Richard Curtis Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

13th December 2015

Fact: Director Richard Curtis' daughter Scarlett played one of the Christmas lobsters in the school play featured at the end of his beloved festive film Love Actually.

29th August 2013

Quote: ''Bill Nighy, he just makes my heart swell. There's this scene where I had to... you know he's sick, and I had to give him a hug and it's kind of like maybe the last time we see him. I was crying that whole day. I could not stop every time I went to hug him. And then he'd have to remind me like, 'I'm not actually dying.' I was like, 'I know, but it's just so sad.'" Rachel McAdams got emotional on the set of Richard Curtis' new romantic comedy About Time.

2nd December 2012

Quote: "I have thought about a sequel but I don't think I'll ever do it. It was enormously difficult, and we were lucky to get away with it. Twice would be pushing my luck." Filmmaker Richard Curtis has abandoned plans to make a follow-up to his 2003 festive movie Love Actually.

12th October 2009

Fact: Supermodel Claudia Schiffer's role in Love Actually was actually written for British beauty Kate Moss, who filmmaker Richard Curtis has secretly admired for years.

1st August 2007

Quote: "They have Love Actually parties now in America. Every Christmas the ladies in particular will open some wine and settle down to watch it all over again. Nothing could give me more pleasure than that." Bill Nighy is proud of his part in Richard Curtis' hit romantic comedy.

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