The series follows the exploits of Mr.Bean (Rowan Atkinson), who is described by Atkinson as "a child in a grown man's body" in solving various problems presented by everyday tasks and often causing disruption in the process. whose whole life is one funny situation after another. He hardly talks, but words are not needed. Everything he does is funny. From playing golf, going to the dentist, and going to church. He has a stuffed bear named Teddy that he carries around with him all the time.
Last EpisodeTV Special: Mr. Bean's Wedding Aired: Mar. 16, 2007
Mr. Bean causes havoc at a wedding by repeating the vows after the priest instead of the groom, resulting in a fight, the bride being struck, …
Series Fun Facts
- Rowan Atkinson has a stutter which requires him to stress very carefully when saying words beginning with "B." This explains the odd way that Bean pronounces his own name.
- The voice that Rowan Atkinson used for Mr. Bean, was the same voice Atkinson used in the "man who likes toilets" sketch in Not the Nine O'Clock News (UK).
- The title music "Ecce homo" ("Behold the man"), like many TV themes by Howard Goodall, was originally written as a serious piece of church choral music. New lyrics (in Latin) were written for…
[show]The title music "Ecce homo" ("Behold the man"), like many TV themes by Howard Goodall, was originally written as a serious piece of church choral music. New lyrics (in Latin) were written for "Mr. Bean": "Ecce homo qui est faba. Vale homo qui est faba" ("Behold the man who is a bean. Farewell the man who is a bean").