Martin Lawrence is an American actor, comedian, director, producer, Scriptwriter, vocalist, musician, and voice actor. his net worth is considered be to $ 110 million USD. He was born on April 16, 1965, in Frankfurt, Germany. Martin became famous in the Hollywood industry in the 1990s. He was first seen in the TV dramas and shows and after that, he appeared in the films named as House Party, Bad Boys, Nothing to Lose, Wild Hogs, Blue, Life, Big Momma’s House, A Thin Line Between Love & Hate and Boomerang.
Martin’s father was a police officer and was a strange man. Martin’s mother name was cholera. Martin’s parent takes divorced when he was of 8 years old. His mother did a small job to support her family. Martin lived in Queens, New York, and later on in Landover, Maryland. He studied at Thomas G. Pullen School of Creative and Performing Arts (situated in Landover, Maryland), Fairmont Heights High School (situated in Fairmont Heights, Maryland), Eleanor Roosevelt High School and Friendly High School situated in Fort Washington, Maryland.
During his teenage, he was a good boxer; he became a Mid-Atlantic Golden Gloves boxing nominee. He really thinks that it is his profession until he suffered a broken eye that encouraged him to change his profession.
When Martin was child his family moved to New York. He got married to the famous model Patricia Southall in 1995. This Duo had a child in January 1996 named Jasmine Paige. But due to some misunderstandings, the couple got divorced in 1997. After some time period, Martin started dating to the Shamicka Gibbs. Martin married her in 2010. This couple has two children named: Iyanna Faith and Amara Trinity. This couple got divorced in 2012 while sharing the custody of both daughters. His net worth of $100 million was still less when he has started his career in comedy.
Martin started his career as a comedian. He named himself as a stand-up comedian. He got his first opportunity on the show “What’s Happening Now” in 1987. Lawrence got the first role in the film in 1989; he was cast in Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.”
After getting the experience of acting in the TV shows and film roles, he made his own sitcom named as “Martin” in 1992. This was ended over the five seasons (132 episodes). Sitcom “Martin” had helped him to be cast in the film as the main character. Here is the list of movies and the roles of Lawrence:
- He was seen with “Will Smith” in the film “Bad Boys”, in 1995.
- He got the role in the movie “House Party”.
- He appeared in the “Nothing to Lose”
- He played a role in “Wild Hogs”, “Blue”, “Life”, “Big Momma’s House”, “A Thin Line between Love & Hate” and “Boomerang”.
Martin earned a huge amount through his successful film career, comedy, and TV shows. The total salary of Lawrence is not known to his fans but the Martin Lawrence net worth is $ 110 million USD.
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