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Stephen Fry Speaks Out Against Animal Testing

British actor Stephen Fry is urging fans to sign a petition in favour of a ban on animal testing for cosmetics sold in Europe.European Union officials plan to introduce legislation outlawing the sale of products...

Stephen Fry And John Barrowman Pay Tribute To Sladen

British comic Stephen Fry and actor/singer John Barrowman have led tributes to former Doctor Who star Elisabeth Sladen, who died on Tuesday (19Apr11).The actress, who played Sarah Jane Smith, the sidekick of Jon Pertwee and...

Doctor Who Star Elisabeth Sladen Dies Aged 63

'Doctor Who' star Elisabeth Sladen has died aged 63.The actress - who first appeared as assistant Sarah Jane Smith in the BBC sci-fi series from 1973 to 1976 alongside Jon Pertwee and Tom Baker -...

Stephen Fry Backs Benefit For Twitter Joker

British funnyman Stephen Fry appeared at a benefit show in London on Friday night (15Apr11) to help raise money for a Twitter user convicted of joking about blowing up an airport.Paul Chambers was found guilty...

Stephen Fry Wants To End Rift With George Michael

British funnyman Stephen Fry wants to end his four-year rift with George Michael after the singer revealed he is still "terribly hurt" over their falling out.The Careless Whisper star appeared in the comedian's 2007 documentary...

Stars Back Voting Reform In Britain

Stars including Colin Firth, Stephen Fry and Joanna Lumley have thrown their support behind a campaign for voting reform in Britain ahead of an upcoming referendum.The country will go to the polls on 5 May...

Elizabeth Taylor Dies

Dame Elizabeth Taylor has died.The double Oscar-winning actress died in the early hours of Wednesday morning (23.03.11) aged 79, after battling congestive heart failure. Taylor had been hospitalised two months ago at the Cedars-Sinai Medical...

Channing Tatum 'Competitive' On The Eagle Set

Channing Tatum and Jamie Bell competed to see who could stay in freezing water longest on the set of 'The Eagle'. Although Jamie revealed the pair hit it off while working together on the medieval...

Channing Tatum Appreciates His Manhood

Channing Tatum "appreciates" his penis "a lot more" since it healed from scalding.The 30-year-old actor suffered an agonising injury to his manhood when a set assistant poured boiling water down his wet suit during filming...

Pettyfer's Chance Meeting With Fry Led To Stardom

British hunk ALEX PETTYFER stumbled upon stardom on a school trip, when he accidentally walked into a room where STEPHEN FRY was auditioning young hopefuls for a TV movie.The Stormbreaker actor, who stars in highly-anticipated...

Fry Cancels Japan Visit Over Bomb Jokes

British funnyman STEPHEN FRY has been forced to cancel a planned trip to Japan after he was criticised for making light of the country's atomic bomb horrors in a recent TV appearance.The actor/comedian came under...

Stars Pay Tribute To Barry

Stars including SIMON LE BON, STEPHEN FRY and SIMON PEGG have led tributes to Bond composer JOHN BARRY, who died on Sunday (30Jan11).The Oscar-winning musician, who wrote the iconic theme tunes for 007 films including...

Fry Receives Honorary Doctorate

British actor STEPHEN FRY was made an honorary doctor by a British university on Friday (28Jan11) in recognition of his charity work.The funnyman was awarded the degree in front of 1,000 students at the University...

Bbc Issues Apology Over Fry's Bomb Jokes

Bosses at Britain's BBC have issued an apology after comedian STEPHEN FRY sparked a number of complaints by making jokes on TV about the atomic bombs dropped on Japan during World War II.During an episode...

Nutini Joins Gervais And Fry In Fish Fight

Scottish singer PAOLO NUTINI has joined funnymen RICKY GERVAIS and STEPHEN FRY in backing a campaign to stop fishermen wasting their unwanted catch.British chefs Jamie Oliver and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall are encouraging famous faces and members...

