246 votes


FOX 1992

Martin is a sassy sitcom centering on a radio-and-television personality named Martin Payne. The series focuses on Martin's romantic relationship with girlfriend Gina Waters, his job changes from a radio personality to a television personality, and the variety of friends Martin hangs out with along the way: the loud-mouthed and sassy Pam James and his best friends Tommy Strong and Cole Brown. Star, Martin Lawrence, also portrays of host of wild characters on the show. His neighbor Sheneneh; his mother Mama Payne; Otis the security guard; Jerome the gold-toothed player; Roscoe the snot-nosed kid who's always looking for a leg up; Bob, the white guy, King-Beef, Elroy, and many more. Martin is the center of attention, as each episode takes you from one hilarious circumstance to another. Hijinks, laughter, quick-witted banter, and lotsa love, make this series one to last forever.

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The 10 Worst Episodes of Martin

Martin - S5E14

#1 - Goin' Overboard (1)


Season 5 - Episode 14

Martin and the gang go on a cruise, which Gina accidentally misses. He later meets a beautiful woman named Ellen who he believes is contemplating suicide. But after a talk with Martin, decides not to kill herself, and begins to develop a romantic interest in him. Tommy and Pam try to just be friends, but their friendship is tested after Tommy meets another beautiful woman. Later that night, stowaway Cole accompanies Pam to the bar, where they begin to drink heavily. The next day Pam wakes up in bed next to Cole and believes that they have slept together. Meanwhile, Martin is awakened by a knock on the door, and finds a half dressed Ellen has come to his stateroom to pay him a visit.

The episode was rated #1 Worst episode of Martin from 34 votes.

Martin - S5E22

#2 - One Flew over the Hoochie's Nest


Season 5 - Episode 22

Pam's twin cousin Tammy escapes from a mental ward and comes to stay at Pam's house, but everyone mistakes her for Pam.

The episode was rated #2 Worst episode of Martin from 33 votes.

Martin - S4E24

#3 - Martin, I Want to Sing


Season 4 - Episode 24

After Pam's cousin wins an open mike contest with her powerful singing voice, Martin only sees dollar signs, and decides to become her manager. But things go awry when her voice doesn't cooperate when she gets nervous about singing.

The episode was rated #3 Worst episode of Martin from 26 votes.

Martin - S5E17

#4 - I, Martin, Take Thee Pam?


Season 5 - Episode 17

Martin takes Pam back to Jamaica where he married Gina when he learns that his marriage to Gina is invalid and that he's actually married to Pam.

The episode was rated #4 Worst episode of Martin from 30 votes.

Martin - S3E4

#5 - Martin Gets Paid


Season 3 - Episode 4

Martin auditions for a television job, but finds out he must have an audition tape of himself doing a TV show. So he hurriedly gets the gang together and hires audience members to put on a quick show. But his antics during the taping wind up alienating him from everyone. In the end, he is offered an associate producer's job and must bring in donuts for the staff every morning.

The episode was rated #5 Worst episode of Martin from 111 votes.

Martin - S5E18

#6 - Auction


Season 5 - Episode 18

Martin gives his cuckoo clock to Pam, who finds that it makes too much noise, and donates it to a charity auction. Later, Martin & Tommy realize that the clock he gave away might be a very valuable antique, and worth a lot of money. They then begin to come up with ways to get the clock back.

The episode was rated #6 Worst episode of Martin from 24 votes.

Martin - S4E19

#7 - The Love Jones Connection


Season 4 - Episode 19

Sheneneh crashes a Love Connection show screening, then gets chosen! Chris Rock guest stars as Sheneneh's disrespectful date.

The episode was rated #7 Worst episode of Martin from 30 votes.

Martin - S5E24

#8 - California, Here We Come (2)


Season 5 - Episode 24

Martin and Gina must say good-bye to Detroit and all their friends including Tommy, Pam and Cole. New job offers in Los Angeles for both Martin and Gina, prompt them to move. As they prepare, they gather the gang and recall past good times.

The episode was rated #8 Worst episode of Martin from 27 votes.

Martin - S4E15

#9 - Green Card


Season 4 - Episode 15

The Hispanic building superintendant is about to be deported, unless he gets married in a hurry. Pam, who despeately needs cash, so she can pay her back taxes to the IRS, agrees to be the bride -- for a price.

The episode was rated #9 Worst episode of Martin from 46 votes.

