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Actor Martin Freeman was apprehensive about starring in The Hobbit

Martin Freeman, I was not sure if he’s the lead in three of The Hobbit films and would like to play. The actor was afraid of the impact it would have on his family, he tells us, during A Life In Pictures by BAFTA.

“It was not an easy one to say yes,” says He is about to accept the role of Bilbo Baggins in the film series. “I started in January of 2011 and on to New Zealand to film in, and we were out in July 2013. In total there are more than two-and-a-half years are over,” explains the actor is from.

Even though He is not in a single piece by a New Zealand resident, he found it to be a difficult balancing act for such a long time with his family, came to be. “I was with my ex-partner, Amanda, and we did not live in the mid-fifties, so I could not just ask me to go on. They had to give up her own life and career,” said Freeman.

He was sixteen years old, along with Amanda Abbington and two children. In 2016, they no longer have to be. Abbington and Freeman have been together for you to see the series Return.

There were three movies from The Hobbit, which as the prequel for the Lord of the Rings ” trilogy. In 2012, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: The Desolation or Smaug (2013) and The Hobbit: The Battle of The Five Armies (2014).

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