AMANDA Abbington is known for her roles as Miss Mardle in Mr Selfridge and Mary Morstan in Sherlock.
The Emmy Award-winning actress is also the former partner of actor Martin Freeman.
Who is Martin Freeman’s ex-wife, Amanda Abbington?
The actress was born Amanda Jane Smith on February 28, 1974 in North London.
Most recently, the actress appeared in the Netflix TV series, Safe as Detective Sergeant Sophie Mason.
She was married to Martin Freeman but the couple since separation.
How long have Martin Freeman and Amanda Abbington been married?
It was announced in 2016 that Amanda and Martin split up after 16 years together.
In January of that year, The Sun revealed that Martin had confronted Amanda through a friendship with a showbiz researcher in the weeks before their shock broke up.
Furious Amanda is said to have raised questions about an unlikely friendship at the end of their 16-year relationship.
A source told The Sun: “Amanda is absolutely furious about it – she confronted him about his relationship with the woman, who also works in the business, and demanded answer.
How many children do Martin Freeman and Amanda Abbington have?
The couple have two children together.
They have a daughter named Grace and a son named Joe.
Neither Martin nor Amanda have had any more children since.
What TV shows and movies has she been in?
Amanda has had many popular television roles, but perhaps one of her most recognizable roles is the character Miss Mardle in Mr Selfridge which she took on in 2013.
Amanda is also famous thanks to 2014 as Mary Morstan, wife of John Watson, played by her former partner Martin Freeman in Sherlock.
Amanda also played various characters in the police drama The Bill until 2007.
During that time, she also appeared in Wycliffe, Casualty, Dream Team, The Sins, Shades, Doc Martin, Coupling, and Teacher.
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