Martin Freeman Bio

(Actor and Comedian)

Relationship Facts of Martin Freeman

  • Martin Freeman is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Martin came to met the actress Amanda Abbington. They were on the set of Channel 4’s Men Only in 2000 and started dating each other. They have been dating but are not married and now living together happily.  Now they have two children together, son Joe, born in 2006 and daughter Grace born on 2008.

Who is Martin Freeman?

Martin Freeman is one of the popular English actor and comedian. He is a famous actor who has been able to make people delight and fund his amazing acting skills in both movies and TV series. The actor is more appreciated as playing as Tim Canterbury in the UK version of sitcom mockumentary The Office, Dr. John Watson which is the most popular British crime drama, Sherlock.

Martin Freeman: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood

He was born on the 8th of September in  1971. His birthplace is Aldershot, Hampshire, England. His father ‘s name is Geoffrey Freeman who was a Naval Officer. He died of a heart attack. Likewise, his mother’s name is Philomena. The actor spent his childhood in his birthplace Hampshire.

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Caption: Martin Freeman and Amanda Abbington (Source: Daily Express)

In his family. he is the youngest one and has other four older siblings in his family. Their names are Tim Freeman his older Brother who is a Musician, other two brothers named Benedict Freeman and Jamie Freeman. And he has an older sister, Laura Freeman.

Martin Freeman: Education History

He has his school time education at Salesian School which lies in Chertsey. The actor has the graduation from Brooklands College with a degree in media studies.

Martin Freeman: Early, Profession life and Career

He started his career in the movie with his debut movie I just Want to Kiss You with the role of Frank which was a short film. He has been able to give many blockbuster movies over all these years. The actor also thought of building his career on TV series and so appear in the debut series The Bill. There he plays the role of Craig Parnell in the episode called Mantrap.

When he appeared in a British television series The Office his career has a great growth as it was one of the hit. Likewise, his role as Tim Canterbury was also so appreciated. In 2003, he was part of one of the romantic comedy Love Actually. And he also In 2005, he appeared in the film adaptation of Douglas Adams’s novel, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. He is also known for playing Tim Canterbury in the BBC’s mockumentary sitcom series The Office from 2001 to 2003. And as Dr. John Watson in the BBC’s crime drama series Sherlock which appears in 2010. The actor is more appreciated for playing as Dr. John Watson.

Freeman also cast as Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. It was directed by Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson which was released in December 2012. He has done it so well that he has been cast to play the same character in two follow-up films of The Hobbit franchise, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug hit theaters in 2013 and The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies in late 2014. The film is based on a novel. It is written by one of the popular English writer J.R.R. Tolkien.

Martin Freeman: Lifetime Achievements and Awards

Freeman has done outstanding works and is always appreciated. He has also received various of the awards. For the show, ‘The Office’ he receives Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie in 2014 and the Best Supporting Actor in 2011. Moreover, in 2016, he receives Best Voice Performance. He again receives Best Supporting Actor in 2012. Lately in 2013, Best Actor. Likewise, he again receives Best Actor in 2013, he gets TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actor in 2012, he receives Best Hero in 2013. Moreover, he receives Best Male Comedy Performance in 2004, he receives Best Foreign Hero of the Year in 2014.

Martin Freeman: Salary and Net Worth

Martin is one of the popular personality and operates different projects. So he must have good earning. His net worth is $ 15 million.

Martin Freeman: Rumors and Controversy

Martin must be doing well in his both professional and personal life. So he doesn’t fall under any of the rumors and controversies.

Martin Freeman: Description to Body Measurements

Martin stands with the height of 5 ft 6½ in or 169 cm. And he weighs 70 kg (154 pounds). He has blue colored eyes and lights brown color hair. His body measurement is unknown.

Martin Freeman: Social Media Profile

The is active on different social media and keeps on updating them with his latest work and photos. He is active on Instagram more than 30K followers. The actor is seen active on Twitter and has 43K followers. He also uses Facebook and has more than 30K followers on his Facebook Account.

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