Jo Martin is a British actress. She played Natalie Crouch in the BBC One sitcom The Crouches, which aired between 2003 and 2005. She joined the cast of Holby City in 2019 as CEO and neurosurgeon Max McGerry. Martin portrayed an unknown incarnation of the Doctor in the BBC TV series Doctor Who starting with the programme's twelfth series.
She was born in London to a Jamaican mother, who died in 2015.
Martin first appeared in the series 12 episode "Fugitive of the Judoon", playing Ruth Clayton, a tourist guide who is later revealed to be an incarnation of the Doctor. She reprised her role in the series finale, "The Timeless Children".
|1988||For Queen and Country||Pearl|
|1999||The Murder of Stephen Lawrence||Cheryl Stoley|
|2000||The Jolly Boys' Last Stand||Tina|
|2004||Tunnel of Love||Education Officer 1|
|2005||Batman Begins||Police Prison Official|
|2007||The Prodigals||Leon's Mother||Short|
|2010||Devil's Playground||Scared Person on Street|
|2012||Say My Name Tercet: Stormy Weather||Mother||Short|
|2018||The Rehearsal Room||Jane||Short|
|2018||Been So Long||Vivienne|
|2019||Nine Nights||Leonore Haines|
|2019||Blue Story||Marco's Mum|
|2019||Dominoes for Beginners|
|1989–2004||The Bill||Cindy||3 episodes|
|1990||Birds of a Feather||Joy||1 episode|
|1991||The Brittas Empire||Mrs Walsh||1 episode|
|1996||The Real McCoy||Botney/Various roles||Series 5|
|1998||Comedy Nation||Various roles|
|2002||Casualty||WDS Bridgeman||2 episodes|
|2002–2006||Doctors||Anne Charlton||2 episodes|
|2003||Loose Women||As Herself||1 episode|
|My Family||1970s Nurse||1 episode|
|2003–2005||The Crouches||Natalie Crouch|
|2005||Black Out||Celia Jackson|
|2006–2007||Stupid!||Various roles||10 episodes|
|2007||The Prodigals||Leon's Mother|
|2013||Wizards vs Aliens||Elizabeth Hatcher||1 episode|
|Hollyoaks||Petula Delaney||1 episode|
|2015||Together||Anne Griffin||2 episodes|
|2016||Jonathan Creek||Nina||1 episode|
|2017||The Jonah Man||David Simpson|
|2019||Back to Life||Janice|
|2019–present||Holby City||Max McGerry||Regular role|
|2020||Doctor Who||Ruth Clayton / The Doctor||2 episodes|
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- "Jo Martin to join the cast of BBC One's Holby City" (Press release). BBC Media Centre. 26 June 2019. Retrieved 9 July 2019.
- "Doctor Who brings back major fan favourite – and then drops another huge reveal". Digital Spy. 26 January 2020. Retrieved 26 January 2020.
- Dominguez, Noah (26 January 2020). "Doctor Who Introduces Its First Black Doctor". CBR. Retrieved 26 January 2020.
- Fullerton, Huw (26 January 2020). "Doctor Who: Who is Jo Martin?". Radio Times. Retrieved 26 January 2020.
- "Passages: A Windrush Celebration, Seven Films for Seven Decades Now Available to Watch Online". Royal Court Theatre. Retrieved 29 June 2020.