Famous British Actor, Martin Freeman is known for his amazing acting in British television series The Office. The actor who dazzled the audience with his amazing acting skills in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. Now let’s have a close look on Martin Freeman’s net worth in 2018.
Martin Freeman Early Life
Martin was born on 8th September 1971 in Aldershot, England. He was the youngest of the five children in his family. His parents left each other when he was very small and at the age of 10, he saw the death of his father. Martin first joined the Catholic school and later the Central School of Speech and Drama. He did a lot of performances from a young age for several productions at London’s National Theatre.
Martin Freeman Career, Awards & Achievement
Freeman got his biggest breakthrough role when he was selected for the British television series The Office. The comedy created by Ricky Gervais was one of the biggest hit at that time and Freeman become very famous. He portrayed the role of Tim Canterbury, a loveable and underachieving sales representative who is in love with the receptionist of the same company. The audience loved his avatar very much.
Freeman also started to get roles in films like he did get a role in a romantic comedy of 2003, Love Actually and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy in 2005. He played Dr. Watson in Sherlock, the television series which started in 2010 and his role was critically acclaimed by many as he won a lot of awards for the role.
One of the best roles of Freeman was of Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. The director of the movie was Peter Jackson, who directed the Lords of the Rings too. He played the same character in other films of the same franchise The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013), and The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies (2014).
He did a TV series in 2014 named Fargo. After that, he was seen in a couple of movies Captain America: Civil War and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.
Awards & Achievements
This amazing talent got a lot of awards for showing tremendous skills as an actor. He got British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actor for Sherlock in 2011. In the year 2013, he got Empire Award for Best Actor and MTV Movie Award for Best Hero for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. For Sherlock, he again got Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie in the year 2014.
Net Worth of Martin Freeman
During his illustrious career, Martin earned a lot of money. The annual income of Martin Freeman is $7 million. He has a 19% hike on his net worth in the last few years. Right now, the net worth of Freeman is estimated at around $26 million.
His richness can be seen from is assets too like he has an investment of $6 million in various projects. The total valuation of his 5 cars is $1.4 million and the house where he lives worth $1.2 million.
Martin is not married but is in a very long-time relationship with actress Amanda Abbington. They have two children named Joe, who was born in 2006 and Grace, born in 2008.