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Rowan Atkinson

 
Date of Birth: January 06, 1955 (67)

Birth Place: Newcastle-upon-Tyne, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [West End]
2013
St John Quartermaine
  [West End]
London Revival, 2009
Fagin
  [Broadway]
1986
Performer

Writing

Playwright

Photos

Rowan Atkinson and Felicity Montagu Photo

Rowan Atkinson and Felicity Montagu

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01/28/2013
Rowan Atkinson, Conleth Hill' Photo

Rowan Atkinson, Conleth Hill'

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01/28/2013
Rowan Atkinson and Will Keen Photo

Rowan Atkinson and Will Keen

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01/28/2013
Rowan Atkinson and Will Keen Photo

Rowan Atkinson and Will Keen

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01/28/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
2013
St John Quartermaine

  [West End]
London Revival, 2009
Fagin

  [Broadway]
1986
Performer

Writing
Playwright

Rowan Atkinson Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Actor in a Musical or Entertainment
Rowan Atkinson, Oliver!
 
Olivier Awards - 1981 - Comedy Performance of the Year Gold Star
Rowan AtkinsonRowan Atkinson In Revue

Rowan Atkinson News

STANGERS THINGS 4 Finale Breaks Netflix Viewing Records Photo STANGERS THINGS 4 Finale Breaks Netflix Viewing Records
by Michael Major - Jul 5, 2022

Stranger Things 4 returned with new episodes as viewers rocked out to the “most metal concert in the history of the world” — thanks to Eddie Munson and Metallica. The record-breaking series pulled in 301.28M hours viewed, making it the most viewed title this week and appearing in the Top 10 in 93 countries.

Comedian Callum Straford Brings YOUR BEST WORST NIGHTMARES to The Butterfly Club Photo Comedian Callum Straford Brings YOUR BEST WORST NIGHTMARES to The Butterfly Club
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2021

This November, Callum Straford is back with his successful comedy hour, Your Best Worst Nightmares, a whirlwind of sketch and musical comedy that names and shames everyone's (least) favourite pet peeves.  

Keegan Michael Key, Olivia Colman, Sally Hawkins & More Join WONKA Film Photo Keegan Michael Key, Olivia Colman, Sally Hawkins & More Join WONKA Film
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2021

The film is a prequel to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and serves as an origin story of the Willy Wonka, played by Timothee Chalamet, who later created an elaborate house of confectionary creations.

New North West Live Events Venue Launches Ahead Of Lockdown Lift Photo New North West Live Events Venue Launches Ahead Of Lockdown Lift
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2021

A new live event venue for the North West has been launched – and is ready to welcome audiences and visitors this Summer as soon as lockdown restrictions have been lifted.

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Socially Distanced Open-Air Film Screenings and The Com Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces Socially Distanced Open-Air Film Screenings and The Comedy Store Players
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2020

The Globe Theatre is to open 13 – 15 November, for a weekend of socially distanced, open-air film screenings.

Kristin Chenoweth Joins Film Adaptation of Roald Dahl's THE WITCHES Photo Kristin Chenoweth Joins Film Adaptation of Roald Dahl's THE WITCHES
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2020

Kristin Chenoweth has joined the cast of the upcoming film adaptation of Roald Dahl's book The Witches.

Her Majesty's Theatre Raises Curtain On $66 Million Redevelopment Photo Her Majesty's Theatre Raises Curtain On $66 Million Redevelopment
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2020

ESPECIAL DÍA DEL LIBRO: De la página a las tablas Photo ESPECIAL DÍA DEL LIBRO: De la página a las tablas
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Apr 23, 2020

Hoy es el día de San Jorge, en el que los libros tienen un papel central, y qué mejor para celebrarlo que hacer un repaso a diez musicales que antes de saltar al escenario tuvieron su origen entre las páginas de una novela.

