Martin is a sassy sitcom centering on a radio-and-television personality named Martin Payne. The series focuses on Martin's romantic relationship with his girlfriend Gina Waters, his job changes from a radio personality to a television personality, and the variety of friends Martin hangs out with along the way: the loud-mouthed and sassy Pam James and his best friends Tommy Strawn and Cole Brown.
Last Episode05x24 California, Here We Come (2) Aired: May. 01, 1997
Martin and Gina must say good-bye to Detroit and all their friends including Tommy, Pam and Cole. New job offers in Los Angeles for both Martin …
Series Fun Facts
- Famous Grammy award winning rapper Kendrick Lamar's favorite show.
- The character Tommy Ford is often the pun of not having a job since his job is unknown ("YOU DON'T GOT NO JOB, MANNN!!!!"). However there are hints throughout the show of what Tommy's actual…
[show]The character Tommy Ford is often the pun of not having a job since his job is unknown ("YOU DON'T GOT NO JOB, MANNN!!!!"). However there are hints throughout the show of what Tommy's actual occupation may be: In several episodes Tommy gets Martin and the gang to participate in events to help mentor and aid troubled youth through his job (the episode where Martin reunites with his favorite childhood teacher Mrs. Trinidad; the Christmas episodes where they help the kids). It can be strongly alluded that Tommy worked for a Boys & Girls Club- type organization.
- SPOILER: Martin Lawrence played a total of 10 characters being Martin Payne, Sheneneh Jenkins, Edna (Mama) Payne, Ol' Otis, Jerome, Roscoe, Dragonfly Jones, Bob, Elroy Preston, and King Beef