Fry, Pegg & Lucas Join Twitter Campaign To Find Missing Teenager

British stars STEPHEN FRY, SIMON PEGG and MATT LUCAS have all joined a Twitter.com campaign to help find a missing teenager who disappeared in London last month (Dec10).Serena Beakhurst, 14, was last seen in the...

Stars Celebrate English Cricket Victory

Cricket fans LILY ALLEN and STEPHEN FRY have returned to Twitter.com after a Christmas break to salute England's cricket heroes, after they defeated Australia Down Under to retain the coveted The Ashes trophy.Pop star Allen...

Fry Embroiled In Online Dispute

British funnyman STEPHEN FRY is at the centre of fresh controversy after becoming embroiled in an online war of words with a student who criticised his decision to help a man convicted of a Twitter-based...

Fry Offers To Pay Court Costs For Convicted 'Tweeter'

British actor STEPHEN FRY has offered to pay legal bills for a fellow Twitter.com user who was fined for joking about blowing up an airport in a post on the microblogging site.Paul Chambers hit the...

Fry Triumphs At Book Awards

British funnyman STEPHEN FRY was the toast of the publishing world on Wednesday night (10Nov10) after his latest autobiography won a top prize at the Galaxy National Book Awards.The second installment of his life story,...

Klass Shows Support For 'Good Guy' Fry

British singer-turned-TV presenter MYLEENE KLASS has defended STEPHEN FRY over a controversial interview in which he allegedly suggested women don't enjoy sex.The gay actor came under fire last week (01Nov10) for comments made to Britain's...

Sheen Steals The Show With Bawdy Britannia Awards Speech

BETTY WHITE, JEFF BRIDGES and directors RIDLEY and TONY SCOTT were big winners at the Britannia Awards in Los Angeles on Thursday night (04Nov10) but FROST/NIXON star MICHAEL SHEEN stole the show with a bawdy...

Stephen Fry Explains Comments With Twitter Return

STEPHEN FRY, the British actor, writer, and broadcaster, has returned to Twitter after temporarily shutting down his page in protest of being misquoted in a recent interview. The 53-year-old signed off from the social networking...

Fry Fuming Over 'Misquoted' Sex Comments

British actor STEPHEN FRY is adamant he doesn't deserve the furious backlash over a controversial new interview - because he was "misquoted" when he allegedly suggested the only women who enjoy sex "wish to be...

Fry In Trouble Over Harry Potter Tweets

Veteran British actor STEPHEN FRY has been reprimanded after he posted photos of the HARRY POTTER set on his Twitter.com page on Thursday (28Oct10).Fry was filming the Sherlock Holmes sequel in England's Leavesden studios next...

Robert Downey Jr And Sandra Bullock Team Up For Big-budget Movie

It looks like ROBERT DOWNEY JR, the Golden Globe winning actor, has finally found a lead actress to star alongside him in the new movie 'Gravity'. A part in the outer-space thriller, currently scheduled for...

Sting Celebrates Birthday

Sting celebrated his 59th birthday on Saturday (02.10.10) with a host of famous friends.The Police frontman marked the date by partying at London members' club Bungalow 8 with his wife Trudie Styler, actor Richard E....

Stephen Fry Joins Sherlock Holmes 2

Stephen Fry has been added to the cast of 'Sherlock Holmes 2'. The actor-and-TV presenter will play Sherlock's older brother Mycroft in the Guy Ritchie-directed project. Mycroft appears in four of the original books about...

Fry To Play Sherlock Holmes' Brother

Funnyman STEPHEN FRY is to join the cast of the upcoming SHERLOCK HOLMES sequel - as the super sleuth's brother.The actor will play Mycroft Holmes, the older sibling of the title character - portrayed by...

Fry: 'I'm Only 90 Per Cent Gay'

Veteran British actor STEPHEN FRY is convinced he's only "90 per cent gay" - because there are two women in the world who have stirred his emotions.The openly gay comic has only ever dated men,...

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