Sunetra Sastry is a British make-up artist who is popularly known as the former wife of famous English comedian, actor and screenwriter Rowan Atkinson aka Mr. As a professional makeup artist, most of Sastry’s works were for BBC and several Rowan Atkinson Productions.
Sunetra Sastry was born in 1957, in Newcastle, England, to an Indian father and an English mother.
There are reports that she has also made deliberate efforts to erase all traces of her father from her public profile.
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According to Fry, he had seriously considered asking the ‘bright, funny and captivatingly alluring’ Sastry out, but changed his mind after he discovered that Atkinson was also interested in her.
Bean, Rowan Atkinson was just a boy growing up near Newcastle, England, in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
Some of her work credits include Sastry initially did make-up for Stephen Fry but later switched to Atkinson after the latter approached Fry one day during rehearsals and specifically requested for Sastry to work him instead.
Stephen Fry, an openly gay actor who served as the best man for Sastry and Atkinson’s wedding eventually admitted in his 2010 autobiography that Sastry was one of the few women he had been attracted to.
However, he also knew that he had an itch that only comedy could truly scratch.
Before long, Rowan started focusing more and more of his time on original comedy sketches.