Martin has been an actor for over 20 years and during his acting career he has played a wide variety of characters both on screen and in the theatre. He came to acting quite late in life actually going to drama school at the age of 29. Before his acting career took off Martin was an international sportsman in two different sports. He represented his country as an amateur super heavyweight boxer, and was the Heavyweight champion of London. He also played for Fulham RLFC for six years as a professional rugby League player, during this time he also played for Wales many times. However injury cut his rugby career short and then he turned his attentions towards his childhood dreams of acting, here are some of his credits.

THEATRE credits include Marcus Aemilius Lepidus in Anthony & Cleopatra (Chichester Festival Theatre), and (Liverpool Playhouse), Sing Song in Car Thieves (Birmingham Rep), Bottom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Matey Butler In Dear Brutus (Nottingham Playhouse), One Round in The Ladykillers (national Tour), Mr Constable in A mad World My Masters (Globe Theatre), Charles/William in As You Like It (Globe Theatre) also (Tokyo Globe Theatre), James Burbage Merry Christmas Mr Burbage (Curtain Theatre).

TELEVISION Appearances Include Holby City, Waking The Dead, Parents Of The Band, The Bill, My Family Christmas Special, The Catherine Tate Show, The Gill Mayo Murders, Holby City, Class Of 76, Big Dippers, Max & Paddy, Rose & Maloney, The Gridd, Grass, Midsomer Murders, Murder In Mind, High Hopes, Doctors, Big Cat, Family Affairs, Wycliffe, Berkley Square, Bramwell, Coronation Street, Have Your Cake, McLiable, Trial & Retribution, Drop The Dead Donkey, East Enders, Silent Witness, The Govenor, The Knock, Bodyguards, Open Fire, Demob, Soldier Soldier, London’s Burning, and Fools Gold.

FILMS Include Rite (BAFTA) nominated, Stormbreaker, Revolver, The Great Dome Robbery, Unconditional Love, First Knight, Savage Hearts, and The Tooting Lions.