|Birthday||8 September, 1971|
|Birth Place||Aldershot, Hapshire, England|
He is best known for his roles as John in Love Actually, Tim Canterbury in the BBC's Golden Globe-winning comedy The Office, and Arthur Dent in the film adaptation of Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
Martin stars as Bilbo Baggins – the lead role in Peter Jackson's three-part adaptation of The Hobbit – with Benedict Cumberbatch, who will lend his voice to both Smaug the Dragon and the Necromancer
- Martin Freeman on Wikipedia.