Damon Wayans Jr. Apologizes for Old ‘Tranny,’ ‘Fag’ Jokes

Actor Damon Wayans Jr. apologized for a number of “hurtful” tweets he says came at the “expense of the LGBTQ community,” days after it was announced he would produce an hour-long drama about a “gender non-conforming” young person.

HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 04: Actor Damon Wayans Jr. attends the premiere of Disney's 'Big Hero 6' at the El Capitan Theatre on November 4, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)