With $110million net worth, American actor, film director, film producer, and stand up comedian Martin Lawrence places his name in #6 richest black comedian in the world. Fantastic isn’t it? Well even Martin Lawrence net worth amount seems very fantastic but we shouldn’t shocking about this fact. It because Martin Lawrence is one of black American actor who has been spending a very long time and dedicated his life in acting. Martin Lawrence is the name behind several successful comedies movies which is most of them reached box office grossing, of course the acting of Martin Lawrence which made that happened. His money income which is from his acting, he earned so much money due to its success in America or worldwide. You must remember how funny and totally Martin Lawrence is in the 2000 American crime comedy film Big Momma’s house or his impressing acting alongside Will Smith in Bad Boys movie. It was reported that Martin Lawrence was paid about $20,000,000 for his role in Bad Boy II in last 2003. Martin Lawrence himself stated that he was paid about $13,000,000 and $16,500,000 for his role in two movies, What’s the Worst That Could Happen? and Black Knight both in 2001. Despite take acting as his source income, Martin Lawrence also reported to have quite wide a farm near Purcellville, Virginia that becomes another asset for him too.
Martin Lawrence found his way as an actor after joining legendary Kings Wood comedy club right after he moved to Denver with family. Lucky for him, the executive of production house Columbia TriStar Television saw his performance and offers him to take a role in an American television sitcom that aired on ABC What’s Happening Now!!. But Martin Lawrence rose his popularity and started people attention after appearing as Det. Marcus Burnett in 1995 American action comedy Bad Boys alongside actor Will Smith. After that Martin Lawrence another successful movie is Big Momma’s House and its sequel that reached grossed almost $28 million in the first week only.
Due to the health problem, Martin Lawrence said she will stop from acting for a while. And hopefully he will recovery soon so we can see his other work both as a comedian or as an actor.