Stephen Fry

PHOTOS: Black Carpet Premiere of ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

The next installment of Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy, The Desolation of Smaug doesn’t hit U.S.

Mark Rylance Heads Up The Cast Of ‘Wolf Hall’

This is a project that appears to have been a long time in the planning, but it’s finally been confirmed that Mark Rylance – the theatrical astonishment last seen fending off Stephen Fry’s advances in the internationally …

10 TV Shows That Explain British Culture

British life – from the bassinet to the crematorium –  has been dissected, examined and reflected back through the prism of the TV since the earliest, pre-war transmissions from Alexandra Palace in London. And for a small island, …

The Frightening Majesty Of Stephen Fry In Full Rage

In an age of instant response and social media, the previously straightforward task of taking celebrities down a peg or two can sometimes have unexpectedly frightening consequences.

Stephen Fry: “I Attempted Suicide Last Year”

Public confessions from celebrities are often troublesome to process. Quite apart from the issue of whether it feels appropriate to lay bare your personal life in public – or for private affairs to be used as part of a performance – …

Fancy A Cuppa?

For reasons that escape immediate understanding, a poll has been conducted to discover which person the Brits would most like to have a cup of tea with. It’s been conducted by the charity The Sick Children’s Trust – in …

Jonathan Creek Has Solved The Mystery Of ‘Sherlock’s Death Plunge

See that headline? That headline is my favorite headline out of the many hundreds of headlines I’ve written over the years.

Stephen Fry Signs on to U.S. Pilot ‘Super Clyde’

Stephen Fry, British actor/comedian/writer/game show host, has signed on to the U.S. pilot Super Clyde also starring fellow Brit Ruper Grint (Harry Potter), reports Deadline.

So THIS Is What Fry and Laurie Have Been Working On…

Back in May, we ran a story about Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie working on a new collaborative project for the first time in 13 years. It was, as is appropriate for nowadays, sparked off by a tweet from Stephen, in which he teasingly …

The Brit List: 10 Out-and-Proud British Celebrities

Torchwood star John Barrowman came out to his parents in 1992. (Photo via BBC)