Rowan Sebastian Atkinson was born on the 6 th January, 1955, in Newcastle- Upon-Tyne, UK. His father was a farm owner and he grew up with his older brothers. He earned an electrical engineering degree from the university of Newcastle and Oxford, by that time he met Richard Curtis, with whom he wrote and performed comedy revenues. His first success was in the TV series "Not the Nine O'clock News", which won also many awards. Other movies, was Dead on Time (1983), Pleasure at Her Majesty's (1976), The Black Adder (1982), The Tall Guy (1989). Finally, he is married to Sunetra Sastry since 1990 ans they have two kids.