Tag Archives: Martin Compston

HH Christmas and New Year Guide 2016/17

The holiday season is just around the corner, so here’s wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone here at Hamilton Hodell! As always, below you will find your festive guide to this season’s HH treats, with listings for all upcoming films, television programmes and theatre shows starring Hamilton Hodell clients over the […]


In Plain Sight is a new three-part mini-series cast by HH client KAHLEEN CRAWFORD and starring our very own MARTIN COMPSTON in the lead role. The show is based on the true story of Lanarkshire detective William Muncie’s quest to bring to justice notorious Scottish killer Peter Manuel (played by MARTIN). Muncie first arrested Manuel in 1946 for housebreaking, but […]


Jed Mercurio’s corrupt cop thriller Line of Duty is one of the most critically and commercially acclaimed British television dramas of the last ten years and it returns for its third series TONIGHT, starring our very own MARTIN COMPSTON and POLLY WALKER. The show literally comes blasting back onto our screens this evening, all guns blazing, […]

The Legend of BARNEY THOMSON Continues

Huge congratulations to leading actor and director ROBERT CARLYLE and co-stars EMMA THOMPSON and MARTIN COMPSTON as The Legend of Barney Thomson (directed by and starring ROBERT in the titular role) has just been awarded the Prix du Public Award for Best Film at the 13th Montecarlo Film Festival de la Comedie. The film has gone from strength to strength […]

TVChoice Awards 2014

The first round of (longlist) nominations have been announced this week for the 2014 TVChoice Awards, which honour television’s most popular stars and shows. Huge congratulations go to all our nominated clients (listed below)! Voting is now open to the public and this first round will close on 20th June. The shortlist nominations will then […]


“No-one is above the law!” The critically acclaimed BBC drama Line Of Duty returns to our television screens next week for its thrilling second series, starring MARTIN COMPSTON. In the series’ breathless opening minutes, a police convoy is caught up in an ambush. The pace never lets up right from the start, tension is fraught […]

The Great Train Robbery – Starts Tonight!

The first episode of brand new two-part heist drama The Great Train Robbery premieres tonight on BBC1 at 8pm, starring MARTIN COMPSTON and JACK GORDON. This new interpretation retells the infamous true story of the 1963 ‘Great Train Robbery’ from the perspective of its perpetrators and also of their pursuers. The film is split into […]

BIFA Nom For Shirley!

Big congratulations to SHIRLEY HENDERSON who has been nominated for the Best Supporting Actress award at the 2013 British Independent Film Awards (BIFAs), for her role in Filth. Filth (which also stars HH clients MARTIN COMPSTON and IAIN DE CAESTECKER) is the 2013 British crime comedy-drama film written and directed by John S. Baird and […]

Scottish BAFTA Noms For Iain and Martin

The nominations for the 2013 Scottish BAFTA Awards have been announced! Huge congratulations go to HH clients MARTIN COMPSTON and IAIN DE CAESTECKER, both of whom are nominated for the Best Film Actor Award. MARTIN is nominated for his portrayal of Glasgow gangster Paul Ferris in the feature The Wee Man and IAIN is nominated […]

TVChoice Awards 2013

The longlist nominations are out for the 2013 TVChoice Awards. Congratulations to all nominated HH clients and the shows in which they star, listed below. As always, the awards are open to the public vote, so you decide on the winners. You have until 14th June to cast your first round votes. So check out […]

South Bank Sky Arts Awards 2013

The full list of nominations for the 2013 South Bank Sky Arts Awards have been announced this week. Congratulations go out to all our clients who starred in the nominated films, TV series and stage shows. The Awards take place on Tuesday, March 12th at the Dorchester in London, presented by Melyvn Bragg. Nominated in the Film category is Skyfall, […]

BFI London Film Festival 2012

The annual BFI London Film Festival will take place this year between 10th – 21st October and the full lineup of films has been announced. Congratulations to all our clients whose films have been included! Find out which ones below: The Comedian Directed by Tom Shkolnik and starring EDWARD HOGG EVERYDAY Directed by Michael Winterbottom […]

Support Is Our Sport

Scottish actor and Hamilton Hodell client MARTIN COMPSTON has been announced this week as Ambassador for the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games. He is the fourth official Games Ambassador, joining an already illustrious list that includes Sir Chris Hoy, Rebecca Adlington and Billy Connolly. MARTIN‘s initial involvement with the Games is fronting Glasgow 2014’s inaugural TV […]