Rowan Atkinson Net Worth
|Date of Birth
|6 January 1955
Rowan Atkinson Introduction
Rowan Atkinson is a British actor, screenwriter, comedian, and author, best known for his role as Mr. Bean. Beans, the character who has been blessed our TV screens with laughter for decades.
The BBC happily accepted his request and gave him an interview. He played his first on-camera part. After this, he got more work from BBC and ITV, too. He reached his peak in 1990 when he got the role for which the world knows today. His TV show came out in 1990, was called Mr. Bean, from then until now no one has known his real name, everyone calls him Mr. Bean.
Rowan Atkinson Early Life
Rowan’s real name is Rowan Sebastian Atkinson he was originally born in Durham, England, on the 6th January 1955. Rowan’s parents were Eric Atkinson, a farmer and company director, and Ella May who married on 29 June 1945. Atkinson is the youngest among four brothers, but his oldest brother Paul died when he was a newborn.
Rowan went to Durham Choristers School, St Bees School, and qualified from Newcastle University with a degree in Bachelor Engineering. After graduating from college, he continued his education at Oxford University, where he received an electrical engineering degree.
Rowan Atkinson Personal Life
Wife: Sunetra Sastry
Daughters: Lily Sastry/Isla Atkinson
Sons: Benjamin Atkinson
Father: Eric Atkinson
Mother: Ella May Bainbridge
At the beginning of 1990, Rowan got married to Sunetra Sastri, and they were blessed with two children, one was Lily Sastry and the second one was Benjamin Atkinson. He also loves racing and driving cars such as Aston Martin and Audis. He has written over ten copies of car magazines.
Then, Rowan was once asked to appear at two television auto shows titled “Full Throttle” and “Top Gear.” While visiting Kenya for a short vacation, Rowan happened to visit the country when his private pilot faints while on air. Luckily, he somehow managed to get back to the cockpit after regaining responsiveness. Atkinson was awarded the Commander of the Order of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 2013.
Rowan Atkinson Age, Height, and Weight
Born on 6 January 1955, Mr. Atkinson is 67 years old today. He is 1.81 meters tall and weighs 80 kilograms.
Rowan Atkinson Career
He was a writer and actor who appeared in the BBC’s Not The Nine O’Clock News. At the age of 25, Atkinson became the youngest person to perform in a one-man play in the West End. Rowan acted in several films including The Nerd (1984), The New Revue (1986), and The Sneeze(1988).
Then he show himself in such TV series as Not the Nine O’Clock News (1979-1981), The Thin Blue Line(1995-1996), and Blackadder (1983–1989) The success of Black Adder inspired the creation of the TV special Blackadder’s Christmas Carol which aired in 1988. It was followed by Blackadder: The Cavaliers Years which aired in 1989.
Awards & Achievements
Rowan Atkinson won many awards and achievements
BAT Award for Best Entertainment Performance,
LO Award for Best Comedy Performance (1981),
National Film Awards UK. and then
Rowan was honored at the Porchester Hall on Thursday (July 7) with the Global Contribution To Motion Picture And Lifetime Achievement Award for his iconic film career.
Rowan Atkinson Net Worth
Mr. Bean, the world’s best actor, has a net worth of 150 million dollars. According to the research, the most famous actor Rowan Atkinson has an estimated net worth of around $150 million.
Rowan Atkinson loves cars and has participated in many car races in the past years too. Mr. Bean Car collection features a Jaguar Mk7, vintage Ford Falcon, McLaren F1, Aston Martin DB2, 1939 BMW 328, Rolls-Royce Phantom, Honda NSX, and many more. But he wrecked his McLaren F1, costing him $2 million in repair bills.
He has so much wealth that he owns several properties all over the United Kingdom. It seems that one of his homes in north London, which is valued at over $6 million, is where his second partner moved in 2015. Their relationship went public in 2014 when their previous marriage ended suddenly.
As for his other real estate holdings, the publication noted that he was also building a mansion in Oxfordshire worth over £14 million ($21.5 million). He also owned a mansion in the capital, worth over $27 million dollars.
Millions of people around the globe, mainly in England, loved Mr. Bean. The character changed English comedy forever and made Rowan Atkinson one of the richest men in the world. He has been blessed with $150 million.