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23 Reasons Why Martin Freeman Is A Wonderful English Gift To Humanity

There's a little more to him than his adorableness.

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5. He's an old soul.

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He revealed to the Daily Mail he has a passion for old British Cinema. "The Carry On films are a part of this country’s cultural DNA; some are awful, but others are superb," he said.

7. He actually loves Christmas too.

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In an interview with BBC, Freeman mentioned, I've always loved Christmas and that's not really gone away from me from being a child to now. It's always a magical time and I'm unashamed in my love for Christmas."

8. He looks so damn good in a suit.

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9. His style stems from a passion for 1950's pre-mod culture.

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In 2008, he mentioned to The Daily Mail, "I love that pre-mod jazz look of the late Fifties, the Steve McQueen style that influenced the British modernists. I love all kinds of loafers – penny, tassel, fringed."

15. He doesn't let the pressure of fame get to him.

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After being asked if he's experienced the partying pressures of fame he replied, "I don't do any of that – I'd rather be at home stroking the dog,' he says. 'My idea of a good night out is staying in."

23. He enjoys the simple things in life.

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He told the Guardian, "I hate the fact that so much of our life is computerized rather than mechanized....be simple and know what it is that you want out of whatever it is you're going to use."