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
- In the episode when Gina told Pam, Lena Bozack (Kenya Moore) could be Miss USA. Kenya Moore was actually Miss USA in 1993.
- In the episode Homeo and Juliet, Martin make mention of the girl from School Daze by Spike Lee being fine. The girl just happens to be a character played by Tisha Campbell-Martin.
- The character Tommy Strawn (Thomas Mikal Ford) is the intellectual among Martin's peers, despite having a popularly unknown job. In the episode Power to the People's Court, Tommy is summoned…
[show]The character Tommy Strawn (Thomas Mikal Ford) is the intellectual among Martin's peers, despite having a popularly unknown job. In the episode Power to the People's Court, Tommy is summoned to court by Sheneneh Jenkins for a fender bender. Tommy states he is equipped to defend himself in court because he "spent one year in law school." Martin also states in earlier episodes that Tommy finished college, but his career is largely unknown.