‘Very happy’ Stephen Fry announces he is to marry

COMEDIAN Stephen Fry has said he is “very, very happy” after confirming he is due to marry.

Stephen Fry, who is to marry his partner Elliott Spencer. Picture: PA

The 57-year-old has given formal notice to wed Elliott Spencer, 27, at a register office in Dereham, Norfolk, near to where he grew up.

Fry’s personal assistant said it was a private matter, adding: “Stephen Fry is very happy and proud to say that he has set the wheels in motion for a wedding sometime in the future but no date has been set due to a busy work schedule.”

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Writing on Twitter, the presenter said: “Oh. It looks as though a certain cat is out of a certain bag.

Stephen Fry, who is to marry his partner Elliott Spencer. Picture: PA

“I’m very very happy of course but had hoped for a private wedding. Fat chance!”

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