British star Martin Freeman takes on Shakespeare’s Richard III directed by Jamie Lloyd.
Jamie Lloyd’s new Trafalgar Transformed season at the Trafalgar Studios kicks off this summer with Martin Freeman taking on Richard III (1 July to 27 September 2014).
Martin Freeman’s stage credits include the critically acclaimed Clybourne Park at the Royal Court Theatre in 2010, Kathy Burke’s Kosher Harry at the Royal Court Theatre and Blue Eyes and Heels by Toby Whithouse at Soho Theatre.
On TV Martin played Tim in the The Office for the BBC. He is currently starring as Dr Watson in the internationally acclaimed show Sherlock for the BBC alongside Benedict Cumberbatch. Coming up on TV Martin plays the lead role of Lester Nygaard, alongside Billy Bob Thornton, in the Coen brothers television adaptation of Fargo.
Martin’s movie credits include Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy, Worlds End directed by Edgar Wright and Sean Pegg, Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and Richard Curtis’ world-wide hit, Love Actually.