Actor and filmmaker. Worked in TV / Film & Theatre.
I am owner of non-profit organisation Jack's Mates Productions (aka Jack's Mates Films)
Recently 2015 I have been a supporting Artist in the new ITV Drama "Beowulf"
Name: Martin Owens-Cairns
Lives in: Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Occupation: Actor, Director, Filmmaker, Location Scout, Narrator and Producer
Television (Action, Adventure, Drama and Fantasy) Actor
Film by Roland Oliver (Drama) Actor
Film (short) by Ged Purvis (Comedy) Producer, Director
M.A.D: Murder at Dawn
Film (short) by Martin Owens-Cairns (Thriller) Actor, Producer, Director, Writer In a quiet town road of Shorley Close, a pre-Halloween party takes place for a group of college students. What seems to be a great night out turns out to be quite the opposite when a body is discovered at the back of the house. He has been murdered. Written by Anon
Film (short) by Ben Kelly (Thriller) Actor
Film (short) by Daymon Britton (Crime and Drama) Actor When Martin Weir is told he only has weeks to live, his darker side is revealed significantly close to home.
Film (short) by Angela Jobson (Drama) Actor, Producer, Casting department Darius and Skip are henchmen recently fired by their boss. Darius meets a cleaner, April. They land on a huge wad of cash. Who will the money end up with?
Night of the Living Slasher: The Making Of
Film (short) by Liam Robson (Comedy and Horror) Actor Steven Thomson dream was always to make his own film, 'Night of the Living Slasher'. But for this, he needs to team up with a director and crew. Following the success of 'Squeal', 'Thursday the 12th' and 'Shunt', Frank Shony is a director on the up. Following a very lucky break, Steven successfully manages to get the chance to pitch his film to a bunch of film funders, and pitches the idea of 'Night of the Living Slasher' being a revolutionary new horror film which will help reignite the feigning and overdone horror industry. Impressed with him, the funding body give him the go ahead on one condition; they make a making of film, which he accepts to. Stevens lack of producing ability to successfully produce to the level needed, though the enthusiasm is clear to be seen, is clearly obvious, with this being his first time producing. This combined with Franks wavering interest in the horror genre, hinting he wants to enter the musical business, and drinking problem means there are ... Written by Liam Robson
Film (short) by Kristina Leikaité (Sci-Fi) Actor
Film (short) by Yasmine Ati (Drama) Actor Spitting Image is about young lad Jack experiencing strong desires to become the next biggest footballer, yet he is forced to face the problems which lie with his father and his neglected ways. Raising the question on whether or not the current generation are to blame for their behaviours, the average working-class teen takes us by the hand and enlightens us on his current situation allowing us to undergo an authentic yet eye opening experience. Written by Anon
The Perfect Scream
Film (short) by Connor Coxon (Thriller) Actor
Conroy: Life & Injustices of a Hardman
Film (short) by Martin Owens-Cairns (Documentary) Producer, Director, Self Fact-based Documentary starring one of Tyne and Wear's most wanted villains, Paddy Conroy. Who through all his life has been wanted by the police in connection with kidnap, torture, murder and gang affiliation. This story covers every aspect of his life from where and when he was born, to his first crime and the impact the police had on his life. Including interviews with past/present family and friends. It will also show home footage shot by Paddy himself, along with footage of the day he took the Lie Detector test to prove his innocence on one of the crimes he was arrested for. Written by Martin Owens-Cairns
Getting to Know Me
Television by Rachel Murray (Drama) Writer Amy is a normal married woman with a loving family and friends. Until disaster strikes, she is diagnosed by her doctor as having M.E. This series explores the highs and lows Amy goes through whilst battling with the illness.
Television by Bill Gallagher (Drama) Actor The story of a young woman who works in a department store and gets caught up in the charms of the modern world.
Film by Paul Andrew Williams (Comedy, Drama, Music and Romance) Actor "Song for Marion", a London-set comedic drama, is about shy, grumpy pensioner Arthur who is reluctantly inspired by his beloved wife Marion to join a highly unconventional local choir. At odds with his son James, it is left to charismatic choir director Elizabeth to try and persuade Arthur that he can learn to embrace life. Arthur must confront the undercurrents of his own grumbling persona as he embarks on a hilarious, life-affirming journey of musical self discovery. Written by Anonymous
Film by James Strong (Drama, History and Sport) Actor United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of the their number. The film draws on first-hand interviews with the survivors and their families to tell the inspirational story of a team and community overcoming terrible tragedy. Written by Production Company
Inspector George Gently
Television by Peter Flannery (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Actor The show throws Chief Inspector George Gently into a maelstrom of murders and mayhem, whilst lovingly recreating the swinging sixties as it finally hits the North-East, in perfect and nostalgic detail. With his sidekick, the ambitious and undisciplined Detective Sergeant John Bacchus, they make the perfect police partnership, full of warmth and humour. Written by Anonymous
Television (Comedy, Drama, Reality-TV and Romance) Actor Reality TV show following eight young men and women as they spend a summer experiencing the highs and lows of Newcastle-upon-Tyne's party scene.
Fires Burn Blue
Film (short) by Brett Gerry Actor
Film (short) by Brett Gerry (Sci-Fi) Actor
Film (short) by Martin Owens-Cairns (Drama) Actor, Producer, Director, Writer, Camera and Electrical Department Stan Hogan (Martin Owens-Cairns) is a young man who receives a telegram, calling him to active duty. As his parents eagerly watch the news, will he return or won't he..?