Eyes: Blue Hair: Brown Height: 1.80
- -Winner Laughing Horse Big Big New Act Competition, London Comedy Festival
- - Winner of the London Heats of the FHM Holsten Pils comp, UK
- - Runner up for the UK FHM Holsten Pils Comedy Comp, UK
- - Finalist Newbury Comedy Festival, UK
- - Semi -Finalist So You Think You are Funny Edinburgh Festival
- - Winner of the Standard Bank Ovation Award at the 2011 National Arts Festival
- Winner of the Coca Cola Student DJ Award 1997
Martin Evans is equally at home, headlining or mc´ing an event. Described as a cynical grouch with a sense of humour that is intelligent and sophisticated. Martin has long been praised for his originality and his quality of performance.
He may now call Cape Town home, but his demand has taken him all over the world. Martin’s hundreds of performances internationally put him right at the top of his game. From headlining and mc’ing shows in England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Bahrain, Dubai, Spain, Belgium to countless performances locally.
Martin was represented by top comedy management in the UK (They represented Russell Brand, Omid Djallili, Rhys Darby from Flight of the Conchords)
His corporate client list is very impressive and done everything from voiceover work and corporate acting, to three successful solo shows. Martin was just recently awarded the “Standard Bank Ovation Award” at the National Arts Festival for excellence in comedy, for his show “FBPK”
Martin currently presents one of the most successful podcasts in South Africa with Rob Van Vuuren on 2oceansvibe radio.
Martin is recognizable as the face of many television commercials. More recently, in South Africa as the lead in the Castle Lager and ABSA investments campaigns. Martin has a long history of involvement with music festivals. Martin has mc’d “Rocking the Daisies” for 5 years, “Up the Creek” as well as “Synergy Live” as well as countless smaller events and festivals.
|Series||Role||Director / Production Company|
|BLACK SAILS Season III||Wealthy Merchant||Starz Entertainment, Film Afrika|
South African English, Scottish, Standard American
Mountain Biking, horse-riding, jujitsu
Stand up comedian, shooting, videographer, photographer, multiple driving licenses