These Lesser Known Facts About Rowan Atkinson Who Played Mr. Bean Will Change His Image In Your Mind Forever
If you did not grow up watching Mr. Bean then either you were not born in 90s or your parents did not let you watch TV. In both of the cases, my sympathies go with you. The iconic character of Mr. Bean was played by Rowan Atkinson. Most of us might remember some episodes by heart, but how much do you know about the guy who gave life to Mr. Bean? Here are some facts you need to know if you are a fan boy/girl.
1. Rowan himself came up with the character of Mr. Bean. He was asked to do a sketch and the genius came with this epic idea which later turned into a number of series, movies, a book, and a cartoon show.
2. He is a fan of James Bond and sports cars. Going classy all the way.
3. Atkinson has almost nothing in common with Mr. Bean in real life. He can wiggle his ears like Mr. Bean though.
4. He is an extremely shy and personal person. He could manage to say only “pass the ketchup” to his ex-wife on their first date.
5. He was few of the lucky quests invited at Prince William’s wedding.
6. Rowan Atkinson is also a writer for “Car Magazine”