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Mr Bean Cartoon Set for Season Three


Endemol Shine Group’s Tiger Aspect Productions is making a third installment of Mr Bean: The Animated Series, voiced by Rowan Atkinson.

Season three will air in 2019 on CITV in the U.K. and across international territories on Turner’s Boomerang, as well as other Turner kids’ channels in select markets. The 26×11-minute new installment will continue to follow the titular character and Teddy as they make friends and get into trouble.

Ben Cavey, the managing director of Tiger Aspect Productions, said: “We are extremely excited to be starting the third animated [season] of Mr Bean. The global and enduring appeal of the character continues to grow and grow, and we are very happy to continue to help more and more children and families discover the unique source of comedy and joy that is Mr Bean.”

Cathy Payne, the CEO of Endemol Shine International, noted: “Mr Bean has continued to enthrall audiences around the world; we can’t wait to see what great adventures Mr Bean and Teddy undertake in this new season.”

Darren Nartey, program acquisitions executive for ITV, added: “We’re excited that Mr Bean will be expanding his presence on CITV. He is an iconic British character who resonates with our audience, and they will be delighted to see more of his antics.”

About Joanna Padovano Tong

Joanna Padovano Tong is the managing editor of World Screen. She can be reached at jpadovano@worldscreen.com.


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