What is Martin Compston's net worth?

29 August 2021, 18:00

Martin Compston plays DS Steve Arnott in Line of Duty
Martin Compston plays DS Steve Arnott in Line of Duty. Picture: ITV/BBC

How must is Martin Compston worth? And how much money does the Craig Burke actor make?

Martin Compston is back with a brand new drama over on the BBC called Vigil.

The six-part series revolves around the events after the mysterious disappearance of a fishing trawler and a death on-board a Trident nuclear submarine.

But while we get to know his character Craig Burke a little better, let’s find out more about the actor who play him.

So, how much is Martin Compston worth and what is his salary?

What is Martin Compston's net worth?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Martin Compston has a net worth of around $5 million (£3.5million).

Martin was born in Greenock, Inverclyde, Scotland and started out as a professional footballer.

But after successfully auditioning for the lead role in Ken Loach’s Sweet Sixteen, his career in acting began.

Line of Duty's Steve Arnott is played by Martin Compston
Line of Duty's Steve Arnott is played by Martin Compston. Picture: BBC

After the film took the Cannes Film Festival by storm, Martin instantly landed himself a role in the BBC drama series Monarch of the Glen as cheeky teenager Ewan Brodie.

Having made a name for himself, he went on to star in A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints alongside Robert Downey Jnr in 2006.

In 2008, he appeared in 2008 film Doomsday and the following year he bagged a role in football movie Damned United.

He later starred alongside James McAvoy in 2013 film Filth and in 2018 he played Earl of Bothwell in the Oscar-nominated Mary Queen of Scots alongside Margot Robbie.

As for his TV credits, Martin has had roles in The Royal and Casualty, as well Traces and The Nest which came out last year.