Keenen Ivory Wayans Joins ‘The Last OG’ As Its Showrunner

For season 3 of ‘The Last O.G.’, the legendary Keenen Ivory Wayans has now jumped onboard to serve as the series’s show runner. This will officially mark a reunion for Wayans and Tracy Morgan as they both teamed up for 2006’s comedy, Little Man.

In Living Color creator Keenen Ivory Wayans is joining TBS’ The Last O.G. as showrunner for its upcoming third season. Wayans also will direct four episodes of the comedy series, starring Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish. The gig reunites Wayans and Morgan who previously worked together on the 2006 comedy feature Little Man. Co-created and executive produced by Oscar winner Jordan Peele, The Last O.G. launched as cable’s #1 comedy in 2018 and continues to be a ratings success with season two reaching a multiplatform audience of 32.5 million viewers thus far. Wayans succeeds Saladin K. Patterson who served as showrunner in Season 2 and series’ co-creator John Carcieri, who exited after production wrapped on Season 1.

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