Famously known as an actor, stand-up comedian, writer, and producer, Martin Lawrence has won millions of hearts. Martin was already at the peak of his career in the 1990s with his appearance in many blockbuster movies and TV series. The actor landed up in New York City to search for many roles. He was well known for his comedy appearance in ‘The Improv,’ which is one of the well-known clubs in America. In 1990, the popular actor appeared in many hit movies like ‘Bad Boys’ and ‘Big Momma’s House,’ which made her presence in the Hollywood industry and to accumulate his salary and net worth—maintaining a low key life. The actor has established a great place in the film industry. Browse below to know more about his wife and many other things.
Martin Lawrence: Net worth ($ 110 million).
The man is acknowledged for his excellent acting skills and talent as a comedian. This has enabled him to have an impressive career in Hollywood. Martin Lawrence’s net worth is $110 million, as per sources. His annual salary is sourced by his appearance in various movies and TV shows.
House and Cars.
Martin Lawrence owns a house in Beverley Hills. It boasts a host of modern amenities. His Beverley Hills Mansion has got many wow factors, and it gives an identity of his high fetching salary. He also owns several vintage cars. The famous actor is known for cruising in Aston Martin brands like the V12 Zagato.
The actor started at ‘Star Search,’ a TV show. Despite making a smooth way to finals, Martin did not win. Martin Lawrence got many films offers. He would appear in ‘House Party,’ ‘Do the Right Thing’, and ‘Boomerang.’ Lawrence has also done some guest roles in many TV series such as ‘Hammer, Slammer, & Slade,’ ‘Private Times.’
HBO hired the talented actor to host ‘Def Comedy Jam.’ This was a popular comedy show. Back in 1999, Martin hosted another show, ‘Saturday Night Live.’ It was discontinued because of crude and sexist jokes. All the offensive parts were removed, and Martin Lawrence was banished from the show.
A cop action film ‘Bad Boys’ opposite Will Smith gave him good fame. The movie received many accolades from audiences and critics. Hence, it took Martin to the peak of his acting career. This expanded his annual salary and wealth. He then appeared in many blockbuster movies such as ‘Life,’ ‘Big Momma’s House,’ ‘Nothing to Lose,’ ‘Bad Boys 2’, and ‘Big Momma’s House 2’.
Martin Lawrence Wife.
Coming back to his personal life, Martin Lawrence’s love life is quite impressive. Martin dated Lark Voorhies, an actor in 1990, and both the couple got engaged in 1993. However, their relationship did not last and ended soon. Martin married Patricia Southhall in 1995, who was former Miss Virginia USA. The couple were blessed with a daughter in 1996 and got divorced the very next year. Lawrence was dating Shamicka Gibbs in 1997, and they got married in 2010.
His love life was going great with her wife, and they both had two daughters, Amara Trinity, and Iyanna Faith. Just after two years, the couples were facing issues, and in 2012 Martin divorced Shamicka. His love life with her wife is as exciting as his film characters.
Martin Lawrence was born in Frankfurt, Germany, on 16 April 1965. Martin’s parents served in the US Military, and he was the fourth of a total of six children. When their parent’s service got ended in Germany, they moved to the US. Martin has a rare ability to make everyone laugh, and during his school days, his teachers would ask him to make the whole class laugh. Martin had a keen interest in sports activities, especially boxing.
|Age||53 (April 16, 1965)|
|Net worth||$110 million|
|Kids||Amara Trinity Lawrence
Iyanna Faith Lawrence
Jasmine Page Lawrence
|Occupation||Actor and Comedian|
Chlora Lawrence (Mother)
Martin Lawrence has reached a peak of his acting career, and hence it helped him to accumulate considerable net worth. After living a complicated love relationship, Martin is not living with any of his wives.