The Wayans Bros.: Season 1
Wayans Bros - Season 1 DVD
Season 1 box cover
First episode aired:
"Goop-Hair-It-Is", aired January 11, 1995
Season finale aired:
"Brazilla vs. Rodney", on May 24, 1995
Episodes aired:
13 aired during Season 1
The WB
Previous Season:
None - first season
Next Season:
Season 2

The following is a list of the first season episodes of the The WB sitcom, The Wayans Bros.. The series aired from January 11, 1995 to May 20, 1999 with 101 episodes produced spanning 5 seasons. The series starred Shawn and Marlon Wayans as brothers Shawn and Marlon Williams living in New York City.

Series overview Edit

Season Episodes Originally aired
Season 1 13 January 11, 1995 – May 24, 1995
Season 2 22 September 6, 1995 – May 15, 1996
Season 3 22 September 4, 1996 – May 14, 1997
Season 4 22 September 17, 1997 – May 20, 1998
    Season 5 22 September 18, 1998 – May 20, 1999

Season 1 (1995)Edit

Season 1 episodes
No. in series Episode # Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production


1 1 "Goop-Hair-It-Is" Shelley Jensen Jane Milmore & Billy Van Zandt January 11, 1995 456853

Shawn and Marlon get in the beauty hair supply business which leads to disastrous results.

Note: Gary Coleman guest stars as himself in this episode.

2 2 "First Class" Joel Zwick Boyd Hale January 18, 1995 456851
Marlon pretends to be basketball player John Starks to get first class seats on an airplane.
3 3 "I'm Too Sexy for My Brother" Shelley Jensen Phil Beauman January 25, 1995 456852
Marlon auditions for a modeling job with Shawn being the one that actually gets a job instead.
4 4 "Free Wally" John Bowab Adam Markowitz February 1, 1995 456855
Marlon drives Shawn and Lisa crazy and gets them tickets on ferry cruise on the harbor.
5 5 "My Fair Marlon" John Bowab David Wyatt February 8, 1995 456856
Shawn helps Marlon write poetry to impress a girl.
6 6 "Pops Moves In" Rob Schiller Adam Markowitz February 15, 1995 456857
Pops moves with Shawn and Marlon after by getting kicked out by the boy's mother taking advice from his sons.
7 7 "Afro Cab" Rob Schiller David Wyatt February 22, 1995 456858
Marlon fools Shawn into thinking that his cab service is successful, when its really not. Until, Shawn quits his delivery job to join Marlon.
8 8 "The Shawn-Shank Redemption" John Bowab Matt Ember March 1, 1995 456854
Shawn and Marlon end up in jail for unpaid parking tickets.
9 9 "ER" Shelley Jensen Matt Ember March 15, 1995 456860

After accidentally sitting on a staple gun, Marlon is rushed to the hospital using Shawn's healthcare card. But the doctor that treats him is Lisa's father, Dr. Saunders (Richard Roundtree). Marlon must now pretend to be Shawn so Shawn's relationship with Lisa isn't ruined.

Note:Lela Rochon makes her final appearance as Lisa.

10 10 "The Poppa-Cabana" Joel Zwick Phil Beauman March 22, 1995 456861
Shawn and Marlon turn Pop's diner into nightclub while he is away in Atlantic City with brother in-law Leon (Garrett Morris).
11 11 "It's Shawn! It's Marlon! It's Superboys!" Joel Zwick David Wyatt May 3, 1995 456862
Shawn and Marlon become apartment managers by their lazy landlord, Mr. Stone (Sherman Hemsley).
12 12 "Pulp Marlon" Rob Schiller Phil Beauman May 10, 1995 456859

Marlon becomes involved with Mia (Paula Jai Parker), a woman who happens to be the wife of a hit man.

Note: Paula Jai Parker makes her first appearance in the series. She would later join the cast as Monique in season 2.

13 13 "Brazilla vs. Rodney" Shelley Jensen Charleen Easton & Kurt Schindler May 24, 1995 456863
Shawn decides to get in the children's party entertainment business, with a less-than enthusiastic Marlon dressed in a costume.
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