Martin Cast Pays Tribute to Tommy Ford


The cast of Martin returns for a reunion special, bringing both laughs and tears during the 30th anniversary special.

The teaser reconnects the cast of the legendary Fox comedy starring Martin Lawrence, Tisha Campbell, Tichina Arnold, and Carl Anthony Payne II.  The actors begin by affectionately remembering their late castmate Tommy Ford, who passed away in 2016 at the age of 52.

Martin: The Reunion, hosted by comedian and actor Affion Crockett, is a 90-minute special which promises to take the audience back to the famous living-room set where the show ran for five seasons. The stars on the special reunion will reflect and share their favorite memories from filming the groundbreaking series.

Martin special will also include musical performances and appearances by celebrities such as Snoop Dogg, Brian McKnight, Le’Andria Johnson, Reginald Ballard, Tracy Morgan, Tommy Davidson, Marla Gibbs, and Sean Lampkin. Lawrence, who is the executive producer of the special previously said,

To be able to sit here thirty years later with this amazing cast that has had such an impact on pop culture is truly a blessing. I am always humbled that the fans still want more of the show and its characters. I am looking forward to the reunion special.

Martin: The Reunion premieres on BET+ on June 16.