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Happy Birthday, Martin Freeman!

Happy Birthday, Martin Freeman!

Martin Freeman celebrates his 43rd birthday today! He was born on September 8, 1971 in Aldershot, Hampshire, the youngest of Philomena and Geoffrey Freeman’s five children. Martin attended the Salesian School, Chertsey, followed by Brooklands […]

Actors Donate to African Charity Auction

Actors Donate to African Charity Auction

Actors from The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit are donating items to the Anno’s Africa Charity Auction to help raise funds for art education projects for children in slums and AIDS orphans in Nairobi. […]

Happy Birthday, Benedict Cumberbatch!

Happy Birthday, Benedict Cumberbatch!

Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch was born in Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom, on July 19, 1976. That makes Benedict 38 years old today! Benedict grew up in London’s Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea with his […]

Martin Freeman: ‘It’s like Shakespeare invented Gollum’

Martin Freeman: ‘It’s like Shakespeare invented Gollum’

Martin Freeman’s screen credits show a lot of variety — The Office, The Hobbit films, Sherlock, and Fargo, to name a few. But this summer marks the actor’s first professional foray into Shakespeare. Freeman is […]

Martin Freeman Takes On the Bard

Martin Freeman Takes On the Bard

The Daily Mail reported today that Martin Freeman will take to the London stage this summer as Richard III, the actor’s first Shakespearean role. Freeman reportedly made a pact with Benedict Cumberbatch about playing Shakespeare. […]

Where to Watch The Hobbit Cast in 2014 (While You Wait for ‘There and Back Again’)

Where to Watch The Hobbit Cast in 2014 (While You Wait for ‘There and Back Again’)

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is continuing to outperform its competitors at the box office, grossing over $500,000,000 worldwide in less than a month. It’s doing so well that I underestimated how early I […]

HitFix Interview Roundup: Peter Jackson, Martin Freeman, and Sir Ian McKellen

HitFix Interview Roundup: Peter Jackson, Martin Freeman, and Sir Ian McKellen

Hitfix.com was able to conjurer up three delightful interviews with two brilliant cast-mates and the genius master who made The Hobbit films possible, Peter Jackson. These interviews reveal some classified secrets about life on set and off; Gandalf and […]

Martin Freeman Wins Shorts Award

Martin Freeman Wins Shorts Award

Martin Freeman won the Visionary Actor award at the third annual ShortsHD Shorts Awards in Los Angeles yesterday. The Visionary Actor award recognizes  individuals who put their talent into making innovative short films and who embrace […]

Meet The Cast Of The Hobbit: Martin Freeman – An Unexpected Hero?

Meet The Cast Of The Hobbit: Martin Freeman – An Unexpected Hero?

This is the first in a special “Meet The Cast Of The Hobbit” series by Middle-earth News Contributor NomadicWriter. Who would have imagined that Martin Freeman, who had previously played Tim in the BBC’s Golden […]

Freeman and Cumberbatch Win Crime Thriller Awards

Freeman and Cumberbatch Win Crime Thriller Awards

Hobbit actors Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch won best supporting actor and best actor awards, respectively,  at the Specsavers Crime Thriller Awards last night, for their roles in the television drama Sherlock. The pair joined […]