About Me

Josh Martin

I am an Australian based producer/director specialising in factual programs. I like to tell compelling stories - no matter the genre.

Josh Martin is an award winning producer and director with extensive experience in the entertainment, food and factual genres. For the past 3 years, Josh has worked as Executive Producer at Essential Media and Entertainment, overseeing production and development in the entertainment, lifestyle and food genres. He has directed and produced some of SBS’s most popular food and travel series, such as Gourmet Farmer, Mexican Fiesta with Peter Kuruvita, Island Feast with Peter Kuruvita, Shane Delia’s Spice Journey, Gourmet Farmer Afloat and For the Love of Meat with Matthew Evans. More recently, Josh was the Executive Producer and creator of #Shelfie with Dan Hong – winner of the Innovation and Best Lifestyle awards at the Online Video Awards.

Josh began his career as one of the founding shooter producers on Australia’s first digital multichannels, FLY TV (now ABC2). He’s worked on shows such as Strictly Dancing, Mondo Thingo, Schools Spectacular and JTV. As Supervising Producer of Foxtel’s Music Channels, he oversaw hundreds of hours of content ranging from documentaries, game shows, large scale OB’s, and live studio shows. At Channel 9 Josh was a producer on the long running travel series Getaway, as well as producing the observational documentary series Young Doctors.

Josh has worked for all the major networks and production companies in Australia, and his work has been screened on broadcast partners throughout the world.