Richard Curtis

Biography: Richard was born in New Zealand in 1956. His Australian parents moved around a lot during Richard's childhood, and he spent time in the Philippines and Sweden.

He moved to England at 11, and attended school in the UK. Richard won a scholarship to Harrow, a renowned Public school, and during his time there he became Head Boy.

He attended Oxford University, and got a First in English Language and Literature. It was here he met Rowan Atkinson, and the first of his many career collaborations was begun.

Richard went on to write for Not the Nine O'Clock News, Blackadder, Spitting Image, Mr. Bean and The Vicar of Dibley. In addition, Richard found big screen success with Four Weddings and a Funeral, Notting Hill and Love Actually.

In his spare time, Richard is a founding member of Comic Relief, a major charitable fund raising organisation in the UK.

Richard is married to Emma Freud, and has three children: James, Charles and Rachel.

Richard Curtis' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 60
Highest Metascore: 81 Four Weddings and a Funeral
Lowest Metascore: 44 Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 13
  2. Negative: 0 out of 13
13 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
50 Trash Oct 9, 2015 Writer 6.6
55 About Time Nov 1, 2013 Director / Writer / Written By 8.7
58 Pirate Radio Nov 13, 2009 Director / Executive Producer / Producer / Writer / Written By 6.5
57 Sixty Six Aug 1, 2008 Executive Producer 7.5
56 Mr. Bean's Vacation Aug 24, 2007 Executive Producer / Character 6.7
44 Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason Nov 12, 2004 Screenplay 7.5
55 Love Actually Nov 7, 2003 Director / Written By 8.7
52 Bean Nov 7, 1997 Executive Producer / Characters / Written By 6.8