Martin Compston

Martin Compston

Martin Compston (born 8 May 1984) is a Scottish actor and former professional footballer. He is known for his lead role as Anti-Corruption Unit Detective Sergeant Steve Arnott in the BBC crime drama Line of Duty. His other notable roles include Liam in Ken Loach's Sweet Sixteen, Paul Ferris in The Wee Man, and Ewan Brodie in Monarch of the Glen.

Awards

  • (Nom) - Best Actor (3x) - BAFTA Awards, Scotland
  • (Won) - Most Promising Newcomer - British Independent Film Awards
  • (Won) - Best Actor - Gijón International Film Festival
  • (Won) - Best Actor - Torino Film Festival
  • (Won) - Best Actor in a Feature Film - BAFTA Awards, Scotland