39 years old (Born on March 20, 1979)
English actor; She is famous from Doctor Who Actress.Freema studied for a time at Radford University in the United States. (tv.com) When she auditioned for Doctor Who, she was told she was auditioning for Torchwood, before they told her the truth. Freema had also auditioned for a role in Doctor Who called Esme. This character was originally written into the episodes Rise Of The Cybermen/The Age Of Steel but was abandoned to explore Mrs Moore much further. (tv.com) Brought up in North London, UK, by her Iranian mother and Ghanaian father. on the Woodberry Down estate in Finsbury Park with her older sister, Leila, and younger brother, Domenic. Her mother, Azar, and her father, Osei, separated when she was a child. In July 2006, she appeared on an episode of the new "Doctor Who" series, and the producers were so impressed with her performance that they offered her the role of Martha Jones on the show's upcoming third season, debuting sometime in the Spring of 2007.
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Fun Facts About Freema Agyeman
Her name is actually spelled 'Frema' (but pronounced Free-ma) but she changed the spelling, to stop people mispronouncing it. (tv.com)
Along with John Barrowman and Naoko Mori, she is one of only three actors to play the same character (Martha Jones) in both "Doctor Who" (2005) and "Torchwood" (2006).
Nominated for "Sexiest Female" as Lola Wise in "Crossroads" at the What's On TV Magazine Awards 2003. (tv.com)
She has a younger brother, Domenic, and older sister, Leila. Her mother, Azar, is Iranian and her father, Osei, is Ghanaian.
In a 2008 poll with SFX Doctor Who Magazine Special, Freema's Doctor Who character Martha Jones came in at Number 3 for Best Companion. (tv.com)
Graduated in 2000 with BA Honours in Performing Arts and Drama from Middlesex University. Also took theatre courses at Radford University in v*rginia, USA in 1998.
Her secondary school was Our Lady's Convent in Amhurst Park, Stamford Hill. (tv.com)
Freema graduated from Middlesex University with a BA Honours Degree in Performing Arts and Design. (tv.com)
Prior to attending University and after attending College, Freema attended the Anna Scher Theatre School in Islington. (tv.com)
Attended Our Lady's Convent, a Catholic comprehensive in Stamford Hill, Anna Scher Theatre School, and did performing arts and drama at Middlesex University, graduated in 2000.
Her secondary school was Our Lady's Convent in Amhurst Park, Stamford Hill and she attended the Anna Scher Theatre School in Islington during the summer of 1996.
Freema's Doctor Who character Martha Jones came in at Number 24 for Top 25 Babes of Sci-Fi TV on the IGN site. (tv.com)
In July 2008 Freema hosted Doctor Who At The Proms at the London Royal Albert Hall. (tv.com)
Freema admitted in Now Magazine that she got a certificate for pole dancing as part of a birthday escapade. (tv.com)
Basic martial arts and gymnastics, horse riding. Also skilled at various accents including Australian and Liverpudlian.