Aug. 27, 1992
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Seasons and episodes

5Season 5 Sep. 05, 1996
4Season 4 Sep. 09, 1995
3Season 3 Sep. 01, 1994
2Season 2 Aug. 22, 1993
1Season 1 Aug. 27, 1992



Tichina Arnold isPamela James
Pamela James
Tisha Campbell-Martin isGina Waters Payne
Gina Waters Payne
Thomas Mikal Ford isTommy Strawn
Tommy Strawn
Martin Lawrence isMartin Payne
Martin Payne


Martin is an American sitcom produced by HBO Independent Productions that aired for five seasons, from August 27, 1992 to May 1, 1997 on Fox. The show is both titled after and stars actor-comedian Martin Lawrence along with supporting characters Tichina Arnold, Thomas Mikal Ford, Carl Anthony Payne II, and Tisha Campbell. Reflecting the rising popularity of the Fox network throughout the 1990s, Martin was one of the network’s highest-rated shows during the sitcom’s five-season run. In contrast to the popularity of NBC’s “Must See TV” on Thursday nights in the 1990s, many African American and Latino viewers flocked to Fox’s Thursday night line-up of Martin, Living Single, and New York Undercover. In fact, these were the three highest-rated series among black households for the 1996–1997 season.

Original title Martin
TMDb Rating 7.6 67 votes
First air date Aug. 27, 1992
Last air date May. 01, 1997
Seasons 5
Episodes 132
Average Duration 30 minutes

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