Martin Freeman Could Still Be Your Bilbo Baggins


Following up on an item from the totally unreliable British paper The Sun, the reliable EW is reporting that Martin Freeman of the British Office is still in the running to play Bilbo Baggins, the main hobbit in Peter Jackson's forthcoming adaptation of The Hobbit. Yesterday, The Sun said that Freeman had turned down the job owing to scheduling conflicts, but apparently Jackson and Co. are still trying to work around Freeman's schedule. So there remains a chance you will get to see Martin Freeman at three-feet tall. [Pop Watch/EW]