Martin Kemp has a net worth of $4 million as an English actor and singer. Martin Kemp was born in October 1961 in Islington, London, England. From 1998 to 2002, he was most known for his role as Steve Owen in the BBC soap series EastEnders.
According to rumors, they are each getting paid £220,000 for the forthcoming season of the hit show.
a TV insider said: “Martin and Roman are both desirable individuals, but as a father-and-son duo, they’re practically priceless.
“When they agreed to host their new show, their management went all out in negotiations, and they ended up with a really enticing deal.
“Martin and Roman have 22 episodes scheduled so far, and they will be paid £10,000 each for each hour-long program.”
Kemp is best known as the bassist for the band Spandau Ballet. Growing Rich, Supply & Demand, and Serious and Organized all featured Kemp in regular roles. For EastEnders, he received four British Soap Awards, a National Television Award, and three TV Quick Awards.
Spandau Ballet was a British dance company that existed from 1979 to 1990 and was resurrected in 2009. Journeys to Glory, their first studio album, was released in 1981. Ture, their 1983 album, went to #1 in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and New Zealand, while Parade, their 1984 album, went to #1 in Italy and the Netherlands.
Spandau Ballet’s singles “To Cut a Long Story Short,” “Chant. No 1 (I Don’t Need This Pressure On),” “True,” “Gold,” “Only When You Leave” and more. Martin married Shirlie Holliman, a singer, in 1988. He was a participant in the reality television show Celebrity Big Brother in 2012, and he came in third place.
When did he join Spandau Ballet?
Martin became a bassist for Spandau Ballet in 1979 after the band’s manager suggested it. Martin learned to play bass in three months and joined the band, which was then known as Gentry.
Spandau Ballet was the group’s new moniker, and it became one of the most popular ensembles of the 1980s. During the decade, Spandau Ballet released six albums, with True reaching No. 1 on the UK charts.
Following a rumored royalties issue in the early 1990s, Martin and Gary split up.
What TV Shows Has Martin Kemp Appeared In?
Between 1998 and 2002, Martin was most known for his portrayal as renowned villain Steve Owen in EastEnders.
Some of the most notable storylines he was a part of included the ashtray murder of Saskia Duncan in Steve’s nightclub e20.
After a high-speed automobile chase in which he had stolen Phil Mitchell’s little daughter Louise, Steve was killed in a blazing wreck. Martin also appeared in the ITV thriller Brides in Bath.
Martin and his brother Gary played East End criminals Ronald and Reginald Kray in the British film The Krays in their early careers. In the ninth season of Celebrity Big Brother, he came in third place.
Martin served on the Let It Shine panel in 2017 and appeared on Celebrity Bake Off in March 2018, where he attempted to make the buttercream.
Since then, he’s made appearances on Celebrity Island alongside Bear Grylls and Celebrity Gogglebox alongside Roman.