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Synopsis: Rowan Atkinson first came to the public's attention in the classic comedy series Not the Nine O'Clock News in the late 1970s. His play on music hall mannerisms and a natural acting ability allowed him to achieve huge success in his next outing as the dastardly Black Adder, one of the most popular comedy series ever produced by the BBC. In the 1980s he created, with Richard Curtis (who went on to write Four Weddings and a Funeral), Mr Bean. Mr Bean is an international success. It is shown all over the world and in the autumn of 1997 a major movie - Bean The Ultimate Disaster Movie was released to international success. This is the first in depth biography of Rowan Atkinson, his career and life. Atkinson is regarded as one of the finest comedians to have appeared in the last twenty years. But where does his talent lie? How did he develop the comic timing and brilliant ability to find exactly the right character from Black Adder to Mr Bean. Atkinson is a very private person. His cont ributions to Comic Relief are well-known as is his passion for cars and the fact he studied electronics at Durham and Cambridge, but little else has come to light as he rarely consents to publicity and has only been interviewed twice over the last ten years. Bruce Dessau delves behind the comic mask.
From the Publisher: Rowan Atkinson first came to prominence in the late 1970s in the classic British comedy series ³Not the Nine O¹Clock News.² His enormously funny mannerisms and natural acting ability later won him huge success in ³Blackadder,² one of the most popular British comedy series in history. In the 1980s, he created the television series ³Mr Bean² with Richard Curtis (³Four Weddings and a Funeral²), which in 1997 was made into an internationally successful motion picture. Rowan Atkinson is regarded as one of the finest comedic actors to have appeared in the last 20 years, but little is known about this very private star. Now, in this first full-length biography, journalist Bruce Dessau delves behind the comic mask. Bruce Dessau¹s previous book was Bean There Done That.
Title: Rowan Atkinson
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Book Description Orion, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Very Good condition with no significant faults. Clearly used but very few minor defects. Will look good on your book case after reading but may not be suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECURE DAILY POSTING FROM UK. 30 DAY GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0002393266
Book Description Orion 23/09/1999, 1999. Book Condition: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780752800882
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001379127
Book Description Orion, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001641267
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Book Description Orion, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Very Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. Though second-hand, the book is still in very good shape. Minimal signs of usage may include very minor creasing on the cover or on the spine. Inscription. Please note this book has an inscription on the inside page. The book is still very readable, and the price has been adjusted accordingly. Thanks. Bookseller Inventory # CHL2408817
Book Description Orion Books Ltd, 2000. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. Ships from the UK. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP70221269
Book Description Orion Books Ltd, 2000. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP26934743
Book Description Orion Publishing Group, Limited. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0752800884I5N00
Book Description Orion Pub Co. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Bookseller Inventory # 2795824597