Mr. Bean Star Rowan Atkinson Accuses 'Friends' Of Stealing His Joke
Actor and writer Rowan Atkinson, has said the classic Thanksgiving gag in Friends, where the sight of Joey and Monica with their heads stuck inside turkeys aired, was originally one of his, as it featured in an episode of Mr. Bean six years earlier in a report by The HuffPost. Rowan has claimed that writers…
Ali baba: It’s an honour to see upcoming comedians use my jokes
The iconic and trailblazing grandmaster comedian, Ali Baba, has said it is always an honour to see upcoming and even established acts in the comedy sector use his jokes as platform for building their careers. He likened the phenomenon to wannabe contestants on both the X-Factor and American Idol singing the songs of known legends like Whitney Houston and Adele to gain recognition and find their own voices.