Martin began entertaining professionally at the age of 14 when he became
the original Artful Dodger in the very first West End production of OLIVER.
Since then he has appeared in films and TV on both sides of the Atlantic.
Very active in community theatre he began writing plays for local groups,
one of which went on to receive a seven week professional production at
the Odyssey Theatre in Los Angeles. From there it was a natural
progression to writing screenplays. He has written about a half dozen screenplays, and so far he considers about half of them worthy of serious consideration. He continues to work at being the best writer he can
Martin currently lives in La Quinta, California with his wife of 46 years. He has three grown children and hopes one day to grow up himself.