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The Wayans Bros.: Season 3
Wayans Bros - Season 3 DVD.jpg
Season 3 box cover
First episode aired:
"Grandma's in the Hiz-House", aired September 4, 1996
Season finale aired:
"Marlon Goes On the Road", on May 14, 1997
Episodes aired:
22 aired during Season 3
The WB
Previous Season:
Season 2
Next Season:
Season 4

The following is a list of the third season episodes of the WB Television Network 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[]

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 3 (1996-1997)[]

Season 3
No. in Series Episode # Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production


36 1 "Grandma's in the Hiz-House" Gerren Keith Phil Kellard & Tom Moore September 4, 1996 466101
Grandma Ellington (Ja'net Dubois) stays over at Shawn and Marlon's apartment cramping their style.
37 2 "Unbrotherly Love" Scott Baio Josh Goldstein September 11, 1996 466102
Shawn's new girlfriend Vanessa (Monica Calhoun) becomes more attracted to Marlon.
38 3 "Movin' On Up" Scott Baio Maiya Williams September 18, 1996 466103
Shawn deserts his friends after getting a job on Wall Street.
39 4 "Gots to Have a J.O.B." Glynn Turman Xavier R. Cook & Devon Shepard September 25, 1996 466104
A liquor commercial that Marlon stars in offends the African American community.
40 5 "Trippin'" Rae Kraus Buddy Johnson October 2, 1996 466105
Shawn, Pops and Grandma compete to get Marlon's second ticket for a vacation for two.
41 6 "Drama for Yo' Mama" Scott Baio Xavier R. Cook October 9, 1996 466106
Shawn and Marlon create a fake story to win $5,000 to buy Dee's mother a chair.
42 7 "Family Business" Glynn Turman Phil Beauman October 16, 1996 466107
Pops' brother, Nate Williams, (Antonio Fargas) parks his new lunch truck across the street from the diner, stealing Pops' customers.
43 8 "An Officer and a Homegirl" Buzz Sapien Maiya Williams November 6, 1996 466108
Dee's sister Natalie (Devika Parikh) wants to forget about her Air Force career to be with Marlon, much to Dee's dislike.
44 9 "The Return of the Temptones" Gary Halvorson Robert Bruce November 13, 1996 466109
Pops reunites his old music group, The Temptones.
45 10 "Going to the Net" Gary Halvorson Dennis Snee November 20, 1996 466110
Shawn falls for an older woman named Erica (Pam Grier). Meanwhile, Marlon dates a young thrill-seeker.
46 11 "Do the Wrong Thing" Rae Kraus Robert Bruce November 27, 1996 466111
Shawn becomes Marlon's agent and demands that he gets full-star treatment in all his projects.
47 12 "Boyz in the Woods" Glynn Turman Phil Beauman January 8, 1997 466112
Pops plans a getaway in the woods with his sons, until Shawn and Marlon invite their friends for a party.
48 13 "Life Without Marlon" Terri McCoy Xavier R. Cook January 15, 1997 466113
In this It's a Wonderful Life-inspired episode, a guardian angel that resembles Shawn shows Marlon what life would've been like without him.
49 14 "Unusual Suspects" Buzz Sapien Buddy Johnson January 22, 1997 466114
Marlon accuses T.C. of robbing the apartment.
50 15 "Goodbye Mr. Gibbs" John Bowab Josh Goldstein January 29, 1997 466117
Shawn plans to throw a prank on his old junior high teacher Mr. Gibbs, until the man drops dead at his retirement party.
51 16 "Risky Bid-ness" Terri McCoy Robert Bruce February 5, 1997 466116
Shawn gets a new job at an advertisement agency with everything going well until his boss Ted (Jack Plotnick) begins stealing his ideas.
52 17 "Pops' Secret" Glynn Turman Maiya Williams February 12, 1997 466115
Shawn and Marlon suspect that Pops is seeing another woman.
53 18 "I Do..." John Bowab Maiya Williams February 19, 1997 466119
A street hustler (Bernie Mac) demands that Marlon propose to his sister (Melissa De Sousa) after seeing how serious their relationship has become.
54 19 "Dee's Baby Daddy" Joel Zwick Maiya Williams February 26, 1997 466118
After helping a woman deliver a baby in the lobby, Dee's maternal instincts kicks in with her deciding to have a child and requesting that Shawn be the father.
55 20 "The Black Widower" Buzz Sapien Robert Bruce & Buddy Johnson April 30, 1997 466121
Shawn and Marlon fear for Grandma's life thinking that her latest beau, Fred Watson, (Bill Cobbs) is a serial killer nicknamed "The Black Widower".
56 21 "Say It Ain't So, Marlon" Buzz Sapien Dennis Snee May 7, 1997 466120
Marlon tries to outdo a former little league rival (special uest star Kenny Lofton).
57 22 "Marlon Goes On the Road" Glynn Turman Xavier R. Cook & Devon Shepard May 14, 1997 466122
Marlon gets a part in traveling nationwide play with R&B singer Keith Sweat, just when Shawn has plans to expand the newsstand.