Martin Freeman

Martin John Christopher Freeman is an English actor, who became known for portraying Tim Canterbury in the original UK version of sitcom mockumentary The Office, Dr. John Watson in the British crime drama Sherlock, Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit film trilogy, and Lester Nygaard in the dark comedy-crime drama TV series Fargo.

His other notable film roles include the romantic comedy Love Actually (2003), the comic science fiction film The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy(2005), the semi-improvised comedy Nativity! (2009), the comedic Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy, most prominently in the sci-fi comedy The World's End (2013), and his portrayal of Everett K. Ross in the Marvel films Captain America: Civil War (2016) and Black Panther (2018).Among other accolades, he has won an Emmy Award, BAFTA Award and an Empire Award, with nominations including two other Emmy Awards, two other BAFTA Awards, a Saturn Award, and a Golden Globe Award.

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StartUp (2016)
Starring as FBI Agent Phil Rask
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman
Fargo (2014)
Starring as Lester Nygaard (10 episodes)
Guest starring as Narrator
  • Episode 2x09: The Castle (Dec 7, 2015) [Special Guest Star]
Brian Pern: 45 Years of Prog and Roll (2014)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman
Danny Baker's Great Album Showdown (2013)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman
Conan (2010)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman
Sherlock (2010)
Starring as Dr. John Watson (14 episodes)
I'm Running Sainsbury's (2009)
Starring as Narrator (4 episodes)
Boy Meets Girl (2009)
Starring as Danny Reed
innerSPACE (2008)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman
Who Do You Think You Are? (2004)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman
Hardware (2003)
Starring as Mike
The Office (2001)
Starring as Tim Canterbury
Lock, Stock... (2000)
Starring as Jaap
Shooting Stars (1995)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman
Have I Got News for You (1990)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman
Casualty (1986)
Guest starring as Ricky Beck
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Guest starring as Martin Freeman