Sherlock Star Joins Captain America: Civil War


Martin freeman to star in Captain America: Civil WarActor, Martin Freeman, has joined the cast of the next film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Captain America: Civil War.

Freeman, who is known for roles such as Bilbo Baggins in the Hobbit trilogy and Dr. Watson in British TV series, Sherlock, is set to play an undisclosed role in the film.

In a statement released recently, Kevin Fiege, the head of Marvel Studios said, “From his roles as Bilbo Baggins and Doctor Watson to Tim in ‘The Office,’ Martin’s range from the dramatic to the comedic has consistently impressed us. We couldn’t be more honored or excited to have such a talented actor join the Marvel Cinematic Universe”.

Captain America: Civil War hits cinemas near you on the 6th of May, 2016 (exactly one year from today).