biography

How much is the current net worth of Lisa?

Lisa Thorner received a huge sum after her divorce settlement with her husband, Damon Wayans in 2000. She probably has a net worth of over 1 million dollars as her husband had a net worth of over 30 million dollars during their marriage. As of 2021, Wayans’s net worth has increased to 40 million dollars.

Thorner is living a luxurious retired life away from any social media attention and disturbance.


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