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Richard Curtis

 
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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1930
Taxi Driver
  [Broadway]
1929
Guy

Writing

Co-Creator

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Richard Curtis, creator of iconic British Comedy Mr. Bean and The World?s Largest Les Photo

Richard Curtis, creator of iconic British Comedy Mr. Bean and The World?s Largest Lesson, speaks at UNICEF House

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Date:
07/31/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1930
Taxi Driver

  [Broadway]
1929
Guy

Writing
Co-Creator





Richard Curtis News

EDINBURGH 2022: CONFETTI Q&A Photo EDINBURGH 2022: CONFETTI Q&A
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 15, 2022

BWW catches up with Will Jackson to chat about bringing Confetti to the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

More Comedy, Spoken Word, and Theatre  Added to Latitude's Biggest Ever Line Up Photo More Comedy, Spoken Word, and Theatre Added to Latitude's Biggest Ever Line Up
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2022

The multi-award-winning cinch presents Latitude returns to the stunning grounds of Henham Park, Suffolk, from 21st July - 24th July 2022. Lewis Capaldi, Foals, Snow Patrol, Maggie Rogers, Little Simz, Manic Street Preachers, Phoebe Bridgers, Groove Armada, Fontaines D.C. and Russell Howard, Reginald D. Hunter and Frankie Boyle top a diverse bill where music meets the arts in a full-on cultural explosion.

Full Cast Announced For THE CLOTHES THEY STOOD UP IN at Nottingham Playhouse Photo Full Cast Announced For THE CLOTHES THEY STOOD UP IN at Nottingham Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2022

Today, Nottingham Playhouse announces the full casting for Adrian Scarborough’s adaptation of Alan Bennett’s comic novella The Clothes They Stood Up In. Opening in September, this is the first time the popular story has been told on stage and kicks off the Playhouse’s Autumn season.

Netflix Sets New Slate of Animated Series and Films from Europe Photo Netflix Sets New Slate of Animated Series and Films from Europe
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022

The new films include Ember, Sergio Pablos‚Äô follow-up to Klaus; animated musical Scrooge: A Christmas Carol featuring songs by Academy Award¬ģ winner Leslie Bricusse; That Christmas based on the children's books by BAFTA winner Richard Curtis; as well as an untitled animated film by Wallace & Gromit alumni and Academy Award¬ģ winner, Steve Box.

Listen: Season Finale of THE OPC Podcast Released Photo Listen: Season Finale of THE OPC Podcast Released
by Stephi Wild - May 23, 2022

The OPC ‚Äď short for The Old People's Channel ‚Äď an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis has released its 13th episode, the Season Finale.

LISTEN: Episodes 11 & 12 of THE OLD PEOPLE'S CHANNEL Released Photo LISTEN: Episodes 11 & 12 of THE OLD PEOPLE'S CHANNEL Released
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

 The OPC, an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis has released its eleventh and twelfth episodes, each under 20 minutes, now available on all streaming platforms.

LISTEN: THE OLD PEOPLE'S CHANNEL Episodes 9 & 10 Available Now Photo LISTEN: THE OLD PEOPLE'S CHANNEL Episodes 9 & 10 Available Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022

The OPC, an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis has released its ninth and tenth episodes, each under 20 minutes, now available on all streaming platforms.

New Episodes of THE OLD PEOPLE'S CHANNEL Scripted Podcast Premiere Photo New Episodes of THE OLD PEOPLE'S CHANNEL Scripted Podcast Premiere
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022

The OPC, an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis has released its seventh and eighth episodes, each under 17 minutes, now available on all streaming platforms.

Listen: Episodes 5 & 6 of THE OPC Now Released Photo Listen: Episodes 5 & 6 of THE OPC Now Released
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

The OPC, an original scripted podcast series created and written by Richard Curtis, depicting an intense intergenerational drama, has released its fifth and sixth episodes, each under 15 minutes.

LISTEN: Episodes 3 & 4 of THE OLD PEOPLE'S CHANNEL Photo LISTEN: Episodes 3 & 4 of THE OLD PEOPLE'S CHANNEL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

The OPC, an original scripted podcast series focusing on ageism, created and written by Richard Curtis, has released its third and fourth episodes, each under 15 minutes, now available on all streaming platforms.

Richard Curtis Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Footage From UNMASKED at Paper Mill, Starring Mamie Parris, Alex VideoVIDEO: First Look at Footage From UNMASKED at Paper Mill, Starring Mamie Parris, Alex Finke and More!
by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2020

Performances of Unmasked: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber are currently underway at Paper Mill Playhouse!

