Freema Agyeman Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Freema Agyeman. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about her.

  1. What does Freema do for a living?
  2. Who are Freema’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Freema’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Freema married or does she have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
  5. Does Freema have any children?
  6. Where is Freema now?
  7. How tall is Freema?
  8. How much money does Freema earn?
  9. What is Freema’s net worth?

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Who is Freema Agyeman?

Freema Agyeman born Frema Agyeman is an English well-known actress who is notably known for playing Martha Jones in the BBC science fiction series Doctor Who (2007 to 2010), Alesha Phillips in crime procedural drama Law & Order: UK (2009 to 2011), Amanita Caplan in the Netflix science fiction drama Sense8 (2015 to 2018), Shelly Periwinkle in the CBeebies show Old Jack’s Boat and Dr. Helen Sharpe in the NBC medical procedural series New Amsterdam (2018 to 2022).


Following her departure from Doctor Who, she went on to reprise her role of Martha Jones in the Doctor Who spin-off series Torchwood and had a role in the BBC series Little Dorrit. She made her US television debut in 2013 on The CW’s teen drama, The Carrie Diaries as Larissa Loughlin, a style editor at Interview magazine. Her other television appearances include; Old Jack’s Boat, Silent Witness, and Survivors. In 2015, she appeared as Penny in the film North v South.

How Old Is Freema Agyeman?

She is 43 years old as of September 2022, having been born on March 20, 1979, in London, England. Freema shares her birthdate with celebrities such as; KassaDee Parker, Barron Trump, Justine Ezarik, Ruby Rose, Hyunjin, and many more.

Freema Agyeman Family

Who are Freema Agyeman Parents?

She was born to Osei Agyeman (Father) and Azar Agyeman (Mother). Her father is Ghanaian whereas her mother is Iranian Kurdish.

Does Freema Agyeman have Siblings?

She has two siblings. An elder sister by the name Leila Agyeman and a younger brother by the name Dominic Agyeman.

A Photo of Freema Agyeman

A Photo of Freema Agyeman

Freema Agyeman Education

She received her high school education at Our Lady’s Catholic High School. After high school, during the summer of 1996, she studied at the Anna Scher Theatre School. And later attended Middlesex University where she studied performing arts and drama and graduated in 2000.

Freema Agyeman Marital Status

She is in a long-term relationship with Luke Roberts (born on October 5, 1977) an English actor. They have been in a relationship since 2007.

Freema Agyeman Kids

There is no news on the internet showing whether she has kids or not. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.

Freema Agyeman Career

An Early Work

When she began her professional acting career, she chose to use a different spelling of her birth name, Frema as her professional name to avoid pronunciation problems. Before securing the part of Martha Jones, her most prominent television role was in the revived series of ITV soap opera Crossroads playing Lola Wise. Moreover, she had small guest roles in other TV series such as Casualty, Mille High, and The Bill in which she appeared on two occasions as two separate characters. In 2005, she played in an episode of Silent Witness as Mary Ogden, a scene of crime officer. She starred as Nana in the independent film, Rulers and Dealers, The film is written and directed by Stephen Lloyd Jackson.

A Career in Doctor Who (2006 to 2010)

She auditioned for three roles in the 2006 series of Doctor Who. She auditioned for the part of Sally Jacobs on June 24, 2005, in “The Christmas Invasion” but the role went to Anita Briem. Later, Freema auditioned for the roles of Esme and Adeola Oshodi in the “Rise of the Cybermen”/”The Age of Steel”, and “Army of Ghosts” respectively. However, Esme was ultimately cut from the final script but she was successful in her audition for Adeola.

In December 2005, she filmed her role in the series and appeared on screen as Adeola on July 1, 2006. In August 2006, she began filming for the third series and finished in March 2007. On March 31, 2007, she made her screen debut in the episode “Smith and Jones” as Martha. She continued to portray the character Martha throughout every episode of the 2007 series. She then returned as Martha in series 4 for five episodes. On September 10, 2008, she had a starring role in the Torchwood radio play, Lost Souls, broadcast on BBC Radio Four to promote the activation of the Large Hadron Collider at the CERN research facility.

A Career from 2008 to present

From February 14, 2008, to April 3, 2008, she narrated the first series of BBC Three’s hospital documentary series Bizarre ER. Also, she provided the narration for a second series which began airing on Tuesday, April 21, 2009. On July 29, she hosted a Doctor Who-themed portion of the BBC Proms. Next, she played founding girl Tattycoram in the Emmy Award-winning 2008 BBC adaptation of Charles Dickens’s Little Dorrit, which began on October 26, 2008, starring alongside her fellow Torchwood stars Eve Myles and Ruth Jones. In 2008, she appeared in Survivors, a BBC 1 remake of the cult 1970s TV series as Jenny Walsh.

Between 2009 and 2012, she starred as Crown Prosecutor Alesha Phillips in Law & Order: the UK, a UK adaptation and spin-off from the US Law & Order franchise. It was announced in March 2012, that she would play Larissa “an easy-going party girl who works at Interview magazine”. In 2013, she starred as Shelley in the CBeebies television series Old Jack’s Boat. In June 2015, she appeared in the Netflix series Sense8, created by J. Michael Straczynski and Lili and Lana Wachowski. Moreover, she is a series regular Amanita, the girlfriend of Nomi a sensate. She went on to become a member of the cast of the NBC medical procedural series New Amsterdam in 2018. There, she played the role of Dr. Helen Sharpe in seasons 1 to 4.

Freema Agyeman Height and Measurements

Adding up to her well-curved and beautiful body, she stands at a height of 5ft 2inches (1.57m) and a weight of 54kg (119lbs).

Freema Agyeman Salary and Net Worth

Her salary is not mentioned on the internet but has an estimated net worth of $4 million.

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