Rowan Atkinson will be making his return to television with Man Vs Bee coming to Netflix this summer. We’ve shared everything we know about the upcoming comedy series down below.
Man Vs Bee will be Rowan Atkinson’s Netflix debut. Many of us know Rowan as the slow-witted, clumsy, and destructive character Mr. Bean from the British sitcom Mr. Bean. Rowan’s known for starring in comedies, so we’re looking forward to this Netflix original.
The television series is created by Atkinson and Will Davies. David Kerr signed on as director, and Davies wrote the scripts. HouseSitter Productions is producing the series, and the executive producers are Davies and Chris Clark.
If you want to know all the important details about Man Vs Bee, continue reading because we shared the release date, cast, synopsis, and more!
Man Vs Bee release date
The comedy series will make its way to Netflix on Friday, June 24, 2022, at 12:00 a.m. PT/3:00 a.m. ET. If you’re living in the Midwest, you can expect the show to be released at 2:00 a.m. CT on its release date. The first season consists of 10 episodes total, with each episode ranging between 10 and 20 minutes long.
Man Vs Bee cast
Here’s the complete cast list via Netflix below:
- Rowan Atkinson
- Tom Basden
- Julian Rhind-Tutt
- Jing Lusi
- Claudie Blakley
- Greg McHugh
- India Fowler
- Daniel Fearn
Man Vs Bee synopsis
We shared the official synopsis via Netflix Media Center right below:
Renowned actor and comedian Rowan Atkinson plays a new character in this riotous comedy. A man finds himself at war with a bee while housesitting a luxurious mansion. Who will win, and what irreparable damage will be done in the process?
Man Vs Bee trailer
On May 26, Netflix dropped the hilariously funny official trailer. Check it out below!
As we expected, Rowan Atkinson knocks it out of the park with this new comedy series. If you’re in need of a little pick-me-up, you should definitely check out Man Vs Bee when it comes to Netflix on June 24!