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    Interview: Marlon Wayans Talks Career, Comedy Franchises & Studying to Play Richard Pryor ('Haunted House 2' Opens Today)

    Wayans made time to talk with Shadow And Act on a recent press tour to promote A Haunted House 2, which opens in theaters on April 18.

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    First Full Trailer For Marlon Wayans' 'Haunted House' Sequel Debuts (In Theaters 3/28/14)

    First Full Trailer For Marlon Wayans' 'Haunted House' Sequel Debuts (In Theaters 3/28/14)

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    'Haunted House' Sequel New Cast Additions, Story, Shoot & Release Details

    "I don’t give a shit. After 'White Chicks' I gave up on reviewers. I was just like, whatever. Whatever you guys want to say. I look at 'White Chicks' and it gets one and a half stars and I’m looking at the audience and I’m hearing the thunderous laughter. I’m just going, you know what, you guys have...

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    Inside Quotes: Essence Atkins On Tyler Perry's Casting Of Kim Kardashian In 'Temptation': 'Your Experiment Failed'

    "I found it interesting that Tyler did that with Temptation, hiring Kim Kardashian because she has 16 million Twitter followers, which would seem like a brilliant marketing plan [...] He has one of the biggest Twitter personalities out there in his movies, and he had one of the worst box office week...

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