Apr. 16th, 1965
Frankfurt-am-Main, Hessen, Germany
5' 7 1/2
Martin Lawrence's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- (28 March 1997) Arrested outside a Hollywood nightclub after police called by a man claiming Lawrence had punched him.
- Was banned from appearing on NBC after he hosted _"Saturday Night Live" (1975)_ (qv) on 19 February 1994. In order to appease network censors, he agreed not to do his opening monologue as planned. However, he did his routine as intended anyway, and this incurred the wrath of the network's top brass. The ban was overturned several years later. However, Lawrence is still not allowed to appear on SNL.
- He attended and graduated from 'Eleanor Roosevelt' (qv) High School.
- (August 1996) Arrested at Burbank Airport for carrying a loaded gun in his suitcase.
- His mother took his first name from slain civil rights activist 'Martin Luther King' (qv) and his middle name from the late President 'John F. Kennedy' (qv).
- His teachers used to give him the last few minutes of class to make his classmates laugh.
- Graduated from 'Eleanor Roosevelt' (qv) High School in Maryland.
- Lived in Maryland.