Martin Lawrence net worth: American comedian, actor, and filmmaker, Martin Lawrence has a net worth of $110 million.
Martin Lawrence is a well recognized American actor and filmmaker who is noted mostly for his incomparable comic sense that has got millions of his fans and followers rolling on the floor. Martin is famous for his leading roles in the movies like ‘House Party’, ‘Bad Boys’ and ‘Big Momma’s House’ among others. Other than being an excellent comedian and an actor, Martin is also a screenwriter and a successful filmmaker.
Martin was born as Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence on April 16, 1965 in Frankfurt, West Germany to American parents. Martin loved boxing when he was a teenager and was considering a career in boxing but due to some injury, he was not able to secure his career in the field. This led Martin to focus more on his comical interests and landed in USA to become a stand up comedian. After being a part of many reality shows in television as a stand up comedian, Martin started to appear in other sitcoms including ‘What’s Happening Now?’ and others. But his first claim to fame was his role in the movie ‘Do the Right Thing’. With this role and his popularity in the movie industry, Martin has never looked back in his career.
Martin has been a part of many more top grossing movies like ‘House Party’ series, ‘Talking Dirty After Dark’, ‘Def Comedy jam’ and many more. Martin has managed to garner a lot of money from his extensively successful career choices as an actor as his net worth at the present counts in hundreds of millions. Martin is still very prominent in the movies business and has many projects to follow in the future.
On the other hand, Martin has seen some very dark days in his life, he has lived a near death experience in 1999 when he went into a coma for three days that resulted from heat exhaustion. He has also had some issues with law and has been arrested multiple times.
Nevertheless, Martin has been living a great life as of now in his multimillion dollar mansion in Beverly Hills, enjoying his single life. Martin has been married twice in his life, which made him father of three daughters, but both of them ended in divorce. For now, Martin’s net worth amounts to a fabulous $110 million given his stardom and success as an actor in Hollywood.
Quick Facts about Martin Lawrence
Full name: Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence
Birth Date: April 16, 1965
Birth Place: Frankfurt, West Germany
Height: 5ft 7 in
Profession: Actor, comedian, filmmaker
Ethnicity: African American
Marital Status: Divorcee
Astrological Sign: Taurus