Richard Curtis

1956 - Today

Richard Curtis

Richard Whalley Anthony Curtis, (born 8 November 1956), is a British screenwriter, producer, and film director. One of Britain's most successful comedy screenwriters, he is known primarily for romantic comedy films, among them Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), Notting Hill (1999), Bridget Jones's Diary (2001), Love Actually (2003), Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004), About Time (2013) and Yesterday (2019). He is also known for the drama War Horse (2011), and for having co-written the hit sitcoms Blackadder, Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Curtis has received more than 2,129,193 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,617th most popular writer.

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  • 2.1M

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  • 46.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Richard Curtis ranks 3,612 out of 4,883Before him are Robert G. Ingersoll, Wilhelm Küchelbecker, James Redfield, Kim Stanley Robinson, Marie Luise Kaschnitz, and Robert Fisk. After him are Victor Pelevin, Helen Thomas, Robert Bolt, Manuel Bandeira, Saneatsu Mushanokōji, and Jan Arnald.

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Among people born in 1956, Richard Curtis ranks 165Before him are José Ramón Alexanko, Masafumi Yokoyama, Blackie Lawless, Dominique Blanc, Vinnie Colaiuta, and Peter Farrelly. After him are Scott Columbus, Lisa Niemi, Paul Cook, Gianni De Biasi, Nathan Lane, and Justin Welby.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Richard Curtis ranks 39 out of 145Before him are Ngaio Marsh (1895), Patsy Reddy (1954), Lee Tamahori (1950), Clive Revill (1930), Keith Urban (1967), and Janet Frame (1924). After him are Gary Thain (1948), Thomas Williams (1930), Rob Hall (1961), Howden Ganley (1941), John Nicholson (1941), and Jonah Lomu (1975).

Among WRITERS In New Zealand

Among writers born in New Zealand, Richard Curtis ranks 4Before him are Katherine Mansfield (1888), Ngaio Marsh (1895), and Janet Frame (1924). After him are Margaret Mahy (1936), Hugh Walpole (1884), and Philippa Boyens (2000).