Justin Martin is an award-winning director working in theatre, film and television. A frequent collaborator of Stephen Daldry, Justin was co-director on TOGETHER for Sonia Friedman Productions, BBC Films, and Shoebox Films—starring James McAvoy and Sharon Horgan. In theater, Justin was the associate director for the award-winning production of THE INHERITANCE, for which Daldry gave him the Olivier for Best Direction. He was the associate director for both SKYLIGHT (starring Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan) and THE AUDIENCE (starring first Helen Mirren and later Kristin Scott Thomas), both in the West End and on Broadway. He also worked with John Tiffany and Steven Hoggett on the National Theatre of Scotland’s production of LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, and as an associate director on BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL working on Broadway, throughout North America, Korea, Amsterdam and Australia.
Earlier this year Justin’s television series UNTITLED, developed in conjunction with Fremantle, sold to Amazon, UK. Other film credits include work on seasons 1 and 2 of the award-winning Netflix series THE CROWN. He is also currently developing a film adaptation of the hit play THE JUNGLE for the BBC. Justin continues to develop work alongside some of the world’s most renown theatre, film and television companies. He is attached to direct new plays in London, Sydney and New York and is currently developing film and television projects in the UK, US and Australia.