Marlon Wayans totally supports the transgender community — but his jokes about the subject might need a little fine tuning!
The Fifty Shades of Black star went to the grand opening of Big Boy's vegan restaurant (which is, apparently, a real thing) Tuesday night when he joked that he wanted a partial sex change so he could expand his branding. He said:
"I'm thinking about getting me some titties. I want to brand bras, man."
The comedian quipped that he wanted people to say "this motherf****r can brand anything," before he added:
"But I'm gonna keep my d*ck though. Just to be different! I'm gonna start a trend."
Hmmm… those jokes aren't in the best taste.
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But what the actor said right after gives him a pass for his riff.
Putting the jokes aside, Wayans showed nothing but support for the trans community, saying:
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