Grand Rapids Symphony Will Play the Best of the Baroque - Bach, Handel and More Photo Grand Rapids Symphony Will Play the Best of the Baroque - Bach, Handel and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 23, 2020

Johann Sebastian Bach, when he was appointed music director for the court of Prince Leopold of Anhalt-Köthen in 1717, had a pretty sweet gig. The pay was good, he had creative freedom, and his boss was an amateur musician.

SKETCH ME LIKE ONE OF YOUR FRENCH GIRLS Returns to the Butterfly Club Photo SKETCH ME LIKE ONE OF YOUR FRENCH GIRLS Returns to the Butterfly Club
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2019

Following a critically praised run at the 2018 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, David Massingham is bringing his solo show Sketch Me Like One of Your French Girls to The Butterfly Club this August for three nights only.

Rowan Atkinson Videos

VIDEO: Broderick, Lane & More in Bonus Clips from THE LION KING Signature Edition VideoVIDEO: Broderick, Lane & More in Bonus Clips from THE LION KING Signature Edition
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 25, 2017

Below, check out some great bonus material just released in anticipation of Disney's THE LION KING Signature Edition coming out on Blu-ray next Tuesday, August 29th!

VIDEO: Watch Cast of LOVE ACTUALLY in 'Red Nose Day' Reunion Film
by Caryn Robbins - May 26, 2017

Writer-director Richard Curtis and the cast of his beloved holiday film LOVE ACTUALLY came together again for 'Red Nose Day Actually,' a short film that aired as part of 'The Red Nose Day Special' last night on NBC. Check out the reunion in full below! 

VIDEO: Hugh Grant & More in Trailer for LOVE ACTUALLY Reunion, Airing on NBC
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 22, 2017

As previously announced, writer-director Richard Curtis and the cast of his beloved holiday film LOVE ACTUALLY are coming together again for “Red Nose Day Actually,” a short film that will air as part of “The Red Nose Day Special”

STAGE TUBE: First Look- JOHNNY ENGLISH REBORN Trailer
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 17, 2011

JOHNNY ENGLISH REBORN is coming to theaters this Friday, October 21, 2011 starring Rowan Atkinson, Gillian Anderson and Pierce Brosnan.

BWW TV: 2010 Olivier Awards Highlights!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 22, 2010

Video highlights of the 2010 Olivier Awards!

STAGE TUBE: 2010 Olivier Awards Trailer
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 10, 2010

The 2010 Olivier Awards will take place on 21 March 2010 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, with Spring Awakening, Enron, Jerusalem and A Little Night Music among the standouts of the season with the most nominations. The Laurence Olivier Awards were established in 1976 as The Society of West End Theatre Awards, and Lord Olivier agreed to have his name associated with them in 1984. The Awards are run by The Society of London Theatre but are adjudicated by panels that are equally made up of members of the theatregoing public and experts chosen for their knowledge and professional experience. For more information and updates, visit www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/olivier_awards.

Entire Cast of 'Family Guy' to 'Sing' At Carnegie Hall November 24th and 25th
by Eddie Varley - Oct 10, 2008

Family Guy Sings!, a new stage show featuring the entire cast of Seth MacFarlane's Emmy Award-winning animated television series 'Family Guy,' promises to bring the house down at New York's legendary Carnegie Hall on Monday, November 24 & Tuesday, November 25. Catch this live theatrical event as it lands in NYC for 2 NIGHTS ONLY. Shows at 8:00 PM.


Rowan Atkinson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rowan Atkinson been in?
Rowan Atkinson has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Rowan Atkinson been in?
Rowan Atkinson has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Rowan Atkinson's first West End show?
Rowan Atkinson's first West End show was Oliver! which opened in 2009

What awards has Rowan Atkinson been nominated for?
Best Actor in a Musical or Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for Oliver! and Comedy Performance of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Rowan Atkinson In Revue .

What awards has Rowan Atkinson won?
Comedy Performance of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Rowan Atkinson In Revue.

How many shows has Rowan Atkinson written?
Rowan Atkinson has written 1 shows including Rowan Atkinson at the Atkinson (Playwright).