Top 10 Facts - Stephen Fry
Fact #1

His full name is Stephen John Fry. He is an English comedian, actor, writer, presenter and activist.

Fact #2

He had a troubled childhood and dolescence during which he was expelled from two schools and spent three months in prison for credit card fraud.

Fact #3

Fry's acting roles include a Golden Globe Award-nominated lead performance in the film Wilde, Melchett in the BBC television series Blackadder, the title character in the television series Kingdom, a recurring guest role as Dr Gordon Wyatt on the crime series Bones, and as Gordon Deitrich in the dystopian thriller V for Vendetta.

Fact #4

He has also written and presented several documentary series, including the Emmy Award—winning Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive, which saw him explore his bipolar disorder, and the travel series Stephen Fry in America.

Fact #5

He is also the long-time host of the BBC television quiz show QI.

Fact #6

He has written four novels and three volumes of autobiography, Moab Is My Washpot, The Fry Chronicles and More Fool Me.

Fact #7

He also appears frequently on BBC Radio 4, starring in the comedy series Absolute Power, being a frequent guest on panel games such as Just a Minute, and acting as chairman for I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue, where he was one of a trio of hosts who succeeded the late Humphrey Lyttelton.

Fact #8

Fry is also known for his voice-overs, reading all seven of the Harry Potter novels for the UK audiobook recordings, narrating the LittleBigPlanet and Birds of Steel series of video games, as well as an animated series of explanations of the laws of cricket, and a series of animations about Humanism for the British Humanist Association.

Fact #9

Fry narrates the first two seasons of the English-language version of the Spanish children's animated series Pocoyo.

Fact #10

He appeared in the genealogy series Who Do You Think You Are?, tracing his maternal family tree to investigate his Jewish ancestry.

Fact #11
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