He'll play a small-town insurance salesman.
The week before Christmas, we're gazing at Jennifer Lawrence, a sad Anne Hathaway, and One Direction with puppies.
Plus: Per Matt Damon, John Krasinski = George Clooney, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
The second season of Masterpiece Mystery!'s Sherlock debuts this Sunday.
Martin Freeman, what are you doing?
Welcome to the Shire, Tim Canterbury.
Many of the franchise's new players (including Martin Freeman) got together for a press conference today.
Two iconic books, one Jim Halpert progenitor.
It's a nice distraction from that nasty battle he's having with a New Zealand union.
"I did have to say no to it ... but if something could be worked out, that would be great."
Peter Jackson wants him for 'The Hobbit'
And he's played by Bill Nighy.
Plus: Blake Lively! Hayden Christensen! Martin Freeman!