Josh Martin is one of Australia’s most respected producers in the Food, documentary and lifestyle genres. He is known for his stunning visuals, inquisitive storytelling and easy-going style. 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, and Gourmet Farmer Afloat.
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 the History of Triple J documentaries. 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 worked for many years 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.
Throughout his career, Josh has always followed his passions and the result? A body of work defined by stunning visuals and good storytelling, infused with emotional resonance but guaranteed to leave you smiling.