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The Things They Say 11557

9th March 2009

"The Manhattan skyline never disappoints. Even the weary, rumpled traveller longing for sleep has his heart buoyed up by the sight." British funnyman STEPHEN FRY is a fan of New York....

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Fry, Dee And Brydon Without A Clue For Radio 4

25th February 2009

Hosting duties for the coming series of Radio 4 comedy show I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue will be shared by Stephen Fry, Jack Dee and Rob Brydon.Due to begin recording in April, the new...

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Lily Allen And Gossip Queen Perez Feud On Twitter

18th February 2009

Singer Lily Allen and gossip writer Perez Hilton engaged in a war of words earlier this week - via blogging website Twitter.The social networking site - whose popular posters include Stephen Fry, Jonathan Ross and...

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Fry's Elevator Drama

5th February 2009

British comedian STEPHEN FRY used his time while stuck in an elevator in London to blog about the ordeal to his online fans. The funnyman was on his way to a meeting at the top of...

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Five Million Tune In For Jonathan Ross Tv Return

24th January 2009

An estimated five million people watched Jonathan Ross' television comeback after his three-month suspension.A peak of 5.1 million people saw the presenter interview comic Lee Evans, broadcaster Stephen Fry and actor Tom Cruise on Friday...

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Nice To Be Back, Says Jonathan Ross After Radio Return

24th January 2009

Jonathan Ross has remarked it was "nice to be back" on Radio 2, as he made his return to the airwaves following a three-month suspension.The presenter was punished by the BBC for his involvement in...

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Ross Makes Apology For Radio Comments

22nd January 2009

Jonathan Ross has made a full apology for his role in the Andrew Sachs controversy during filming of his new series of Friday Night shows.The veteran presenter returns to screens this weekend after completing a...

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Tom Cruise Confirmed For Jonathan Ross Return

14th January 2009

Hollywood megastar Tom Cruise has been announced as the final guest for Jonathan Ross' comeback following his three-month suspension.The actor's new film Valkyrie is released on Friday January 23rd and he will appear on Ross'...

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Franz Ferdinand 'Planning Gay Club Album Launch'

12th January 2009

FRANZ FERDINAND have announced they will launch their third album at London gay club Heaven.The band will reportedly showcase songs from their forthcoming album TONIGHT: FRANZ FERDINAND at the venue on January 20th.According to the...

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Fry And Evans Confirmed For Jonathan Ross' Tv Return

7th January 2009

Actor Stephen Fry and comic Lee Evans will be interviewed by Jonathan Ross when his chatshow returns to BBC1 later this month.The presenter was suspended from the corporation for three months over his involvement in...

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Fascinating Fact 6268

31st October 2008

British actor STEPHEN FRY will be getting a tub of the ice cream he mixed at the Ben + Jerry's factory in Vermont sent specially to his U.K. home. Fry travelled to the factory as...

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A Quite Interesting Story: Qi Coming To Bbc1

2nd October 2008

In a quite interesting development to the BBC schedules, grownup quiz QI is moving from BBC2 to BBC1.From the new year onwards the Stephen Fry-fronted show, where celebrity guests win points by being 'quite interesting'...

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Martin 'Star Struck' By Fry

4th June 2008

COLDPLAY star CHRIS MARTIN was overwhelmed when he met British comedian STEPHEN FRY - confessing he was completely "star struck" by his boyhood hero. Martin, who is married to Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow, has a...

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Gay Actors Kept In Closet By Media, Says Alan Cumming

2nd May 2008

Alan Cumming believes the media's anachronistic views of homosexuality mean many gay actors are reluctant to admit their sexuality.The X-Men 2 star has argued that a number of actors in Hollywood were unlikely to reveal...

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The Bill Wins Main Prize At Royal Television Society Awards

20th March 2008

The Bill has picked up the award for best soap and continuing drama at the Royal Television Society Awards.The jury at the awards said the ITV police show "reflected the best of powerful contemporary drama...

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Laurie: Britain Has Shunned Me Since My House Success

11th March 2008

Hugh Laurie has claimed he has been largely ignored by the British film and television industry since his success across the Atlantic.The House star says he has not been offered any work in his homeland...

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Fry To Go Back Into Surgery For Broken Arm

19th February 2008

LATEST: British comedian STEPHEN FRY is to undergo further surgery on his broken arm next week (begs25Feb08) after shattering his bone in Brazil last month (Jan08). The Gosford Park star, 50, was on location in...

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Fry Breaks Arm Filming Wildlife Show

19th January 2008

British funnyman STEPHEN FRY has broken his arm after falling over while filming a nature documentary in Brazil. The Gosford Park star was on location in the South American country filming BBC documentary Last...

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Fry Refuses To Congratulate Straight Actors

8th January 2008

British funnyman STEPHEN FRY is annoyed when straight actors are congratulated for playing gay characters. The star believes it is wrong to hail actors "brave" just because they can realistically kiss other men onscreen. He...

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Fry's 'Not That Clever'

13th December 2007

British funnyman STEPHEN FRY has played down reports of his superior intelligence, insisting he is not as clever as people think. The Gosford Park star, 50, has previously been named the cleverest man on British...

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Fry's 007 Secret To Weight Loss

6th December 2007

British comedian STEPHEN FRY has a unique way of losing weight - by listening to JAMES BOND books on tape. The Wilde star admits the superspy has helped him shed the pounds, thanks to the...

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Fry Honoured For Lifetime Comedy Achievement

6th December 2007

British funnyman STEPHEN FRY has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement award at the British Comedy Awards. The star was awarded the gong at a ceremony in London on Wednesday (05Dec07), with Shaun Of The...

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Brits Rule International Emmys

20th November 2007

British programming has ruled the roost at the 35th annual International Emmy awards in New York, with BBC productions coming up trumps.UK TV shows won seven out of their eight nominations at the Manhattan ceremony,...

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Itv To Continue Phone-ins

15th November 2007

Despite a raft of recent high-profile scandals involving shows such as Saturday Night Takeaway, ITV has defended its use of phone-in contests.Speaking at the launch of ITV1's winter schedule, director of television Simon Shaps said...

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Comedy Awards Nominees Named

7th November 2007

The nominees for the 2007 British Comedy Awards have been announced though TV coverage of the event remains questionable.ITV1 chose to suspend coverage of the annual event earlier this year, after alleged irregularities with a...

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Liam 'Britain's Tenth Wittiest'

15th October 2007

Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher has been named Britain's tenth wittiest wordsmith in a new poll.New TV comedy channel Dave surveyed 3,000 people to find Britain's greatest wit, with Oscar Wilde topping the list.The playwright -...

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Brits Lead International Emmy Nominations

9th October 2007

Stephen Fry, Victoria Wood and Jim Broadbent are all in the running for an International Emmy, after the nominations were announced yesterday.Fry - currently garnering critical acclaim for his documentary HIV and Me, has been...

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The Things They Say 5772

4th October 2007

"Plenty of people have said to me in supermarkets in slightly affronted tones, 'What are you doing here?'." Comedian STEPHEN FRY on the day-to-day perils of fame....

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Lily Allen To Make Acting Debut

3rd October 2007

Lily Allen will make her feature film acting debut in a new spoof version of Pride and Prejudice.The singer will star as Lydia Bennett in the adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel, while tabloid favourite...

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Lily To Star In Brand New Pride And Prejudice

3rd October 2007

Pint-sized pop star LILY ALLEN is to make her acting debut alongside RUSSELL BRAND and STEPHEN FRY in a spoof movie of Jane Austen's classic novel PRIDE & PREJUDICE.Mouthy Lily will play the role of...

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