British comedy writer Richard Curtis is to direct a low-budget time travel movie, it has been confirmed.
The man behind Blackadder, Love Actually (above) and Notting Hill will starting shooting About Time this summer from his own script.
Curtis most recently penned the script for Steven Spielberg’s WWI movie War Horse.
He is also currently working on a script with fellow Blackadder scribe Ben Elton as well as Oscar-nominated director Stephen Daldry.
Curtis’ only other directorial work was the 2009 comedy hit The Boat That Rocks.