Mr. Bean, developed by Rowan Atkinson at University based on the character described as “a child in a grown man’s body”. The series followed the exploits of Mr. Bean in solving the various problems presented by every day tasks.
Mr. Bean, during its five years run gained large kaufen sie k2 online UK audience figures including 18.74 million for the 1992 episode “The Trouble with Mr. Bean”. The series has been the recipient of several international awards including Rose d’Or. The show has been sold in 200 territories world wide and has inspired two feature films and an animated cartoon spin-off.
The title character, played by Rowan Atkinson, is a slow-witted, some times ingenious, selfish and generally likable buffoon who brings unusual schemes and connivances to everyday tasks. He lives alone in a small flat in Highbury, North London. He rarely speaks, and when he does, it is generally only few mumbled words which are in a comically low-pitched voice. Mr. Bean seems unaware of basic aspects of the way the world works. Humor largely comes from his original solutions to problems and his total disregard for others while solving them.
Mr. Bean’s teddy bear is his best friend. Although Teddy is inanimate, anime4up he often pretends it is alive. Over the years Teddy has undergone many changes. When it debuted on “The Trouble with Mr. Bean” it had a smaller head, but later its head reached its current size and eyes has been replaced with two small white buttons giving it a distinct image.
Mr. Bean’s car has developed a character of sorts. The mini was central to many antics, Such as Mr. Bean getting dressed in it or attempting to avoid parking garage toll by driving out through the entrance.
Mr. Bean’s girl friend Irma Gobb, Matilda Ziegler, appeared in number of episodes. She is treated relatively inconsiderately by Bean, who appears to regard her more as a friend and companion than a love interest.
Mr. Bean features a choral theme tune written by Howard Goodall and performed by the choir of Southwark Cathedral. The words sung during the title sequences are in Latin.
Mr. Bean series won several awards from the beginning itself. The first episode won the Golden Rose, as well as two other major prizes at the 1991 Rose d’Or Light entertainment jiliko festival in Montruex. In the UK the episode “The Curse of Mr. Bean” was nominated for a number of BAFTA awards, “Best Light Entertainment Programme” in 1991, Best Comedy in 1992, and Atkinson nominated three times for “Best Light Entertainment Performance” in 1991, 1992 and 1994. “Mr. Bean” won the Norwegian comedy award “Tidleg Sadwagang”.
The sale of Mr. Bean world wide has meant that he has permeated popular culture in several countries.