Martin Lawrence
Comedian, Actor

Allegations Summary:
Sexual Harassment
Industry:
Alleged Victim Gender:
Female

Martin Lawrence is a comedian and actor.  Some of his prominent TV roles include the long-running Fox sitcom Martin and hosting HBO’s Def Comedy Jam.  He also has a successful film career, including roles in Do the Right Thing, House Party, Boomerang, You So Crazy, Bad Boys, A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Nothing to Lose, Life, Blue Streak, Big Momma’s House, What’s the Worst that Could Happen?, Black KnightRunteldatNational Security, Open Season, Wild Hogs, and Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son.

In 1996, Lawrence’s Martin costar Tisha Campbell quit the show and filed lawsuit alleged that he sexually harassed her.  Campbell’s lawsuit alleged that Lawrence made “repeated and escalating sexual harassment, sexual battery, verbal abuse and related threats” against her.

Film/TV Appearances
as cast member
Bad Boys for Life
Detective Marcus Burnett
2020
The Beach Bum
Captain Wack
2019
Def Comedy Jam 25
Himself
2017
Martin Lawrence Doin’ Time
Himself
2016
Partners (TV Series - 10 Episodes)
Marcus Jackson
2014
Eddie Murphy: One Night Only
Himself
2012
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son
Malcolm / Big Momma
2011
Death at a Funeral
Ryan
2010
College Road Trip
Chief James Porter
2008
Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins
Roscoe Jenkins
2008
Martin Lawrence Presents 1st Amendment Stand-Up (TV Series - 60 Episodes)
2007
Wild Hogs
Bobby Davis
2007
Boog and Elliot's Midnight Bun Run
Boog
2006
We Don't Die, We Multiply: The Robin Harris Story
Himself
2006
Open Season
Boog (voice)
2006
Big Momma's House 2
Malcolm Turner/Big Momma
2006
Rebound
Roy McCormick
2005
The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2003
Bad Boys II
Detective Marcus Burnett
2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series - 2 Episodes)
2003
National Security
Earl Montgomery
2003
Martin Lawrence Live: Runteldat
himself
2002
Black Knight
Jamal Walker / Skywalker
2001
Def Comedy Jam, Vol. 6
2001
What's the Worst That Could Happen?
Kevin Caffery
2001
Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam All Stars (TV Series - 12 Episodes)
Himself
2001
Def Comedy Jam, Vol. 7
2000
Big Momma's House
Malcolm Turner
2000
Blue Streak
Miles Logan
1999
Life
Claude Banks
1999
Jackie Chan: My Story
Himself
1998
The View (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1997
Nothing to Lose
Terrence Paul "T-Paul" Davidson
1997
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (TV Series - 2 Episodes)
1996
A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
Darnell
1996
E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1996
Bad Boys
Detective Marcus Burnett
1995
Martin Lawrence: You So Crazy
1994
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series - 4 Episodes)
1993
Martin (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1992
Martin (TV Series - 132 Episodes)
Martin Payne
1992
Boomerang
Tyler
1992
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series - 2 Episodes)
1992
House Party 2
Bilal
1991
Talkin' Dirty After Dark
Terry
1991
House Party
Bilal
1990
Do the Right Thing
Cee
1989
One Night Stand (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1989
What's Happening Now!! (TV Series - 66 Episodes)
1985
Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (TV Series - 5 Episodes)
1983
Saturday Night Live (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Himself - Host
1975
Bad Boys 4
Marcus Burnett
The Skank Robbers
Sheneneh Jenkins
Filmography
as crew member
Martin Lawrence Doin’ Time
Writer
2016
Partners (TV Series - 10 Episodes)
Executive Producer
2014
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son
Executive Producer
2011
Love That Girl! (TV Series - 30 Episodes)
Producer
2010
Martin Lawrence Presents 1st Amendment Stand-Up (TV Series - 60 Episodes)
Producer
2007
Big Momma's House 2
Executive Producer
2006
Rebound
Executive Producer
2005
Martin Lawrence Live: Runteldat
Director
2002
Martin Lawrence Live: Runteldat
Executive Producer
2002
Big Momma's House
Executive Producer
2000
A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
Story
1996
A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
Screenplay
1996
A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
Director
1996
Martin Lawrence: You So Crazy
Writer
1994
Martin (TV Series - 132 Episodes)
Producer
1992
Martin (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Writer
1992