Stephen Fry is an English comedian, actor, writer, presenter and activist. Fry secured a place at Queens' College, Cambridge, where he studied English literature. While at university, he became involved with the Cambridge Footlights, where he met his long-time collaborator Hugh Laurie. As half of the comic double act Fry and Laurie, he co-wrote and co-starred in A Bit of Fry & Laurie and also took the role of Jeeves (with Laurie playing Wooster) in Jeeves and Wooster.
Fry's acting roles include a Golden Globe Award-nominated lead performance in the film Wilde, Melchett in the BBC television series Blackadder, he is also the long-time host of the BBC television quiz show QI.
Fry is also known for his voice-overs, reading all seven of the Harry Potter novels for the UK audiobook recordings.