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Tuesday, 28 March 2017 11:07


Martine has been an actor & V/O artists for 25 years.

Her TV work includes 5 years as Mrs Benson in the early days of Hollyoaks, Jericho, Eastenders, Coronation St, Doctors (as the vicar), Waterloo Rd, Casualty… Theatre includes Dr Faustus at Contact Theatre Manchester, Double Top, a new play for Hull Truck, various new writing pieces, Adam Geist at The Royal Exchange Theatre studio… Martine’s latest TV commercials are the Iceland Foods Christmas 2016 campaign as Mrs Claus, Entresto for America, Finish tablets for Spain & Italy and she has also appeared in ads for Dyson, Churchill Insurance, PC World, Flash, Womans Own… She has also done Radio plays & more voiceovers than she can shake a stick at! 

Voice - warm, clear, friendly, approachable & intelligent. Martine often gets complicated, technical scripts, as she will make them sound accessible.

Voice Age - 30’s - 60’s.

Accent - Soft Northern but she often works in a neutral accent.

"I love working with different people & get great feedback from sessions. I’m quick, an excellent sight reader, take direction well, have good ideas & love what I do!"


Clients - Direct Line, Virgin Atlantic, The Co op, Skipton Building Society, Iceland, Fairy Liquid, Doewe Egberts, Audi, Severn Trent Water, Haven Holidays, NSPCC, British Heart Foundation, Centre Parcs

ISDN studio - Rode mic, Cubase, a PC, a Mac mini, M-Audio Firewire Solo & Focusrite Scarlett.

Testimonials -

Chris Duncan, Spark Film Production:

“ As well as working quickly, Martine always takes a keen interest in the script itself. It’s fantastic to have an actor take so much pride in voicing a script you’ve worked hard to produce.”

Jim Goad, Producer, Sound Logic:
“ Martine never fails to deliver the quality we need, friendly, reliable, versatile & someone I’m happy to work with again & again”

Richard Eva, Sales & Marketing Manager Advitel:
“Here at Advitel we've been working with Martine since 2011. Martine delivers consistent reads which is important for our IVR customers and her on hold reads really lift the words off the page - our customers love this and keep on choosing her friendly and welcoming voice. Martine's turnaround is very good too - well within our expected 48 hours”.

Published in Female Voice Overs