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Martin Freeman

Actor
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Born Sep 8, 1971

Martin John C. Freeman is an English actor. He is known for his roles as Tim Canterbury in the BBC's Golden Globe-winning comedy The Office, John in Love Actually, Arthur Dent in the film adaptation of Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Dr. Watson in Sherlock and Paul Maddens in Nativity! He has been cast in the lead role of Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson's three-part adaptation of The Hobbit.… Read More

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Martin Freeman.

CHILDHOOD

1971 Birth Born on September 8, 1971.

THIRTIES

2003 - 2004 2 More Events
2007 35 Years Old In 2007, he appeared in The All Together written and directed by Gavin Claxton, as well as the Bill Kenwright theatre production of The Last Laugh. … Read More
2009 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In May 2009 he starred in Boy Meets Girl, a four-part drama that charts the progress of characters Veronica and Danny after an accident which causes them to swap bodies. … Read More
2011 39 Years Old For his performance in the role he won the BAFTA award for Best Supporting Actor, 2011 and was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie.

FORTIES

He played Bilbo Baggins, the main character, in the three-part Peter Jackson film series The Hobbit. Accolades that his performance in the first part, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, garnered him include Best Hero at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards and Best Actor at the 18th Empire Awards. … Read More
2014 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In April 2014, Freeman began playing insurance salesman Lester Nygaard in the dark comedy-crime drama series Fargo. … Read More
2015 43 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015 Freeman starred as producer Milton Fruchtman in the television film The Eichmann Show, based on the filming, by blacklisted TV director Leo Hurwitz, of the 1961 trial of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann. … Read More
2016 44 Years Old He also played Everett Ross in Captain America: Civil War, which released in May 2016. … Read More
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