Rowan Atkinson's The Atkinson People CD-Audio
Rowan Atkinson stars as many different characters in four episodes from the classic comedy series, written by Rowan Atkinson and Richard Curtis ('Four Weddings and a Funeral', 'Notting Hill'), which investigates the lives of four great - but imaginary - men.
We hear about the life and times of master orator, Sir Benjamin Fletcher: writer, statesman, Nobel Prize winner, painter, farmer, diplomat, wit, etc, etc...
There's France's greatest thinker and philosopher George Dupont; and actor, raconteur and general bore, Sir Corin Basin.
Barry Good - the `Pope of pop' - also looks back at his life (before he came a rich tax exile).
Produced by Griff Rhys Jones, 'Atkinson's People' was one of the first radio series ever to star Rowan Atkinson and was a forerunner to the massively successful 'Blackadder' TV series.
Rowan Atkinson stars in the spoof radio series which looked at the personalities behind the headlines - co-written by Richard Curtis.
- Format: CD-Audio
- Publisher: BBC Audio, A Division Of Random House
- Publication Date: 16/09/2010
- Category: Humour
- ISBN: 9781408467169