Martin Freeman net worth: Martin Freeman is a British actor known for his roles on television and film who has a net worth of $15 million. Martin Freeman is most famous for his role as Tim Canterbury on the British version of The Office and as the star of the upcoming Peter Jackson movie The Hobbit. Freeman was born on September 8th 1971 in Aldershot, Hampshire, England where he showed an early talent and interest in acting. After appearing in dozens of small television roles, Freeman appeared in Ricky Gervais' satirical comedy The Office. For American readers, Freeman played the British version of Jim Halpert. The Office became a British sensation and unexpectedly won the 2004 Golden Globe for Best Television Series: Musical or Comedy. After the success of The Office, Martin appeared in several major films including Love Actually, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and Ali G Indahouse. In addition to his film career, Freeman currently plays the part of Dr. John Watson on BBC's Sherlock. Martin Freeman's career is sure to expand further with his role in The Hobbit which is expected to be a huge international hit.