Martin, Chris 1975– (Chris William Martin, Corky Martin)

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MARTIN, Chris 1975
(Chris William Martin, Corky Martin)

PERSONAL

Born January 17, 1975, in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada; son of Chris William and Victoria Kathleen Martin. Avocational Interests: Playing guitar and extreme sports.

Addresses: Agent Metropolitan Talent Agency, 4526 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010. Manager Evolution Entertainment, 901 N. Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90038.

Career: Actor and director.

Awards, Honors: Young Artist Award nomination, best young actor, 1993, for Fifteen; Gemini Award nomination, best performance by an actor in a continuing leading dramatic role, Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, 1997, for Madison; Best Canadian First Feature FilmSpecial Jury Congratulation, Toronto International Film Festival, 1999, for Johnny.

CREDITS

Film Appearances:

Title role, Johnny, The Asylum, 1999.

(As Chris William Martin) The driver, Lola, Blackwatch Releasing, 2001.

(As Chris William Martin) Steve, Try Seventeen (also known as All I Want ), Try Seventeen Productions, 2002.

(As Chris William Martin) Carl, Emile, 2003.

Volcano, 2004.

Television Appearances; Series:

(As Corky Martin) Dylan Blackwell, Fifteen (also known as Hillside ), Nickelodeon, 19911994.

Jamie Novak, Madison, 19931997.

Jimmy Stack, Amazon (also known as Amazonas Gefangene des Dschungels and Peter Benchley's Amazon ), syndicated, 1999.

Greg Stenson, Felicity, The WB, 19992000.

Title role, Tom Stone, CBC, 2002.

Television Appearances; Movies:

(As Corky Martin) Young Jake, Family of Strangers (also known as Nee de pere inconnu ), CBS, 1993.

Dave, Moment of Truth: To Walk Again, NBC, 1994.

(As Corky Martin) Arthur, Beyond Obsession (also known as A Daughter's Secret: The Traci di Carlo Story ), ABC, 1994.

Scott Stevens, Moment of Truth: Broken Pledges, NBC, 1994.

Jimmy Nolan, Beauty's Revenge, NBC, 1995.

Robbie Gardner, Lavyrle Spencer's Home Song, CBS, 1996.

Ray Kovich, Susie Q, 1996.

Gabe, All the Winters That Have Been, CBS, 1997.

Cowboy, Someone to Love Me: A Moment of Truth Movie, NBC, 1998.

Sergeant Martin, Dangerous Evidence: The Lori Jackson Story, Lifetime, 1999.

(Uncredited) Brian Hathaway, Sanctuary (also known as Nora Roberts' Sanctuary ), 2001.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Case, Hotel, 2003.

(As Chris William Martin) Copeland, DeMarco Affairs, ABC, 2004.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Tim Surrey, "The Escape," Hawkeye, syndicated, 1995.

Carter Wellan, "The End of Innocence," Highlander, syndicated, 1996.

Hitchhiker, "No Man's Land," Two, 1996.

Elliot Black, "Metamorphosis," Poltergeist: The Legacy, Showtime and syndicated, 1998.

Stash Roberts, "A Bitter Pill," Traders, CTV and Lifetime, 1999.

Celebrity contestant, "Surfer's Paradise, Australia: I & II," Search Party, E! Entertainment Television, 2000.

Richard Palmer, "Essence," Earth: Final Conflict, syndicated, 2000.

Gavin, "Time to Time," The Outer Limits, 2001.

Himself, RI:SE, 2002.

(As Chris William Martin) Himself, Table for Two, 2002.

(As Chris William Martin) Justin Burke, "Murder in the Morgue," Tru Calling, Fox, 2004.

Television Director; Episodic:

Tom Stone, 2002.