Martin Olson

American director, producer and writer

Martin Olson (born April 2, 1956) is an American comedy writer, television producer, author and composer. He is known as an original member of the Boston Comedy Scene. He is the father of actress Olivia Olson.[1] He is also known for his voice role as Hunson Abadeer, father of Marceline the Vampire Queen, on Adventure Time.

Martin Olson holding his book Encyclopedia of Hell in 2013.

Olson has received five Emmy Award nominations, three for television writing and two for song writing. Olson also received an Ace Award for television writing.[2]

Olson was born in Boston, Massachusetts.[3] In his early years, he worked as a comedy writer for Rodney Dangerfield.


  1. Olson, Martin; Olson, Olivia; Tejaratchi, Sean (6 October 2015). "Adventure Time: The Enchiridion & Marcy's Super Secret Scrapbook!!!". Abrams. Retrieved 3 March 2017 – via Amazon.
  2. Green, Kirk (May 8, 1995). "IS 'NETRUNNER(TM)' A GLIMPSE OF THE FUTURE? INTERPLAY'S BIG BUDGET CD-ROM DEBUTS AT E3". PR Newswire. Retrieved January 26, 2017.
  3. "Martin Olson". Retrieved 3 March 2017.