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Martin Freeman

1971-09-08 Aldershot, Hampshire, England, UK

Image of Martin Freeman


Martin John Christopher Freeman is an English actor. Among other accolades, he has won an Emmy Award, a BAFTA Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award, and has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award. Freeman's most notable roles are that of Tim Canterbury in the mockumentary series The Office (2001–2003), Dr. John Watson in the British crime drama series Sherlock (2010–2017), Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit film trilogy (2012–2014), and Lester Nygaard in the first season of the dark comedy-crime drama series Fargo (2014). He has also appeared in films including the romantic comedy Love Actually (2003), the horror comedy Shaun of the Dead (2004), the sci-fi comedy The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005), the action comedy Hot Fuzz (2007), the semi-improvised comedy Nativity! (2009), the sci-fi comedy The World's End (2013). For the last few years he has been playing Everett K. Ross in the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero films Captain America: Civil War (2016), Black Panther (2018), and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (2022). He will reprise the role in the upcoming Disney+ series Secret Invasion (2023).


Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Everett Ross 2022-11-09
Bridget Riley: Painting the Line Self 2021-11-19
Long Hot Summers: The Story of The Style Council 2020-10-30
A Christmas Carol Bob Cratchit (voice) 2020-12-04
The Operative Thomas 2019-07-24
Ode to Joy Charlie 2019-09-08
Stevie Wonder: A Musical History self 2018-11-30
Black Panther Everett K. Ross 2018-02-13
To Provide All People Consultant Cardiologist 2018-06-28
Ghost Stories Mike Priddle 2018-01-20
Carnage: Swallowing the Past Jeff 2017-03-19
Cargo Andy 2017-10-06
Mark Gatiss: A Study in Sherlock Himself 2016-01-11
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Iain MacKelpie 2016-03-04
Derren Brown: Pushed to the Edge Himself 2016-01-12
Sherlock: The Abominable Bride Dr. John Watson 2016-01-01
Captain America: Civil War Everett K. Ross 2016-04-27
The Eichmann Show Milton Fruchtman 2015-01-20
Stick Man Stick Man (voice) 2015-12-07
The Jam: About The Young Idea 2015-08-29
A Grand Night In: The Story of Aardman Self - Voice of The Pirate with a Scarf 2015-12-26
Unlocking Sherlock Himself / Dr. Watson 2014-01-19
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Bilbo Baggins 2014-12-10
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Bilbo Baggins 2013-12-11
The World's End Oliver Chamberlain 2013-07-18
Sherlock: Many Happy Returns Dr. John Watson 2013-12-24
The Voorman Problem Doctor Williams 2013-04-25
Saving Santa Bernard D. Elf (voice) 2013-11-05
Svengali Don 2013-06-19
Animals Albert 2012-10-26
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Bilbo Baggins 2012-11-26
So You Want To Be A Pirate! The Pirate With A Scarf 2012-07-09
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! The Pirate with a Scarf (voice) 2012-03-12
Swinging with the Finkels Alvin Finkel 2011-06-01
What's Your Number? Simon Forester 2011-09-30
Wild Target Dixon 2010-06-17
Unlocking Sherlock Himself 2010-08-30
Svengali Boss 2009-02-01
The Girl Is Mime Clive Buckle 2009-12-31
Nativity! Paul Maddens 2009-11-27
HIV - The Musical James McKenzie 2009-10-22
Backstairs Billy: The Queen Mum's Butler Narrator (voice) 2009-01-02
Micro Men Chris Curry 2009-10-08
Rembrandt's J'Accuse...! Rembrandt 2008-10-04
Dedication Jeremy 2007-08-24
The Old Curiosity Shop Mr. Codlin 2007-12-26
Hot Fuzz Met Sergeant 2007-02-14
The Good Night Gary Shaller 2007-01-25
Nightwatching Rembrandt van Rijn 2007-09-06
The All Together Chris Ashworth 2007-01-01
Breaking and Entering Sandy 2006-12-15
Confetti Matt 2006-05-05
Inside 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' Self 2005-07-05
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Arthur Dent 2005-04-28
Don't Crash: The Documentary of the Making of the Movie of the Book of the Radio Series of 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' Self 2005-09-05
Round About Five The Man 2005-08-28
Return of the Goodies Himself 2005-12-30
Blake's Junction 7 Vila 2005-01-22
Shaun of the Dead Declan 2004-04-09
Call Register Kevin 2004-07-13
Pride Fleck (voice) 2004-06-21
The Debt Terry Ross 2003-08-31
Love Actually John 2003-09-07
Margery and Gladys D.S. Stringer 2003-09-21
Ali G Indahouse Richard "Ricky C" Cunningham 2002-03-21
Men Only Dwight 2001-06-03
The Low Down Solomon 2001-01-26
I Just Want to Kiss You Frank 1998-01-01
Clybourne Park
Queen of Bones Malcolm
Miller's Girl