Rowan Atkinson
Rowan Atkinson
Celebrated Name: Rowan Atkinson
Real Name/Full Name: Rowan Sebastian Atkinson CBE
Gender: Male
Age: 69 years old
Birth Date: 6 January 1955
Birth Place: Consett, United Kingdom
Nationality: British
Height: 1.81 m
Weight: 80 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Wife/Spouse (Name): Sunetra Sastry (m. 1990–2015)
Children: Yes (Lily Sastry, Benjamin Atkinson, Isla)
Yes(Louise Ford)
Profession: Actor, Comedian, and Writer
Net Worth in 2024: $150 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Rowan Sebastian Atkinson is an English actor, screenwriter, and comedian who is best known for his sitcoms, “Mr. Bean” and “Blackadder.” He is well known as one of the funniest actors on television.

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Early Life

Rowan Atkinson was born on January 6, 1955, in Consett, County, Durham, England. He was born to Eric Atkinson, a farmer and company director and Ella May (née Bainbridge). He is the youngest of four brothers.

He received his education at the Durham Choristers School, St. Bees School, and Newcastle University. He graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering. The pursued a Master’s degree in the Queen’s College in Oxford.

Personal Life

Rowan Atkinson met his wife Sunetra Sastry, a makeup artist in the late 1980s. They got married in February 1990. The couple has two children, Ben and Lily. They divorced on November 10, 2015. He is currently dating Louise Ford.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 6 January 1955, Rowan Atkinson is 69 years old as of today’s date 12th June 2024. His height is 1.81 m tall, and his weight is 80 kg.


In 1979, Rowan starred in a radio comedy series called “The Atkinson People.” for television works, Rowan joined Angus Deayton as his straight man in an act that was filmed for television. the show was successful. He did a show titled “Canned Laughter” for the London Weekend Television.

This was followed by “Not The Nine O’clock News” for the BBC. He was next seen in the sitcom titled “Black Adder,” he played the lead role. He also starred in the second production of the sitcom, “Blackadder II.” He also starred in “Blackadder the Third” and “Blackadder Goes Forth.” The Blackadder series was very successful, and this increased Rowan’s popularity.

He also appeared on New Year’s Day special show in 1990 as Mr. Bean. Later, several sequels were made where he appeared as Mr. Bean. In 1997, a feature film was released with the same title. In 2007, “Mr. Bean’s Holiday” was released. He later appeared in “The Thin Blue Line.”

He also appeared in the James Bond film titled “Never Say Never Again,” which was released in 1983 and “Dead on Time,” which was also released in the same year. He also starred in “The Appointments of Dennis Jennings” in 1988. He also appeared in “The Tall Guy” in 1989. In 1994, he was seen in “Four Weddings and a Funeral.” He was also the voice of Zazu in Disney’s “Lion King.”

He also starred in James Bond parody “Johnny English,” “Johnny English Reborn,” and “Johnny English 3”. Rowan has also done some theatre works. He appeared in some plays, including “The Secret Policeman’s Ball,” “The Nerd,” and “Oliver.” He also wrote some of the stage plays.

Rowan has also done advertisements for Appletiser, Barclaycard, REMA 1000, M&M’s and Nissan Tino.

Awards & Achievements

Rowan won a BAFTA award for his performance in “Blackadder Goes Forth” and “Not the Nine O’clock News.” He has also won the Aftonbladet TV prize award three times as the Best Foreign TV Personality. He has also won one CableACE award and the Telvis Award in 2002. He has also been nominated for the Phoenix Critics Society Award, European Film Awards, National Television Awards, UK, and the American Comedy Awards.

Net Worth & Salary of Rowan Atkinson in 2024

Rowan Atkinson Net Worth 2019As of June 2024, Rowan has an estimated net worth of $150 million. He is known as one of the highest-earning comedians. His main source of wealth is his acting and comedy career. Rowan also earns from his theatre works. Rowan has made a lot of his money from his highly successful sitcom series “Blackadder.” He earns an annual income of $16 million.

Rowan Atkinson is known as one of the most popular comedy personalities on TV. His stand-up tours were popular in the 1980s. the Observer named him one of the 50 funniest actors in British comedy. A poll conducted also puts him in the list of top 50 comedians ever. Rowan’s comedic characters rely on heavy language, and he is also known to play authority figures such as vicars.


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