Jamie was born and bred in Brighton and trained in London at The Central School of Speech & Drama. He has worked extensively in television, appearing in internationally renowned hits such as 'Luther' and '24: Live Another Day'. He also played a major role in award winning drama 'Consenting Adults' and in 'Everything In This Country Must' which was nominated for an Academy Award in 2005. Other credits include 'Murphy's Law', 'The Inspector Lynley Mysteries', 'Ghostboat' and 'United' to name but a few. He has featured in more than 15 adverts in the UK and abroad. Jamie played the title role in 'Macbeth' at Shoreditch Church, just above the crypt where Burbage (who originated the role) is buried. Jamie is currently rehearsing "World Factory" for Metis Arts which runs at The Young Vic throughout May (http://www.youngvic.org/whats-on/world-factory). Jamie is the brother of current Scotland International footballer Russell Martin.