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Stephen Fry Once Considered Becoming A Priest

Stephen Fry considered becoming a priest before he realised he doesn't actually believe in God.The 61-year-old comedian visited a Bishop to discuss his chances of joining the clergy as a lover of church music and...

Stephen Fry 'Dodged A Bullet' After Prostate Surgery

Stephen Fry ''really dodged a bullet'' by opting to undergo an operation for prostate cancer.The 61-year-old comedian and actor went under the knife to have his prostate removed in January last year at Princess Grace...

James Blunt To Star Alongside Stephen Fry In First Film Role

James Blunt is set to star in his first ever movie role. The 44-year-old singer has bagged his first film role, alongside comedians David Mitchell, Steve Coogan and Stephen Fry, in 'Greed', which is an...

Stephen Fry: I'm Very Sensitive To Criticism

Stephen Fry is ''very sensitive'' to criticism. The 61-year-old actor has admitted to having a love-hate relationship with social media and Twitter in particular, but Stephen also conceded that his sensitivity is ''pathetic''. Asked about...

Stephen Fry Returns To Work

Stephen Fry returned to work on Monday (26.02.18) shortly after revealing his battle with cancer.The 60-year-old actor delivered a reading in typically animated fashion at the inaugural Los Angeles Letters Live, which was staged at...

Stephen Fry Reveals He Is Battling Prostate Cancer In Emotional Video

Stephen Fry has revealed that he is battling prostate cancer, in a moving video diary entry posted today.The 60 year old comedian and television presenter made the announcement in a 12-minute video on his website...

Stephen Fry Has Prostate Cancer

Stephen Fry has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. The 60-year-old comedian has revealed he's had his prostate - a walnut sized gland at the base of the bladder in men - removed after doctors discovered...

Joanna Lumley 'To Replace Stephen Fry As Baftas Host'

Joanna Lumley is to replace Stephen Fry as the BAFTAs host. The 'Absolutely Fabulous' star will take on the prestigious role after the 60-year-old comedian stepped down from the position last week after fronting 12...

The Shape Of Water Leads Bafta Nominations

'The Shape of Water' leads the BAFTA 2018 nominations.The latest movie by Guillermo del Toro came away with nods in 12 categories for this year's ceremony - which are set to be hosted by Joanna...

Stephen Fry Steps Down As Bafta Host

Stephen Fry has stepped down from hosting the BAFTAs after 12 years.The 60-year-old comedian-and-actor took over hosting responsibilities back in 2001 - the year Sir Ridley Scott's 'Gladiator' won - and became a much-loved fixture...

Stephen Fry Quits As Baftas Host After 12 Years

Stephen Fry is to step down from as the host of the annual BAFTA Film Awards after a total of 12 years of compering the ceremony.The 60 year old presenter and comedian has enjoyed two...

Stanley Tucci Set To Narrate The Man On The Mountaintop

Stanley Tucci is to narrate 'The Man On The Mountaintop'.The 56-year-old actor has appeared in a string of well-known Hollywood movies, including 'The Devil Wears Prada' alongside Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway, but he is...

Irish Authorities Reportedly Drop Blasphemy Investigation Into Stephen Fry

Just a few days after it was revealed that he was about to be investigated for blasphemy in Ireland, authorities have reportedly dropped the case because they haven’t found enough people who were outraged over...

Stephen Fry Investigated By Irish Police For Blasphemy

Stephen Fry is reportedly being investigated by police in Ireland after a complaint of blasphemy was made against him concerning an interview on Irish television over two years ago.Gardai (the Irish state police force) in...

Stephen Fry's Dig At Donald Trump?

Stephen Fry appeared to make a dig at Donald Trump as he hosted the 70th British Academy Film Awards.The 59-year-old presenter was praising Meryl Streep - who Trump recently branded ''overrated'' - when he quipped...

Steve Jones Had Sex In Buckingham Palace

Steve Jones had sex in Buckingham Palace.The 39-year-old presenter claims he and wife Phylicia got frisky in a bathroom at the royal residence, which they were visiting for a charity event.Asked the most famous house...

Mel Brooks To Receive Bafta Fellowship

Mel Brooks is to be honoured with the BAFTA Fellowship at the ceremony on Sunday night (12.02.17).The 90-year-old comedy filmmaker is to receive the prestigious honour in recognition of his ''outstanding and exceptional contribution to...

Stephen Fry Had To Quit Qi Because Of The Long Working Hours

After 13 wonderful years fronting the immensely popular QI, host Stephen Fry bowed out and now his long-time friend and fellow panellist Alan Davies has revealed budget cuts and a tight schedule caused the comedic...

Joel Mchale Bitten By Baby Bear On The Set Of Tv Show

The 44-year-old stars in new TV show The Great Indoors, playing an adventure journalist who must adjust to working in an office with younger colleagues when his magazine becomes a website. In the pilot episode...

Hugh Laurie Receives Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Hugh Laurie has been honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The 57-year-old actor couldn't help but squirm with embarrassment as he was showered with praise by his longtime collaborator Stephen Fry when...

Hugh Laurie Honoured With Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

The 57-year-old made his name in Britain alongside comedy partner Stephen Fry in the 1980s before becoming a major star on U.S. television as acerbic clinician Dr. Gregory House. Hugh, who was joined by...

Stephen Fry To Salute Old Pal Hugh Laurie At Walk Of Fame Ceremony

Fry & Laurie, who became pals at Cambridge University in England, became a TV sensation in the U.K. with their own sketch show and as author P.G. Wodehouse's literary characters Jeeves and Wooster....

Mel Brooks Leads Tributes To Gene Wilder

The Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory star's nephew, Jordan Walker-Pearlman, has confirmed the actor passed away at his home in Stamford, Connecticut earlier this month (Aug16) due to complications from Alzheimer's disease....

James Corden Is Brits' Dream Road-trip Companion

The Into the Woods star, who fronts a carpool karaoke segment on his U.S. late night TV show and ferries stars around Hollywood singing along to their favourite tunes, is the U.K.'s dream...

Dolly Parton Voicing Singing Chicken For Kids' Show

The 9 to 5 hitmaker will lend her voice to a special episode of Lily's Driftwood Bay, about a little girl who dreams up an imaginary world with items she finds on a...

Kate Beckinsale: 'Love & Friendship Is Very Funny'

The British actress stars as young widow Lady Susan Vernon in Whit Stillman's adaptation of Jane Austen’s novella Lady Susan, which is set in the 1790s. Lady Susan has come to Churchill, the estate of...

Stephen Fry Apologises "Unreservedly" For Comments About Sexual Abuse

Stephen Fry has apologised “unreservedly” for his recent comments about sexual abuse survivors, after he suggested on an American TV show that victims should stop wallowing in “self-pity” and “grow up”.The 58 year old British...

Charity Responds To Stephen Fry's Damaging Statement On Child Sex Abuse

Everyone has the right to an opinion, but sometimes people in the public eye need to take more care in what they say for the sake of their fans. Stephen Fry is a prime example...

Stephen Fry Disputes Relocation Report

An article published in Britain's The Sun newspaper on Tuesday (16Feb16) quoted Spencer, who has been married to Fry since March (15), apparently confirming they were relocating. He reportedly said, "We're...

Stephen Fry Is 'Free At Last' After Quitting Twitter

Stephen Fry has said he’s ‘free at last’ after deactivating his twitter account. Fry quit twitter following Sunday night’s BAFTA awards, after he came under fire for referring to costume designer Jenny Beavan as a...

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