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Martyn Ellis

 
Bio:
Theatre: One Man, Two Guvnors, Wicked, Lennon, Les Misérables, The Lion King, Grand Hotel, Guys and Dolls, 39 Steps, Aspects of Love. TV: "Sarah Jane Adventures," "Tudors," "New Adventures of Robin Hood," "Lifeboat," "William and Mary." Film: Devil’s Bridge, Cody Banks 2, A Christmas Carol. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theatre: One Man, Two Guvnors, Wicked, Lennon, Les Misérables, The Lion King, Grand Hotel, Guys and Dolls, 39 Steps, Aspects of Love. TV: "Sarah Jane Adventures," "Tudors," "New Adventures of Robin Hood," "Lifeboat," "William and Mary." Film: Devil’s Bridge, Cody Banks 2, A Christmas Carol. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
The Wizard [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Production, 2021
Pumbaa
  [West End]
National Theatre Production, 2011
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2006
Man #2 [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Revival, 2005
Performer
  [West End]
London Revival, 2004
Hermann Preysing
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1993
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1985
Performer

Martyn Ellis Biography

Theatre: One Man, Two Guvnors, Wicked, Lennon, Les Misérables, The Lion King, Grand Hotel, Guys and Dolls, 39 Steps, Aspects of Love. TV: "Sarah Jane Adventures," "Tudors," "New Adventures of Robin Hood," "Lifeboat," "William and Mary." Film: Devil’s Bridge, Cody Banks 2, A Christmas Carol.




Martyn Ellis News

BWW Review: FANDANGO at St John's Church, Halifax Street Photo BWW Review: FANDANGO at St John's Church, Halifax Street
by Barry Lenny - Apr 21, 2021

The only element missing was castanets.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the Dominion Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the Dominion Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Nov 27, 2020

Exclusive photography has been released from the rehearsal room with preparations underway for the musical staged concert of A Christmas Carol. Performances will begin at the Dominion Theatre on Monday 7 December.

Jacqueline Jossa, Matt Jay-Willis and More Join Brian Conley In A CHRISTMAS CAROL At  Photo Jacqueline Jossa, Matt Jay-Willis and More Join Brian Conley In A CHRISTMAS CAROL At The Dominion Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2020

A star cast will join Brian Conley in the new, musical staged concert of Alan Menken, Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent's A Christmas Carol, which is set to play a strictly limited season at the Dominion Theatre in London. Performances run from Monday 7 December 2020 to Saturday 2 January 2021.

VIDEO: Broadway and UK Musicians of The Craze Perform 'The Brighton Line' From ONE MA Photo VIDEO: Broadway and UK Musicians of The Craze Perform 'The Brighton Line' From ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2020

The original line up of The Craze joined forces with some of their compadres from Broadway and the International tour to conclude the Lockdown Skiffle Sessions.

Broadway Catch Up: April 9 - Lauren Patten, Ramin Karimloo, Sierra Boggess, Hailey Ki Photo Broadway Catch Up: April 9 - Lauren Patten, Ramin Karimloo, Sierra Boggess, Hailey Kilgore and More Perform
by Stephi Wild - Apr 9, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's videos, from stars including Lauren Patten, Ramin Karimloo and Sierra Boggess, Hailey Kilgore, and more!

VIDEO: West End Stars Sing 'Always Look on the Bright Side of Life' for Acting For Ot Photo VIDEO: West End Stars Sing 'Always Look on the Bright Side of Life' for Acting For Others
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 8, 2020

Martyn Ellis & Adam Price have produced a video of West End stars singing Always Look on the Bright Side of Life to raise money for Acting For Others!

Cast Announced For SING YER HEART OUT FOR THE LADS At The Chichester Spiegeltent Photo Cast Announced For SING YER HEART OUT FOR THE LADS At The Chichester Spiegeltent
by Julie Musbach - Aug 30, 2019

Roy Williams's SING YER HEART OUT OF THE LADS will be performed in a pop-up venue at Chichester Festival Theatre, the Spiegeltent, which will be transformed into a pub setting to create an immersive theatrical experience. Directed by Nicole Charles, the cast is: Harold Addo, Makir Ahmed, Dajay Brown, Alexander Cobb, Rob Compton, Kirsty J Curtis, Jennifer Daley, Martyn Ellis, Michael Hodgson, Jack James Ryan, Billy Kennedy, Sian Reese-Williams, Richard Riddell and Mark Springer.

