|Total Net Worth in 2021:||$120 Million|
|Popular Name:||Martin Lawrence|
|Real Name:||Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence|
|Age:||55 year old|
|Date of Birth:||April 16, 1965|
|Place of Birth:||Frankfurt, Germany|
|Ex-Wife:||Patricia Southall, Shamicka Gibbs|
|Profession:||Actor, Producer, Comedian|
Martin Lawrence is an American Model, Actor, Producer and a Comedian.
He is best known for his roles in the popular TV show, ‘Martin’ and the super hit movie franchise, ‘Bad Boys’.
He was born in Germany but moved to America and became one of the top legendary actors of all time.
Age, Height and Weight
Martin Lawrence is 55 years old as of 2021.
He was born on Apr 16, 1965, at Frankfurt, Germany.
Martin Lawrence height is 1.71 m and weight is 75 kg.
Early Life and Family
Martin Lawrence full name is Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence. He was born in Frankfurt to his father, John Lawrence and mother, Chlora Lawrence. His parents divorced when he was just 8 years old.
Before being separated, his family moved to Maryland, Washington D.C. He attended Eleanor High School and Friendly High School. He participated in many boxing events and championships at the school level.
Martin Lawrence started his career as a stand-up comedian in the late 90s. He initially wanted to be a professional boxer but his eye injury forced him to leave that idea behind and he changed his destiny to become a comedian artist.
He joined the ‘Improv’ Club in NYC and he performed many comedy events there. He soon landed in the show ‘What’s Happening Now’ and his career started with that acting debut.
Unfortunately, the show was cancelled and Martin was back to the ground level again. He appeared in many movies such as ‘Do The Right Thing’, ‘Boomerang’, ‘House Party’ and many others.
Soon he started his own TV show ‘Martin’ and that show portrayed his best performances. He was also a part of famous movies like ‘Wild Hogs’ and ‘Open Season’.
Martin appeared in Bad Boys franchise as well with the superstar Will Smith. The ‘Bad Boys’ movie was a super-duper hit on the box office and considered as one of the most successful movies of his career. Martin Lawrence and Will Smith bonding is very famous in the world as both of them share a strong bond of friendship.
Martin love life started in 1993 when he started dating the actress, Lark Voorhies. He engaged with her but they broke up really soon.
In 1995, he married Patricia Southall who was a model. They gave birth to their daughter, Jasmine Page, in 1996. After spending one more year together, they divorced in 1997.
In the mid of the year 1997, he came into relationship with Shamicka Gibbs and gave birth to two daughters, Iyanna Faith and Amara Trinity. The couple filed for a divorce in 2012 to end their relationship.
Martin Lawrence Net Worth and Earnings
As of 2021, Martin Lawrence net worth is estimated to be over $120 million.
His main source of wealth accumulated through his filming career and comedy shows. He has signed many brand endorsements and sponsorship deals which are worth over millions of dollars.
Assets and Investments
Martin Lawrence owns a number of mansions to his name.
He sold a Beverly Park mansion in 2013 for $26.5 million, which he owned for a couple of years. After that deal, he bought a home in California for $7 million. The superstar also owns a personal farm near Purcellville, Virginia.
He has a good collection of luxurious cars as well.
Awards and Achievements
Martin has won many awards in his outstanding career. Some of them are:
- BET Comedy Awards (2005)
- NRJ Cine Award (2004)
- ShoWest Convention, USA Award (1995)
- Image Award (1995-96)
He has been nominated for many awards like Blimp Award, Blockbuster Entertainment Award and Razzie Award.
Movies and TV Shows
Some of the most popular Martin Lawrence Movies:
- House Party (1990)
- Do The Right Thing (1989)
- Bad Boys For Life (2019)
- You So Crazy (1994)
- Life (1999)
- Boomerang (1992)
- Bad Boys (1995)
- Death At a Funeral (2010)
Some of the most popular Martin Lawrence TV Shows:
- Martin (1992-97)
- Love That Girl (2010-14)
- What’s Happening (1985-88)
How old is Martin Lawrence?
He is 55 years old and was born on Apr 16, 1965.
Who is the wife of Martin Lawrence?
He is divorced and he has been married 4 times.
What is the height of Martin Lawrence?
His height is 1.71 m i.e. 5 foot 7 inches.