Who is Duane Martin

Duane Martin is an American actor, producer, and entrepreneur. He is best known for his roles on the television series “All of Us” and “L.A.’s Finest”.

Early life and education

Martin was born on August 11, 1965, in Brooklyn, New York City. He attended New York University, where he played basketball for the NYU Violets. After graduating from NYU, Martin began his acting career in television commercials.

Acting career

Martin’s first major acting role came in 1992, when he starred in the film “White Men Can’t Jump” alongside Wesley Snipes. He has since appeared in numerous films, including “Above the Rim” (1994), “The Inkwell” (1994), “The Faculty” (1998), “Ride or Die” (2003), and “The Seat Filler” (2004).

Martin is also known for his role as Robert James on the UPN/CW sitcom “All of Us” (2003-2007). He also starred as Detective Ben Baines on the FOX police-procedural series “L.A.’s Finest” (2019).

Other ventures

In addition to acting, Martin is also a producer and entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of the production company Jungle Jordan Productions, and he is also the owner of a clothing line called Elevated Threads.

Personal life

Martin was married to actress Tisha Campbell for 24 years. They have one son together, Xen Martin. The couple divorced in 2020.

Awards and recognition

Martin has been nominated for several awards throughout his career, including a Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor for his role in “All of Us”.


Duane Martin is a talented and versatile actor who has had a successful career in both film and television. He is also a successful entrepreneur and a role model for young people.