RARE BIRDS to Receive Workshop Production Photo RARE BIRDS to Receive Workshop Production
by Julie Musbach - May 2, 2019

North East poet Natalie Scott has been awarded Arts Council funding to develop her collection of dramatic monologues RARE BIRDS - VOICES OF HOLLOWAY PRISON for the stage. Scott will workshop the piece with director Simon Greiff, and a team of award-winning composers and West End actors, culminating in a special showcase sharing at Soho Theatre on 17th May.

BWW Review: TWELFTH NIGHT, Young Vic Photo BWW Review: TWELFTH NIGHT, Young Vic
by Debbie Gilpin - Oct 9, 2018

The Notting Hill Carnival comes to Illyria, bathing its mournful sadness in music and colour; this concept couldn't be more apt, given the tragedies the West London community has gone through in recent times, though coming out as resilient as ever. In 2016, Kwame Kwei-Armah, Oskar Eustis and Shaina Taub reimagined Shakespeare's popular comedy as a shortened musical version, forming part of the Public Theater's Public Works Programme (it also had another run this summer, during Shakespeare in the Park) - and now opening Kwei-Armah's tenure as Artistic Director of the Young Vic.

Five Boroughs Music Festival Presents 'Corónica: An Empire of Silver and Gold' Photo Five Boroughs Music Festival Presents 'Corónica: An Empire of Silver and Gold'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 4, 2018

Five Boroughs Music Festival (5BMF) and GEMAS (Gotham Early Music Scene / Americas Society) present Corónica, a collective of musicians from Canada, Colombia, Cuba, Argentina and the US, in An Empire of Silver and Gold on Monday, November 5, 2018 at 7:00pm at St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church.  

Martyn Ellis Videos

BWW TV: Stars & Puppies! Bernadette Peters, Mary Tyler Moore, Andrew Rannells, Julie Halston, Jeremy Jordan & More at Broadway Barks 14!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 16, 2012

Yesterday, July 14, Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore hosted the 14th annual BROADWAY BARKS!, a star-studded dog and cat adoption event benefiting New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies. BroadwayWorld was there and brings you full video coverage of the event, including the opening performance by ONE MAN, TWO GUVNOR's band The Craze, plus interviews with the hostesses, as well as Julie Halston, Newsies' Jeremy Jordan, The Book of Mormon's Andrew Rannells, The Lyons' Dick Latessa (CQ) and many of the rescue groups in attendance, plus footage of Linda Lavin, Angela Lansbury and more presenting the animals available for adoption. Watch the video below!

BWW TV: James Corden - 'Winning a Tony is a Lovely Thing'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 11, 2012

James Corden is this year's recipient of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS. The funny-man got serious with BroadwayWorld in the Tony press room following his win, showing us just how genuinely humbled he is by the honor.

STAGE TUBE: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS' James Corden Talks His NY Experience
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2012

On May 21, ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS' star James Corden visited BBC America in midtown Manhattan for a Q&A with WNYC's Kurt Andersen. A sneak peak at their conversation can be seen in the video clips below! Corden discusses his journey back to Broadway from The History Boys to now, how came to star in One Man, Two Guvnors and his experience on Broadway.

STAGE TUBE: New TV Spot for ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2012

ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, by Richard Bean, based on Carlo Goldoni's The Servant of Two Masters, began preview performances on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre on Friday, April 6, and opened April 18. Get a sneak peek at a new TV spot for the show which received 7 Tony Award nominations!

BWW TV Special: 2012 Tony Nominees - Tom Edden on the Dream Come True of Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 23, 2012

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tony Brunch on May 2, 2012, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Tom Edden nominated for 'Best Featured Actor in a Play' his hilarious performance in ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS.

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 21, 2012

The National Theatre of Great Britain's acclaimed comedy One Man, Two Guvnors opened at the Music Box Theatre on, Wednesday April 18. BroadwayWorld was on hand inside the after party to speak with the company and brings you coverage below!

BWW TV Sneak Peek- ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2012

The National Theatre of Great Britain's acclaimed production of ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS begins previews on April 6 and the official opening is April 18, 2012 at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street) on Broadway. ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS is a comedy by Richard Bean, based on Carlo Goldoni's The Servant of Two Masters, with songs by Grant Olding, directed by Nicholas Hytner.


Martyn Ellis Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Martyn Ellis been in?
Martyn Ellis has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Martyn Ellis been in?
Martyn Ellis has appeared on London's West End in 7 shows.

What was Martyn Ellis's first West End show?
Martyn Ellis's first West End show was Lennon which opened in 1985