Mr. Bean is really a British sitcom created by Rowan Atkinson and Richard Curtis, and starring Atkinson in the title role. Atkinson co-wrote all fifteen episodes with either Curtis, Robin Driscoll, or both, with Ben Elton co-writing the pilot. Thirteen with the episodes were broadcast on ITV, through the pilot on 1 January 1990,
until "Goodnight Mr. Bean" on 31 October 1995.
A clip show, "The Best Items of Mr. Bean", was broadcast on 15 December 1995, then one episode, "Hair by Mr. Bean of London", wasn't broadcast until 2006 on Nickelodeon.
Using a character originally developed by Atkinson when he was studying for his master's degree at Oxford University, the series follows the exploits of Mr. Bean, 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 operation.
Bean rarely speaks, as well as the largely physical humour from the series hails from his interactions web-sites and the unusual ways of situations. The series was influenced by physical performers including Jacques Tati and comic actors from silent films.
During its five-year run, the series gained large UK audience figures, including 18.74 million for your 1991 episode "The Downside to Mr. Bean".
The series has brought a number of international awards, like the Rose d'Or. The show continues to be bought from 245 territories worldwide and contains inspired an animated cartoon spin-off, two feature films, as well as an appearance with the London 2012 Summer Olympics opening ceremony.