Richard Holmes

Richard Holmes


  • Location: London, Uk
  • Career stage: Expert
  • Freelancer: Available

Richard produced The Ritual in 2017. Fully financed by eOne and starring Rafe Spall this horror film from US director David Bruckner sold profitably to Netflix for world rights outside UK. In 2015-16, while at Creative England, he executive produced UK-indie hits God’s Own Country and 45 Years, directed by Andrew Haig and starring Charlotte Rampling, who was Oscar nominated. During his stint at Creative England he also invested in the award-winning Notes On Blindness, Adult Life Skills, The Girl With All The Gifts, Jawbone and Calibre. Richard has a string of successful credits to his name including Eden Lake, Shooting Fish (which he co-wrote) and the US/UK hit Waking Ned. He’s also chaired UK trade associations, set up first-look deals with distributors & incentive bodies and lectured at universities & academies.