Paul Martell is a multi talented performer, who adds impact to any occasion with fast pace Irish wit and an abundant array of Hollywood impressions like, Nicholson, Connery, Michael Cain, Stalone, Clint Eastwood, Columbo, Elvis, Dean Martin & Jerry.
Whether he is ‘Master of Ceremonies’ at a three-day conference, ‘Compering’ an awards presentation, creating a ‘Hoax Character’ at a seminar or performing his Cabaret show at a Gala dinner, Martell stands alone as the consummate professional!
He is the only Australian performer to have been voted Comedian of the Year at the ‘Australian Variety Artists Mo Awards’ on eight occasions. Two of which were the ‘gold’ award for Comedy performer of the Year. In 1997 the Variety Club of Australia presented Martell their Heart Award for comedy.
On the Hilton Hotel circuit, he has appeared with Andy Williams, Shirley Bassey, Thelma Houston, Isaac Hayes, Wayne Newton and Shirley MacLaine. T.V. credits Don Lane, Bert Newton, Midday with Ray Martin and Hey Hey It’s Saturday.
Paul’s client base reads like a corporate ‘Who’s-Who’
National Mutual - five conferences - including Greece 99, A.M.P - Malaysia and Greece, Irish Distillers - Dublin 2000, Rugby Union - Hong Kong, Toyota, BMW, Ford, Mercedes Benz, Norwich Union, Orlando Wyndham, Lend Lease, National Australia Bank, Mazda, Singapore Airlines, Nissan, Canon Australia, Elders, Stadium Australia, Qantas, Ansett.
Paul has also toured with Tom Jones, Englebert and John Denver.
Here are a few comments from some of the many letters received.
“you were the highlight of the night” ~Adian Hall - N.E.C.
“the evening was deemed a huge success thanks to your superb entertaining and MC skills” ~Jacki Miller - Fairfax Newspapers
“Martell is the best, the comedy is topical, very funny and most importantly to our company, clean!” ~ Phil Clark - Mazda NSW
“My problem now is, who do I get next year?” ~ Pat McCarville - Irish Distillers
“ Last night I saw the funniest man in Australia” ~ John Laws on 2UE 4th May 99 (I know what you are thinking.......it cost nothing).
“Your performance was the highlight of the evening creating an atmosphere long remembered by each and every guest “ ~ Mick Sullivan - Chief Executive Sunshine Turf Club May 11 2001