Rowan Atkinson (born 6 January 1955) is a renowned comedian, actor, and also a screenwriter. He is best known for his role as “Mr. Bean”. And today it is an iconic name in the world comedy industry. Presently Rowan is one of the leading comedy actors and a legendary figure. In this blog, you will know about Rowan Atkinson’s net worth 2018, his career, personal life, and his supercars. You’ll also see an astonishing transition in his life.
Rowan Atkinson was born in Consett, County Durham, England to a farmer Eric Atkinson(father) and Ella May(mother). He earned his degree in Electrical Engineering from Newcastle University. Eventually went on to pursue his degree of M.Sc in Electrical Engineering from Queen’s College, Oxford. But… life had different plans set for him.
Rowan started his career by performing in college theatres. Enhancing mastery in acting he gradually climbed the ladder of success. He performed in “The Atkinson People“, “Not the Nine O’Clock News” and the hit series “The Black Adder “.
Rowan Atkinson: A Family Man
Rowan Atkinson married to Sunetra Sastry in February 1990. This amazing couple have two children Ben and Lily Atkinson . But somehow Rowan and Sunetra separated and were divorced in November 2015 due to some personal reason. Although his Daughter Lily Atkinson is now an actress. She has also played a role in Johnny English Reborn along with her father in 2011.
Moments of Honour and Pride:
- Appointed as Commander of The Order of the British Empire in the 2013 Birthday Honours for services to drama and charity.
- BAFTA Awards in 1981 for “Not the Nine O’Clock News“.
- BAFTA Awards in 1990 for “Blackadder Goes Forth”.
- The Best Male TV Performer in 2002.
His Popular Movies, Series and their grossing:
- Bean(1997) Gross : $45.32 million
- Mr. Bean’s Holiday(2007) Gross : $33.30 million
- Johnny English(2003) Gross : $28.08 million
- Johnny English Reborn(2011) Gross : $8.31 million
- Mr. Bean TV Series (1990-1995) Gross : $11 million
Rowan Atkinson net worth
Rowan Atkinson net worth 2018 has been estimated to be around US $130 million (INR 670 crores). The major income source of Rowan Atkinson net worth 2018 is the money he bagged from all the Television shows. Apart from that, there are also other sources of income for Mr. Bean.
Mr. Bean’s real life isn’t different from that of a king. His sheer talent in comedy has elevated his success to the seventh heaven. Thereby making him a millionaire. Let us now go through the super cars and luxurious mansions he owns which are boosting up the Rowan Atkinson net worth.
Other source of Rowan Atkinson net worth
Rowan Atkinson owns various luxurious mansions in Chelsea and Oxford and at other countries. He owns many luxury and super cars like 1939 BMW 328 , Aston Martin V8 Vantage, Rolls Royce , McLaren F1 (recently sold). He also owns a company named Hindmack, which has paid him over $16 million in the recent years.