Happy Birthday Martin Freeman! The Hobbit Actor Turns 49

On His Birthday, We Take A Look At Martin Freeman's Best Work

Happy Birthday Martin Freeman! The Hobbit Actor Turns 49
Martin Freeman

Martin Freeman is one of the most successful and highly regarded actors in the world. The notable English actor and comedian is popular for portraying Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit film trilogy.

Martin Freeman has proved his mettle in both films and television series. He is part of some of the most famous television shows and movies that have a cult following. 

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It's not just his acting that sets him apart from his peers. Martin Freeman is a very humble man who is dedicated to his profession and has never been tangled in any sort of controversy, in all the time that he has been blessing viewers with his presence on-screen.

Happy Birthday Martin Freeman! The Hobbit Actor Turns 49

The Sherlock actor turns 49 today and yet, he remains one of the most sought-after actors in Hollywood due to his versatile acting and charming personality. He’s an Emmy winner, a family man, and above all else, a great actor. 

On his 49th birthday, we take a look at some of his best work:

5.Black Panther:

T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past. Martin Freeman has been involved with the Marvel Cinematic Universe from the very beginning. His character, Everett Ross was given a much larger focus within this one. The film recently lost lead actor Chadwick Boseman to cancer.

4. Shaun Of The Dead:

A man's uneventful life is disrupted by the zombie apocalypse. Martin Freeman has been involved with Simon Pegg on many occasions and this dark comedy humor duo has always managed to make their presence worthwhile. They took the classic storyline of a zombie apocalypse and somehow turned it into a hilarious comedy adventure.

3. The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug:

The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring. This was the second film of the trilogy and Martin Freeman absolutely killed it with his exceptional performance. His scenes with the dragon, played by his co-star in Sherlock, Benedict Cumberbatch, were absolutely terrific. 

2. Fargo:

Various chronicles of deception, intrigue, and murder in and around frozen Minnesota. Yet all of these tales mysteriously lead back one way or another to Fargo, North Dakota. Martin Freeman plays Leser Nygaard in Fargo's first season, wherein, he brings another element to this amazing dark comedy-crime drama series. Martin Freeman received positive reviews for his performance and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Critics' Choice Television Award for his performance.

1. Sherlock:

A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor (Martin Freeman) partner solving crime in 21st century London. Martin Freeman plays the role of Dr. John Watson in this epic crime series. He is a discharged military doctor who strikes a complicated yet good friendship with the brilliant but eccentric Sherlock Holmes. Martin Freeman has received critical acclaim for this role.

We, at HNH Style, wish Martin Freeman a very happy birthday!

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