Martin Lawrence is a famous American talk show host, producer, actor, writer, and stand-up comedian. It became famous during the 1990s when he established his Hollywood career. He has worked in the sitcom titled Martin, which made him gain recognition. He is famous for movies Bad boys, House Party, Blue Streak, and Wild Hogs. `
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Martin Lawrence Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Martin was born on 16th April in the year 1965 in Frankfurt in Hesse. He is the son of John Lawrence, who worked in the US military. He shifted to the US, along with his father, at the age of seven. His parents got divorced when he was a child, and he didn’t use to see his father on a regular basis. He was amazing at boxing when he was a teenager. Later on, he grew up to an amazing actor and producer.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence|
|Age:||54 years old|
|Birth Date:||16th April 1965|
|Birth Place:||Frankfurt, Hesse|
|Parents:||John Lawrence and Chlora|
|Spouse:||Shamicka Gibbs (m. 2010–2012), Patricia Southall (m. 1995–1997)|
|Children:||Iyanna Faith Lawrence, Jasmine Page Lawrence, Amara Trinity Lawrence|
|Height:||5 feet 7 inches|
|Profession:||Producer and Actor|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$130 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
The age of Martin Lawrence is 54 years old. He has a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 75 kg.
Education, School/College University
When he was in Maryland, he used to go to Eleanor Roosevelt High school, and then he went to Friendly high school. He was a boxer at his school and was really good at it.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
He is the son of Chlora and John Lawrence. His father served for the US military, and his parents got divorced in the year 1973. His mother used to work as a cashier and sales representative to support the family. He doesn’t reveal any of his political views, but he definitely does his best at his own work. He is an American who belongs to black ethnicity.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
In the year 1993, he got engaged to Lark Voorhies. In the year 1995, he got married to Patricia Southall, who is a Miss Virginia. Both of them had a daughter named Jasmine Page. They got divorced in the year 1997. In the same year, he got into relation with Shamicka Gibbs, and they got married on 10th July 2010. They had two daughters who they named as Amara Trinity and Iyanna Faith. They got divorced in the year 25th April in the year 2012.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Divorced|
|When did he get married? (married date):||7 January 1995|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is Martin Lawrence Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Shamicka Gibbs, Patricia Southall|
|Kids:||Iyanna Faith Lawrence, Jasmine Page Lawrence, Amara Trinity Lawrence|
Professional Life and Career
He went to New York City and got a role in THE IMPROV. Later on, he worked in movies like Bad Boys, House Party, Wild hogs, Boomerang, Blue Streak, Nothing to lose, and many more. He has become famous with these movies and also won awards for some of it. He is a successful writer and actor who also works as a host in several talk shows.
He earns a nice amount of money by working as a producer. He has always tried to do his work with full dedication and never let his fans face any disappointment. Most of his fans love his acting and hosting due to which he appears in several movies and frequently shows, which makes him earn a huge amount of money on a regular basis.
Awards & Nominations
He has won several awards in his career till now, among which he has won BLOCKBUSTER ENTERTAINMENT AWARD for two times. He won the NAACP IMAGE AWARD for two times and then he won KIDS’ CHOICE AWARD FOR three times. He won MTV MOVIE AWARD for three times. He is one of teth most loved personalities.
Martin Lawrence Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of February 2020, The net worth of Martin Lawrence is around $130 million, which he has earned by working as an actor who has done various gigs and movies.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
There are no rumors or controversies about him, but he got involved in some legal issues for some time. He went violent in rage while shooting for a movie in 1995. Next year, he got arrested for keeping pistol. In 1997, a co-star filed a lawsuit on him for sexual abuse and harassment. In the same year, he was also arrested for punching a man.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
MARTIN LAWRENCE Facebook page has around 12 million fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 166K followers. On the MARTIN LAWRENCE Instagram account, he has around 5.7 million followers.
Martin Lawrence has worked hard and with a passion for becoming a successful actor. He got involved in several illegal cases, but he has lived his life to the fullest. Martin is single at present because he has been divorced. He is focusing on his career most of the time and earns a lot of money with it.