YESTERDAY Starring Lily James and Himesh Patel Now Available on Digital VideoYESTERDAY Starring Lily James and Himesh Patel Now Available on Digital
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 24, 2019

Jack Malik was just another struggling songwriter...but that was yesterday. After a mysterious blackout, Jack (Himesh Patel; BBC's 'EastEnders') discovers he is the only person on earth who remembers The Beatles! As he rockets to fame by passing off the Fab Four's songs as his own, Jack risks losing Ellie (Lily James;¬†Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,¬†Cinderella) - the one person who has loved him and believed in him from the start. Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran also star in this romantic rock 'n' roll comedy from Academy Award¬ģ-winning director Danny Boyle¬†(Slumdog Millionaire,¬†Trainspotting,¬†28 Days Later)¬†and Academy Award¬ģ-nominated screenwriter Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral,¬†Love Actually).

VIDEO: Watch Lily James & Himesh Patel in a Bonus Clip from the YESTERDAY DVD! VideoVIDEO: Watch Lily James & Himesh Patel in a Bonus Clip from the YESTERDAY DVD!
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2019

'Yesterday' was released today on digital, and will be released on DVD and Blu-ray September 24. Watch a bonus clip straight from the DVD below!

VIDEO: Hulu Releases Trailer for Mindy Kaling's FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL VideoVIDEO: Hulu Releases Trailer for Mindy Kaling's FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL
by Stage Tube - Jul 1, 2019

Today, Hulu released the official trailer and key art for upcoming limited anthology rom-com series Four Weddings and a Funeral from Mindy Kaling. The series stars Zoe Boyle, Nathalie Emmanuel, Guz Khan, Sophia La Porta, Harish Patel, Nikesh Patel, John Reynolds, Rebecca Rittenhouse and Brandon Mychal Smith. Four Weddings and a Funeral premieres the first four episodes Wednesday, July 31 and new episodes weekly only on Hulu. 

VIDEO: Pierce Brosnan, Christine Baranski, & More Chat MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN on VideoVIDEO: Pierce Brosnan, Christine Baranski, & More Chat MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN on THE TODAY SHOW
by Macon Prickett - Jul 16, 2018

Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgard, Christine Baranski and Andy Garcia join Kathie Lee Gifford and Sheinelle Jones to talk about the fun they had filming "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again." When asked if there will be a third installment of the film, Baranski could only say that "they better not wait ten years!"

VIDEO: Get An Extended Look At Cher In MAMMA MIA 2! VideoVIDEO: Get An Extended Look At Cher In MAMMA MIA 2!
by Macon Prickett - Jun 28, 2018

The cast and crew of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again discuss what it was like working with Global Icon Cher while filming the highly-anticipated sequel. Watch the video below!

VIDEO: Hugh Grant Chats A VERY ENGLISH SCANDAL, the World Cup, & More on LATE NIGHT W VideoVIDEO: Hugh Grant Chats A VERY ENGLISH SCANDAL, the World Cup, & More on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Macon Prickett - Jun 28, 2018

Hugh Grant talks about the World Cup, tells the absurd story A Very English Scandal is based on and shares his thoughts on politicians on Late Night with Seth Meyers. Check out the clip below!

VIDEO: Listen to Cher, Andy Garcia, & The Cast of MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN Perform VideoVIDEO: Listen to Cher, Andy Garcia, & The Cast of MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN Perform FERNANDO
by Macon Prickett - Jun 25, 2018

Check out a newly-released audio clip of Cher, Andy Garcia, and the cast of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again performing 'Fernando' from the upcoming sequel. Listen below!

VIDEO: 'Waterloo' Goes 360 in New MAMMA MIA Music Video! VideoVIDEO: 'Waterloo' Goes 360 in New MAMMA MIA Music Video!
by Stage Tube - Jun 14, 2018

Mamma Mia! HERE WE GO AGAIN comes to cinemas July 20, 2018. Ten years after Mamma Mia! The Movie grossed more than $600 million around the world, you are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi in an all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA. With the film's original cast returning and new additions including Lily James (Cinderella, Baby Driver), the musical comedy will open on July 20, 2018.

VIDEO: Lyric Video of Lily James Singing ABBA Hit From MAMMA MIA: HERE WE GO AGAIN VideoVIDEO: Lyric Video of Lily James Singing ABBA Hit From MAMMA MIA: HERE WE GO AGAIN
by Stage Tube - May 10, 2018

The lyric video for the track WHEN I KISSED THE TEACHER from the upcoming MAMMA MIA: HERE WE GO AGAIN was released today! The song is performed by Lily James, Jessica Keenan Wynn, Alexa Davies & Celia Imrie. The movie soundtrack is set for release 7/13! 


Richard Curtis Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Richard Curtis been in?
Richard Curtis has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Richard Curtis been in?
Richard Curtis has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Richard Curtis written?
Richard Curtis has written 1 shows including Unmasked (Co-Creator).