Christopher Martin (entertainer)

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Christopher Martin (born July 10, 1962) is an American actor and rapper, formerly the latter half of the late 1980s/early 1990s hip-hop/comedy duo Kid 'n Play.wikipedia
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Kid 'n Play

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Christopher Martin (born July 10, 1962) is an American actor and rapper, formerly the latter half of the late 1980s/early 1990s hip-hop/comedy duo Kid 'n Play.
The duo was composed of Christopher Reid ("Kid") (born April 5, 1964) and Christopher Martin ("Play") (born July 10, 1962) working alongside their DJ, Mark "DJ Wiz" Eastmond.

Christopher Reid (entertainer)

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While performing with this group, Martin met Christopher Reid, who performed as Kid Coolout in the group The Turnout Brothers.
During the peak of his career with the rap duo Kid 'n Play (with Christopher Martin), Reid was notable for his exaggerated hi-top fade haircut.

House Party (film)

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With Kid, Play recorded three albums and starred in four hip-hop based comedy films: House Party, House Party 2, Class Act, and House Party 3.
It stars Kid and Play of the popular hip hop duo Kid 'n Play, and also stars Paul Anthony, Bow-Legged Lou and B-Fine from Full Force, and Robin Harris (who died of a heart attack nine days after House Party was released).

House Party 3

With Kid, Play recorded three albums and starred in four hip-hop based comedy films: House Party, House Party 2, Class Act, and House Party 3.

Class Act

With Kid, Play recorded three albums and starred in four hip-hop based comedy films: House Party, House Party 2, Class Act, and House Party 3.

House Party 2

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With Kid, Play recorded three albums and starred in four hip-hop based comedy films: House Party, House Party 2, Class Act, and House Party 3.

Face the Nation (Kid 'n Play album)

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It was released on September 24, 1991 on Select Records and produced by Eric "Quicksilver" Johnson, Christopher "Play" Martin, Pete Rock and Hurby Luv Bug.

Shari Headley

Play was married to actress/model Shari Headley from May 1993 until they divorced in June 1995.
Headley was married to actor/entertainer Christopher Martin, better known as "Play" from the hip-hop duo Kid N' Play, from May 1993 until they divorced in June 1995.

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Christopher Martin (born July 10, 1962) is an American actor and rapper, formerly the latter half of the late 1980s/early 1990s hip-hop/comedy duo Kid 'n Play.

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Christopher Martin (born July 10, 1962) is an American actor and rapper, formerly the latter half of the late 1980s/early 1990s hip-hop/comedy duo Kid 'n Play.

Stage name

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Martin's stage name, Play, is derived from his original MC name, Playboy, which he began using while in a music group, Quicksilver and the Super Lovers, which featured producer Hurby Luv Bug.

Born again

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After the duo split in 1995, Play became a born-again Christian and focused on Christian hip hop.

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After the duo split in 1995, Play became a born-again Christian and focused on Christian hip hop.

Drug Enforcement Administration

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In 2010, Play starred as an undercover DEA agent in the independent film The Return

HB Studio

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He studied acting at HB Studio in New York City.

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