Martin Lawrence has reportedly put on about 50 pounds since the 2020 Covid lockdown, and now fans are saying that the actor/comedian is barely recognizable, MTO News has learned.
Martin – who is known as the “funniest comedian of the 1990s” – unveiled his massive weight gain yesterday, when he posted an image from the set of his new film “Mindcage.”
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To put the weight gain in perspective, this was Martin just before th pandemic – at the premiere of his movie Bad Boys, with his wife:
And this is what he looks like now. In the image, Martin’s face looks swollen – as does his hands, and his neck.
Martin is a comedian, actor, producer, writer, and former Golden Gloves boxer. Lawrence came to fame during the 1990s, establishing a Hollywood career as a leading actor. He got his start playing Maurice Warfield in What’s Happening Now!! (1987–1988). He was a leading actor in the Fox television sitcom Martin, the Bad Boys franchise, and House Party, Boomerang, Wild Hogs, Nothing to Lose, Blue Streak, Life, Big Momma’s House, and A Thin Line Between Love and Hate.