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Martin Freeman
Martin Freeman during filming of Sherlock cropped.jpg
Born 8 September 1971 (1971-09-08) (age 48)
Nationality English
Spouse(s) Amanda Abbington
Children Son and daughter
Parent(s) Geoffrey Freeman (dead)
Philomena (née Norris)
Awards BAFTA Best Supporting Actor for Sherlock (2011)

Martin John C. Freeman (born 8 September 1971) is an English actor. His most famous roles include Tim Canterbury in The Office, John in Love Actually, Arthur Dent in the film adaptation of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Dr. Watson in Sherlock, and Paul Maddens in Nativity! He played the role of Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson's three-part adaptation of The Hobbit.

Early life

Freeman was born in Aldershot, Hampshire. He went to Salesian School.

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