Funnyman and actor Marlon Wayans (pictured) is probably not laughing very much these days.
The director/producer is reportedly being sued by actor Pierre Daniel (pictured), who alleges in a suit filed Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court that he was hired by Wayans and allegedly subjected to offensive language about his African-American race and harassed.
When he complained, he was canned by the comedian, according to TMZ.
Daniel reportedly told TMZ, Wayans hired him for a bit in his film, “A Haunted House 2.”
Last September, Wayans allegedly tweeted a side-by-side picture of Daniel and Cleveland Brown, an animated recurring character, who first appeared on the hit television series, “Family Guy,” but then spun off into his own series entitled, “The Cleveland Show.”
Daniel alleges Wayans then captioned the comparison with the following: