All aboard Curtis' rock

Boasting a cast including Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bill Nighy, Rhys Ifans, Nick Frost and Kenneth Branagh, Love Actually helmer Richard Curtis has finally set himself adrift from his romantic comedy roots with The Boat That Rocked.

Variety reports that the Comic Relief lynchpin’s new flick is set aboard a 60s pirate radio station. Wonder if the DJs will be doing any work for chariddy?