Martin - S5E16

#10 - Power to the People's Court


Season 5 - Episode 16

Tommy decides to act as his own legal representative after Sheneneh sues him for hitting her car.

The episode was rated #10 Worst episode of Martin from 49 votes.

#11 - Is You Is or Is You Ain't
Season 5 - Episode 1

Gina thinks she might be pregnant and warns Martin to keep quiet. Within an hour, the whole city knows. Pam drops by, and just happens to have a pregnancy test in her purse. After an anxious Martin destroys the test, he has to go out at midnight and get another one. Meanwhile, Tommy and Cole argue over who will be the godfather.

The episode was rated #1 Worst episode of Martin from 107 votes.

#12 - Three Homies and a Baby
Season 4 - Episode 11

Martin agrees to babysit his infant nephew Camaron, when his parents go out of town. But once they get snowed in, and can't return home & get their baby, Martin & Gina have to watch the baby. In the end, Gina has to leave for work, and Tommy & Cole come over to help out. However, even with the three of them, the baby still gets the upper hand.

The episode was rated #2 Worst episode of Martin from 38 votes.

#13 - Martin Returns
Season 3 - Episode 2

Martin escapes from the Monastary after learning that the cult leader is a sado-masochist psycho who is just after his body, and returns to Detroit. But once home, he discovers that Gina has completely redecorated his apartment in his absence. He also discovers that Gina has new plans for their relationship.

The episode was rated #3 Worst episode of Martin from 96 votes.

#14 - Uptown Friday Night
Season 4 - Episode 7

Tommy & Cole get robbed at Jerome's new club, the Shiznitz, after picking up Gina's birthday gift for Martin - an expensive ring. So they get with Jerome to track down the 3 female thieves at their hideaway.

The episode was rated #4 Worst episode of Martin from 67 votes.

#15 - Headin' for Trouble
Season 4 - Episode 12

Gina gets her head stuck in their new brass bed headboard while making love to Martin. They try everything to get her head unstuck. Martin tries sawing it off, Tommy tries a welding torch to get most of it off, but none of their efforts pay off. So Gina must attend an important board meeting with the brass headboard, still stuck around her head, but hidden under a big wig and shawl!

The episode was rated #5 Worst episode of Martin from 58 votes.

#16 - You Play Too Much
Season 5 - Episode 12

Martin helps a burglar rob his apartment, because he thinks its part of a scheme Pam put together, to get back at him for all his pranks. It's only after he's been robbed, that he realizes the awful truth.

The episode was rated #6 Worst episode of Martin from 56 votes.

#17 - Break Up to Make Up
Season 3 - Episode 5

Martin feels his and Gina's relationship is becoming more strained. To remedy this he tries to spend more time with her. But she has a big presentation to do and needs to be alone to work. Martin then convinces Pam to get Gina over to his apartment that night. Martin thinks Gina is not coming, then she comes in the apartment while he is not looking. They sing Fire and Desire together.

The episode was rated #7 Worst episode of Martin from 95 votes.

#18 - Love is in Your Face (1)
Season 2 - Episode 18

Gina is offered a job in New York and Martin, taking advice from Stan, tells her to take it. Meanwhile Gina, taking advice from Pam and Sheneneh, decides to leave on the assumption that Martin will stop her from leaving and ask her to marry him. Part 1 of two.

The episode was rated #8 Worst episode of Martin from 58 votes.

#19 - Momma's Baby, Martin's Maybe
Season 3 - Episode 8

Martin is excited when Gina's mother, his future mother-in-law comes to visit them. This is his opportunity to impress Gina's mom and get to know her better. But things go awry when a young boy shows up, claiming to be Martin's long lost son. Now he must confront Gina and her mom with the news, and take on some new and unexpected responsibilities.

The episode was rated #9 Worst episode of Martin from 92 votes.

#20 - Snow White
Season 5 - Episode 8

When Tommy invites the gang for a ski vacation, they are all in for the ride of their lives. Cole's date Shanise is one ski short of a set; Pam's date Tahiem is one cold headache; and Tommy's date Aquannetta is one big surprise, as she is a white woman. After Martin discovers Tommy has a special announcement to make, he believes that Tommy is going to pop the question. Martin tells the gang and they decipher a plan to put an end to Tommy's engagement to the snow bunny. But after Martin causes everything to snowball, he realizes that the joke is on him.

The episode was rated #10 Worst episode of Martin from 57 votes.

Last updated: feb 06, 2021




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