Martin is a British actor/director and former professional ballet dancer. His early credits include; Michael, West End production of "Peter Pan", Oliver, West End production of "Oliver", Young Pip (opposite Sir Anthony Hopkins) in Disney's "Great Expectations", Dominic Barber in the Central TV pilot, "Zero Option" and the same character in the resulting series, "Saracen". In a 15 year career he worked with over 20 of the world's leading choreographers and danced many principal roles with the company, including; Crown Prince Rudolf in "Mayerling", Onegin in "Onegin", Colas in "La Fille Mal Gardee", Lescaut in "Manon" and Mercutio in "Romeo and Juliet". He then went on to appear as Johnny Castle in the hit West End production of "Dirty Dancing", for which he received the UK Critics' Circle Spotlight Award. Martin is now based out of New York where he has appeared on the big screen alongside Alan Rickman and William H. Macy, in the hit television shows "Gossip Girl" and "All My Children" and on stage with the Metropolitan Opera in "Carmen" and "Manon Lescaut". Martin also received rave reviews for his stage portrayals of Zach in "A Chorus Line" and the Carnival Boy in "Carousel".