Martin Freeman

Biography: Martin Freeman is an English actor. He is most famous for his roles as Tim Canterbury in the comedy The Office, and as Arthur Dent in the film adaptation of Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.

Since leaving the Central School of Speech and Drama, Martin has appeared in at least 18 TV shows, 14 theatre productions, and several radio productions. Most notably, he starred in the sitcom Hardware. Martin has also appeared in several films, including Sacha Baron Cohen's Ali G Indahouse (2002) and Richard Curtis's Love Actually (2003). As well as his various comic roles, Martin has also appeared in serious dramatic parts. His most prominent dramatic role to date has been as Lord Shaftesbury in the historical drama Charles II: The Power and The Passion. He can also be seen making a brief appearance in the first episode of the second series of This Life, helping himself to £30 from Milly and Egg's bedside table before swigging a mouthful of Egg's urine from a lager
can.

In 2007 Martin starred in Hot Fuzz, a film written by Shaun of the Dead writers Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright and The All Together (2007) written & directed by Gavin Claxton.
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Martin Freeman's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 61
Highest Metascore: 81 Hot Fuzz
Lowest Metascore: 41 Wild Target
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 14
  2. Negative: 0 out of 14
14 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
81 Hot Fuzz Apr 20, 2007 Met Sergeant 8.6
81 The World's End Aug 23, 2013 Cast / Principal Cast / Oliver / Oliver Chamberlain 7.6
76 Rembrandt's J'Accuse...! Oct 21, 2009 Rembrandt Van Rijn 8.7
73 The Pirates! Band of Misfits Apr 27, 2012 Cast 6.8
66 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Dec 13, 2013 Bilbo Baggins / Bilbo / Bilbo Baggins 7.8
63 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Apr 29, 2005 Arthur Dent 6.1
58 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Dec 14, 2012 Bilbo Baggins / Bilbo / Bilbo Baggins 8.1
57 Confetti Sep 15, 2006 Matt 8.0
56 Breaking and Entering Dec 15, 2006 Sandy 6.6
55 Love Actually Nov 7, 2003 John 7.9
50 Dedication Aug 24, 2007 Jeremy 8.0
49 The Good Night Oct 5, 2007 Gary Shaller 6.1
41 Wild Target Oct 29, 2010 Dixon / Hector Dixon 8.6
tbd The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Dec 17, 2014 Bilbo Baggins tbd