Originally Posted by fancylad
That's wasn't British humour. British humour is things like Monty Python, Blackadder, stuff with Peter Sellers or Steve Coogan by today's standards, etc.
Dude, the writer/director of Love Actually is Richard Curtis who is known for being a writter for Mr. Bean and Black Adder. It's the same guy
His more recent style of movies like 4 Weddings and A Funeral, Briggette Jones and Knotting Hill have become a significant voice for British humour on the screen today(like it or not