Martyn Ellis

Theatre includes Sir Toby Belch in Twelfth Night (Young Vic); The Wizard in Wicked, Gangster 1 in Kiss Me, Kate, Thenardier in Les Misérables, Man 2 in The 39 Steps, Pumbaa in original London cast of The Lion King and Paul McCartney in Lennon (West End); Harry Dangle in original cast of One Man, Two Guvnors (National Theatre, West End and Broadway); Mr Bascombe in Carousel (ENO); Alfred P Doolittle in My Fair Lady and Dromio of Ephesus in The Boys from Syracuse (Sheffield Crucible); Marcel in Aspects of Love (Menier Chocolate Factory); Nicely-Nicely Johnson in Guys and Dolls (Piccadilly Theatre, WhatsOnStage Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Musical); Herman Preysing in Grand Hotel (Donmar); Mr Biggins in Moll Flanders (Lyric Hammersmith); Dafydd in A Chorus of Disapproval (Bristol Old Vic).

Television includes The Light, A Confession, Catch 22, The Romanoffs, Decline and Fall, The Last Kingdom, Father Brown, Harley and the Davidsons, The Smoke, Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell, Agatha Raisin, The Sarah Jane Adventures, The Bobinogs, Fun with Claude, Doctors, The Tudors, Doctors and Nurses, William and Mary, The New Adventures of Robin Hood, Lifeboat, Rockliffe’s Babies, Joking Apart, Hope It Rains, Kavanagh QC, Julia Jekyll and Harriet Hyde.

Films include Christmas Eve, A Christmas Carol, Devil’s Bridge, Agent Cody Banks, In2Minds.

Trained at Central School of Speech and Drama.