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Who Is The Most Famous Freeman In The World?

Updated February 26, 2021 521 votes 24 voters 8k views58 items

List RulesVote up everyone you recognize with the last name Freeman.

How many celebrities with the last name Freeman can you think of? The famous Freemans below have many different professions, including notable actors with the last name Freeman, famous musicians named Freeman, and even athletes named Freeman.

Morgan Freeman is certainly one of the most famous Freemans on this list. One of the famous actors with the last name Freeman, he won an Oscar for his performance in Million Dollar Baby. He also appeared in such films as Glory, The Shawshank Redemption, and Lean on Me.

Another of the famous people with the last name Freeman is Martin Freeman. He is an English actor who played Tim in The Office. He also starred in Sherlock, The Hobbit, and Fargo. Cassidy Freeman is one of the actresses with the last name Freeman. She is known for her role as Tess Mercer in Smallville.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people with the last name Freeman? Just add them to the list. Then be sure to vote up all of the celebrities with the surname Freeman that you've heard of! 

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  • 1
    1971-09-08
    20

    BirthplaceAldershot, United Kingdom

    Martin John Christopher Freeman (born 8 September 1971) is an English actor and comedian, known for portraying Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit film trilogy (2012–2014), Tim Canterbury in...  more

    #118 of 264 The Best (Male) Actors Working Today#339 of 1,017 The Best Actors In Film History#12 of 58 The Best English Actors Working Today

  • 2
    1937-06-01
    20

    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, USA

    Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, film director, and film narrator. Freeman won an Academy Award in 2005 for Best Supporting Actor with Million Dollar Baby (2004), and he has...  more

    26 Facts You Didn't Know About Morgan Freeman#3 of 243 The Most Trustworthy Celebrities In The World#5 of 289 The Coolest Actors Ever

  • 3
    1982-04-22
    17

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Cassidy Freeman (born April 22, 1982) is an American actress and musician. She is known for her role as Tess Mercer in The CW's superhero drama Smallville and Cady Longmire in Longmire....  more
  • 4
    19

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, United States of America

    Jonathan Freeman (born February 5, 1950) is an American actor, voice actor, singer and puppeteer, known for puppetering and voicing Tito Swing in Shining Time Station and for voicing Jafar in...  more
  • 5
    17

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Jennifer Nicole Freeman is an American actress, often credited as Jennifer N. Freeman. She is best known for playing the role of Claire Kyle in the sitcom My Wife and Kids....  more
  • 6
    11

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Kathleen Freeman (February 17, 1919 – August 23, 2001) was an American film, television, voice actress, and stage actress. In a career that spanned more than 50 years, she portrayed acerbic maids,...  more
  • 7
    1966-06-14
    16

    BirthplaceBerkeley, California, United States of America

    Matthew "McCall" Freeman (born April 23, 1966) is an American musician, singer and songwriter. He is best known for his bass guitar work with the punk rock bands Operation Ivy, Rancid and as the...  more
  • 8
    1906-04-13
    14

    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    For other people with a similar name see Lawrence Friedman (disambiguation)Lawrence "Bud" Freeman (April 13, 1906 – March 15, 1991) was an American jazz musician, bandleader, and composer, known...  more

    #158 of 190 The Greatest Saxophonists of All Time#16 of 126 The Best Dixieland Bands/Artists#19 of 142 Famous Jazz Clarinetists

  • 9
    1927-07-06
    11
    Alan Leslie Freeman, MBE (6 July 1927 – 27 November 2006), sometimes nicknamed "Fluff", was an Australian-born British disc jockey and radio personality in the United Kingdom for 40 years, best known...  more
  • 10
    1949-07-17
    11

    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Chico Freeman (born Earl Lavon Freeman Jr.; July 17, 1949) is a modern jazz tenor saxophonist and trumpeter and son of jazz saxophonist Von Freeman. He began recording as lead musician in 1976 with...  more
  • 11
    1960-02-11
    9

    BirthplaceGalveston, Texas

    Russ Freeman (born February 11, 1960) is a smooth jazz guitarist who is the founder and leader of the Rippingtons....  more
  • 12
    1940-06-13
    13

    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    Robert Thomas "Bobby" Freeman (June 13, 1940 – January 23, 2017) was an African-American rock, soul and R&B singer, songwriter and record producer from San Francisco, best known for his two Top Ten...  more
  • 13
    1961-08-08
    13

    BirthplaceSeattle, Washington, United States of America

    Chris Freeman (born Christopher Mark Freeman, August 8, 1961 in Seattle, Washington) is an American bassist, best known as a member of the band Pansy Division....  more
  • 14
    Ahnee Sharon Freeman is a jazz pianist, French horn player and arranger. Freeman played French horn for the jazz opera Escalator over the Hill, Gil Evans's 1973 album Svengali, and in 1983 she worked...  more
  • 15
    1908-08-11
    14

    BirthplaceSan Diego, California

    Don Freeman (August 11, 1908 – January 1, 1978) was an American painter, printmaker, cartoonist, and an illustrator and writer of children's books. He was active from the 1930s to the 1970s and often...  more
  • 16
    1943-01-18
    14

    BirthplaceUnited Kingdom

    Paul Freeman (born 18 January 1943) is an English actor who has appeared in theatre, television and film. In the United Kingdom, he is best known for his role in the romance TV series Yesterday's...  more
  • 17
    1972-02-09
    9

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Crispin Freeman (born February 9, 1972) is an American voice actor, ADR director and writer who provides voices for English versions of Japanese anime, animation and video games. In anime, some of...  more
  • 18
    1968-10-30
    13

    BirthplaceDes Moines, Iowa, USA

    Rory Freeman is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Vanuatu....  more
  • 19
    1934-03-21
    11

    BirthplaceSan Antonio, Texas, United States of America

    Albert Cornelius Freeman Jr. (March 21, 1934 – August 9, 2012) was an American actor, director, and educator. A life member of The Actors Studio, Freeman appeared in a wide variety of plays, ranging...  more
  • 20
    1980-04-08
    7
    Benedict "Ben" Freeman (born 8 April 1980) is an English television actor, best known for his part in ITV's Emmerdale as Scott Windsor. After leaving the soap he embarked on a career in musical...  more
  • 21
    Rob Freeman is an actor....  more
  • 22
    1923-10-03
    6

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Earle Lavon "Von" Freeman Sr. (October 3, 1923 – August 11, 2012) was an American hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist....  more

    #362 of 373 Famous Jazz Saxophonists#132 of 153 The Best Hard Bop Bands

  • 23

    BirthplaceLynchburg, Virginia

    Douglas Southall Freeman (May 16, 1886 – June 13, 1953) was an American historian, biographer, newspaper editor, radio commentator, and author. He is best known for his multi-volume biographies of...  more
  • 24
    1926-06-09
    9

    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland, United States of America

    Monica Elizabeth "Mona" Freeman (June 9, 1926 – May 23, 2014) was an American actress and painter. Her daughter, Monie Ellis (born 1947), became an actress as well....  more
  • 25
    7
    Young Frank Freeman (14 December 1890 – 5 February 1969) was an American film company executive for Paramount Pictures. Freeman was born in Greenville, Georgia, and graduated from the Georgia...  more
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