Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry

About Stephen Fry

Stephen John Fry (born 24 August 1957) is an English actor, screenwriter, author, playwright, journalist, poet, comedian, television presenter, film director, and a director of Norwich City Football Club. After a troubled childhood and adolescence, during which he was expelled from a number of schools and eventually spent three months in prison for credit card fraud, he was able to secure a place at Queens' College, Cambridge where he studied English Literature. He first came to public attention in the 1981 Cambridge Footlights Revue presentation 'The Cellar Tapes', which also included Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson and Tony Slattery.

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