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Hercule Poirot (Martin) – Lookalike | UK

Hercule Poirot (Martin Gaisford)

Martin Gaisford is an officially endorsed Hercule Poirot lookalike for Agatha Christie Ltd and brings a wealth of training and background to this challenging role.
Through performing professionally in all media; including television and theatre.

He is equally adept at live presentations, corporate work, promotions, meet and greet,mix and mingle or simply hosting your event.

Martin successfully and faithfully re-creates the character of Agatha Christie’s Belgian sleuth, Hercule Poirot in manner, accent and appearance. So whether you need Martin at a corporate event, as host or even for an appearance on the Orient Express, by using his “little grey cells” he is sure to master the case…… N’est ce pas?


“Our guests enjoyed the experience from start to finish and the media
interest was great. Your character was central to the theme of the event
and your professional performance only served to enhance the event and
everyone’s enjoyment of it. We would like to thank you for the work you
put into the event and in particular the attention to detail in your
preparation and performance. It was a pleasure to have you on board”

-OMEGA International

“Martin, we wanted to thank you for making our special days before our big day so much fun! We had a blast!”
– Private Client

“I was initially impressed by how much Martin actually looked like Hercule Poirot and when I studied his appearance, his attention to detail was perfect.”
– South West Film Commission

“The transformation was complete; there, in the centre of our Palm Court Bar stood Hercule Poirot exercising his little grey cells. Our guests were delighted and amazed – I honestly think some of them believed they were greeted by the genuine article and of course, Poirot did not reveal the fictional truth”
– Burgh Island Hotel

Previous Clients Include:

British American Tobacco
OMEGA Watches of Switzerland
Agatha Christie Ltd
Duchess of Kent’s Officers Mess
Burgh Island Hotel
Price Waterhouse Coopers
Stella McCartney
Tussauds Group
Goodyear Dunlop
Penguin Books
HMS Belfast
Barclays Bank
Rolls Royce Ventures

Photos of Hercule Poirot (Martin Gaisford)