Martin Lawrence crafted one of the biggest comedies in history. The 1990’s was a time when hip hop was hitting mainstream from different artists across the United States. “Martin” was a television show that hit that demographic and represented the youth of the country with its characters, relationships, stories, and familiar surroundings. In the video below, Martin answers questions about the sitcom from fans.
He revealed that some of the characters on the show were bits and pieces of people he knew in real life in his family such as cousins, grandmother, and mother. Lawrence also talks about how it was working with some of the cast.