Richard Curtis

Screenwriter & Director

Project Everyone

About Richard

Richard Curtis is a film writer and director, responsible for films such as Four Weddings and a Funeral, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Love Actually, and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. He is the Co-Founder and Vice-Chair of the UK charity Comic Relief, after launching ‘Red Nose Day’ in 1988, more than £1 billion has been raised for projects globally. Richard was a founding member of the Make Poverty History campaign. In 2014 he founded Project Everyone to help to launch and promote the UN’s Global Goals for Sustainable Development. In January 2016 Richard was formally appointed as a UN SDG Advocate and in 2017 he was awarded the Cannes LionHeart Award for his charity and campaigning work.