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Duane Martin

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Occupation  Actor
Height  1.78 m
Role  Film actor

Name  Duane Martin
Years active  1990–present
Education  New York University
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Born  August 11, 1965 (age 50) (1965-08-11) Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Spouse  Tisha Campbell-Martin (m. 1996)
Children  Ezekiel Martin, Xen Martin
Movies and TV shows  All of Us, Above the Rim, Ride or Die, Deliver Us from Eva, The Seat Filler
Similar People  Tisha Campbell‑Martin, Boris Kodjoe, Jennifer Freeman, Tichina Arnold, Damon Wayans

Actress Tisha Campbell-Martin & husband actor Duane Martin

Duane Martin (born August 11, 1965) is an American film and television actor, comedian and sports agent.


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Martin was born in Brooklyn, New York, and is a graduate of New York University. Martin played NCAA Division III basketball at NYU and was signed as an un-drafted free agent to a non-guaranteed contract in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the New York Knicks in 1989. However, he was soon cut and never actually played in the NBA. This led to him pursuing an acting career. Martin first made his TV appearance in the NBC comedy series Out All Night, which also starred Patti LaBelle, Vivica A. Fox and Morris Chestnut. He appeared in the Boyz II Men music video "I'll Make Love to You". After he left the cast shortly after Out All Night ended its run. He was a cast member with Vivica A. Fox and Jon Cryer in the short-lived Fox sitcom Getting Personal. He portrayed TV reporter Robert James on The CW TV series All of Us. He guest starred on his wife's sitcom Rita Rocks (2009) as Chuck; and Fernando on The Paul Reiser Show (2011). Notable feature film roles include Willie in White Men Can't Jump (1992), Jr. Philips in The Inkwell (1994), and Kyle Lee Watson in Above the Rim (1994). In the romantic comedy The Seat Filler (2005), Martin plays a lead role as law student Derrick who falls in love with a celebrity. He portrays himself in the BET comedy Real Husbands of Hollywood. He is married to former Martin and My Wife and Kids star Tisha Campbell-Martin. The couple wed on August 17, 1996. Together they have two sons: Xen and Ezekiel Czar Martin.

Awards and nominations

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BET Comedy Awards

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  • 2004: Nominated, "Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Box Office Movie" - Deliver Us From Eva
  • 2005: Nominated, "Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series" - All of Us
  • Daytime Emmy Award

  • 1993: Nominated, "Outstanding Performer in a Children's Special" - CBS Schoolbreak Special
  • NAACP Image Award

  • 2007: Nominated, "Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series" - All of Us
  • References

    Duane Martin Wikipedia