New live action Mr Bean episodes could be made, it has been revealed, as the TV character turned 31 this month.British Comedy Guide, 11th January 2021
In the show, titled Happy Birthday Mr Bean, Atkinson remembered a 1992
scene from his comedy show in which the character is seen running around with a turkey on his head. Six years later, US sitcom Friends directly emulated this joke for its 1996 episode "The One With All The Thanksgivings".
The blood, sweat and tears of our greatest clown.Carol Midgley, The Times, 11th January 2021
This celebration of Rowan Atkinson's beloved man-child was more than just a clip show.Anita Singh, The Telegraph, 10th January 2021
A cosy celebration of an absurd comic figure.Sean O'Grady, The Independent, 10th January 2021