From 1995 to 2000, Boddington was a Producer at CTV Network in Toronto. His first feature film was Dark Reprieve (2008), for which Boddington was the producer, director, editor and director of photography. Richard then directed, produced and edited the family comedy film, The Dogfather (2010) starring Chris Parnell. In 2012, Boddington wrote, directed, edited and produced Against the Wild which won him a nomination for the Emmy Award. In May 2015 Boddington filmed, Against The Wild 2: Survive The Serengeti in South Africa. The movie features extensive use of elephants, lions, giraffes, hyenas and leopards and the African wilderness. Richard has traveled the globe as a cinematographer, filming great white sharks at Isla Guadalupe, reef sharks in the Caribbean, killer whales in British Columbia and big game animals in Africa. Currently Richard is producing Ocean Odyssey, an epic movie about a family that sells their possessions, buys a sailboat and circumnavigates the globe together.