John Martin is a British comedian who is known for his ad-libbing and his personal interest in history. Martin has written for several other well-known comedians including Ken Dodd, Jimmy Tarbuck OBE and Bob Monkhouse.
In 1993 John Martin made it into the Guinness Book of World Records for telling jokes constantly for over 101 hours. He has been working as a comedian and touring as an after dinner speaker for more than two decades, yet his stand-up comedy routine has evolved as time has passed and Martin is now thought of by his stand-up comedy peers as the World’s First Interactive Comedian.
Martin is one of the most frequently requested after dinner speakers currently working in the stand-up comedy circuit; his ability to interact with his audience, ad-libbing and reacting to their own comments and input, mark him as one of the best comedians available for hire. For those looking for a unique, memorable and hilarious stand-up comedy guest or after dinner speaker are bound to be delighted by this enigmatic and quick witted comedian.