An internet rumor claims that Rowan Atkinson, also known as Mr. Bean, has converted to Islam. Is this true or false?
The story is false.
Atkinson has made no such a statement, and no major news sources have corroborated this claim. The false assertion appears to have originated around September 28 from websites such as PLS48.net, which wrote (translated via Google):
Picked up networks of news on the social networking site, and other websites morning news announcement Islam comedian global Rowan Atkinson famous as “Mr Bean” surprised the comedian famous “Mr Bean” middle world and artistic announcing entry in the Islamic religion.
Quoted “Echo my “word Mr Bean shows from which the film was offensive to the Prophet – peace be upon him – was a major reason for the discovery of a teacher this true religion, and did not want Mr Bean authorizing the channels of information so, as it could only raise his finger testimony.
According to some sources interested according to the site, that Sheikh Rashid Ghannouchi Contact name and the name of Renaissance Movement congratulatory telegram for this artist Qadeer congratulating, calling him stable on the road to the right, waiting to send an official mission to congratulate him.
Indicates the site’s relationship with Sheikh Rashid as “Mr Bean” is related to ancient days was in London. But as long as the Sheikh has a good mentor.
The advantage of this artist’s legendary talent does not possess any artist alive, comedy silent is the home first which is not rivaled by any artist where ever, its launch was in the theater and excelled in hundreds of figures varied but the public is still asking him to return to the unique personality Mr. Bean.
Israellycool.com received a response from Atkinson’s agent who stated she was unaware of any such conversion.
There is no evidence that Mr. Bean has converted to Islam. Atkinson has made no public statements and his agent is unaware of such a conversion.
- The king of silent comedy” Mr Bean” announced his conversion to Islam (Translated) (PLS48.net: September 3, 2013)
- No, We Do Not Believe Rowan Atkinson Converted To Islam (Israellycool.com: October 2, 2013)
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