About Martin LawrenceMartin Lawrence, middle name Fitzgerald, is an actor, screenwriter, stand-up comedian, film producer and director. Martin rose to the prominence in the 90s, when he got the leading roles in such movies like Blue Streak, Big Mama’s House and Bad Boys. He is also widely recognized for his own TV series named after him, Martin, which were aired in the period 1992-1997. Martin Lawrence net worth is currently estimated at $110 million dollar.
Marin was born in Germany in mid 60s. Both of his parents were American and named their second child after an influential civil rights defender Martin Luther King. Martin was given his second name in honor of 35th President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy. Martin’s parents separated when he was still a child. After that the boy barely saw his father, who started working as a police officer after his military service with the US Army came to an end.