Rik is a screenwriter who often co-writes with the director John Hay.
Together they have collaborated on a number of films including THERE'S ONLY ONE JIMMY GRIMBLE, starring Robert Carlyle and Ray Winstone, and THE STEAL, starring Alfred Molina, Stephen Fry and Helen Slater.
Rik is currently working with John on LIVES IN SECRET, a feature based on A Life In Secrets: Vera Atkins and the Lost Agents of SOE by Sarah Helm, set to shoot in Northern Ireland later this year, and on a feature length screenplay entitled RED RAIN, an epic film charting the Chinese Civil War. Tang Wei (LUST, CAUTION) is attached to star.
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