As a stand-up comedian, actor, director, producer, writer, singer, and musician, Martin Lawrence has worn many hats throughout his career. Lawrence discovered his love for entertaining at a young age when he began attending open mic nights at a local comedy club, where his career as a comic was born. Years later, Lawrence moved to New York City and found his way to the legendary The Improv, leading him to an opportunity to compete on Star Search. His talents were recognized by Columbia Pictures Television, where he then landed his first acting role as Maurice in What’s Happening Now!!. This appearance led to his big break in television as the host of HBO’s groundbreaking Def Comedy Jam and the launch of Martin, his own Fox sitcom. Lawrence’s acting career didn’t stop there. His success soon led him to the big screen, where he worked on comedy films and often starred as the second lead opposite actors including Eddie Murphy, Danny DeVito, and Tim Robbins. Lawrence held many lead roles and served as executive producer for several of his films; including Big Momma’s House, Black Knight, National Security, Bad Boys, Big Momma’s House 2, and more.
Catch Martin Lawrence LIVE when his Doin’ Time: Uncut comedy tour makes a stop at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Sunday, November 20th for a night of stand-up comedy!
- Nov 20, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
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