|Martin Cole Quick Info
|6 ft 3 in
Martin Cole is a British actor who is known for his role as Dan Monks in Tiger Bay.
London, England, United Kingdom
Martin attended the Coleg Glan Hafren where he had been training in the performing arts.
Hip Hop, Rap
6 ft 3 in or 190.5 cm
81 kg or 178.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- He mostly sports a shaved head.
- Martin has a piercing in his left ear.
Martin Cole Facts
- He was raised in Cardiff, Wales.
- Martin made his debut TV show appearance at the age of 11 on ITV’s Sudz.
- By the time Martin had completed his training in the performing arts in college, he had already appeared in award-winning theatre productions and dabbled in radio and television shows.
- During his college years, Martin had joined a Welsh rap group called Best Shot that enjoyed the sweet success of being placed on the UK charts multiple times. However, the group disbanded in 1995. After that, Martin relocated to London in search of better acting opportunities.
- In 1997, Cole got his breakthrough television role as Dan Monks in Tiger Bay.
- His television and film credits include Casualty, Spooks, Dream Team, Red Cap, Holby City, Mile High, Buffalo Soldiers (2001), and Dead Cool (2004).
- In 2004, Martin was cast as the lover of actress Rosanna Arquette in Dead Cool.
- Western Mail considered him to be the 7th sexiest man in Wales in 2005.
- He relocated to Los Angeles in 2005, where he began working as a host for various shows including Hollywood Headlines, Movie Music, Soundtrack News, Hollywood Buzz, Word for Word, and 350 degrees.
- In 2009, Martin was cast in Caerdydd.