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Stephen Fry Delivers A Meryl Streep-Loving Trump Slam At BAFTAs

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.13.2017 | Entertainment

That deserved a kiss. Host Stephen Fry on Sunday spiced up the BAFTAS in London with a line that both praised Meryl Streep and dissed President Donald...

Joel McHale's New CBS Show The Great Indoors Is A Sitcom And An Obit

David Hinckley | Posted 10.26.2016 | Entertainment
David Hinckley

Many viewers will see the new CBS show The Great Indoors as a comedy. Some of us, however, know it's really a tragedy.

Torsten Højer, Editor of a Powerful New Anthology

Diriye Osman | Posted 11.17.2016 | Queer Voices
Diriye Osman

In an era when mainstream publishers are increasingly reluctant to take chances on LGBT fiction, it's heartening to see one of the most exquisite gay anthologies of the year being published by UK literary imprint, Robinson, a division of Little, Brown Book Group.

Columnist Compares Opposing Gay Marriage To Publishing Charlie Hebdo Cartoons

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A Daily Mail columnist used Stephen Fry's recent engagement to a much younger man to make a point about how opposing gay marriage is akin to Charlie H...

Stephen Fry To Wed 27-Year-Old Partner

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Stephen Fry is set to say "I do." News that Fry will wed his 27-year-old partner, Elliott Spencer, surfaced after the 57-year-old comedian and "Ho...

'You Have To F*cking Eat' Is Even Funnier When Read By Stephen Fry

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 11.14.2014 | Parents

Earlier this week, Audible released a clip of "Breaking Bad" star Bryan Cranston narrating Adam Mansbach's hilarious new book -- "You Have to F--king ...

Celebrities Snap Selfies In Bed For Latest Campaign To Help Syrian Children

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.14.2014 | Impact

Some celebrities want their privacy. Others take pictures of themselves shirtless in the sheets of their bed and want you to see it -- for a good caus...

Gay Actor Challenges Church To 'Recognize The Natural, Unthreatening Nature Of Homosexuality'

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

British actor Stephen Fry has come out in support of Cyprus's first gay pride parade after a Christian group vowed to demonstrate and the church voice...

On the Future of Wagnerism, Part 2: Jewish Wagnerites and Wagner Societies

Lawrence D. Mass, M.D. | Posted 06.23.2014 | Arts
Lawrence D. Mass, M.D.

Part 1 of "On The Future of Wagnerism," "Do New Revelations of Hitler's Taste in Art Cast New Light on Wagner Appreciation?" was published on Huffingt...

On the Future of Wagnerism: Do New Revelations About Hitler's Taste in Art Cast New Light on Wagner Appreciation?

Lawrence D. Mass, M.D. | Posted 04.20.2014 | Arts
Lawrence D. Mass, M.D.

What's to be done about someone whose art is or seems to be so great, but whose prejudices were unquestionably contributory to great evil? How do you continue to appreciate art once aware of the enormity it was accessory to?

WATCH: Stephen Fry's Wonderful Advice To Russian LGBT Activists

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

ANIMAL New York caught up with Stephen Fry recently to ask the writer/activist/actor about the fight for LGBT rights in Russia. Fry -- whose BBC d...

On the Culture Front: Missing Treme, Reveling in Chris Thile, and Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Chris Kompanek | Posted 03.15.2014 | New York
Chris Kompanek

As Treme has come to a close, it's hard to decide whether the food or music will be more memorable.

WATCH: The Worst Thing To Say To Someone Who's Depressed

Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Legendary TV host Dick Cavett and actor, comedian and writer Stephen Fry spoke openly about their battles with depression during a recent segment on H...

WATCH: Dick Cavett Interviews Stephen Fry On HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Posted 12.06.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Legendary TV host Dick Cavett takes over HuffPost Live and interviews prolific actor and comedian Stephen Fry....

If You Want to Find Out Who Your Friends Are... Crowdfund Your Movie

Penn Jillette | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Penn Jillette

My old friends, Neil Gaiman and Stephen Fry, are two of the greatest writers and thinkers of all time and my new friend, Trace Adkins is . . . well, he has a really low voice. These guys would all do anything for me. If I asked them to help me get attention for a movie I was making -- they would help.

A Chat with Jim Piddock about HBO's Binge-worthy Family Tree

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV
Megan Smolenyak

This documentary-style, comedy series was conjured up by Christopher Guest and Jim Piddock (as it happens, both history buffs) over a lunch spent discussing Guest's dabbling in the world of genealogy.

Ultimate Netflix Guide, Part 4: Reader Recommendations

Maureen Ryan | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV
Maureen Ryan

I asked readers to suggest shows on Netflix worth checking out, and dozens of you came through.

Propagating Hate: Russia's "Gay Propaganda" Laws Revisited

Kevin Childs | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Kevin Childs

The amendment to the Russian Federal Law, effectively banning the "propaganda" of same-sex sexual relations to minors, what are called "non-traditiona...

Pro-LGBT Petition With Over 300,000 Signatures To Be Delivered To Olympic Committee

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

On Aug. 7, prominent LGBT advocacy organization All Out will deliver the culminating results of an international effort to condemn anti-LGBT legislati...

City on Fire

George Heymont | Posted 08.15.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

The Boston Marathon bombings forced many people to ask an age-old question. Is someone's behavior shaped by nature or nurture? Some of life's tragedies are undeniably due to natural cycles. Two shorts screened at the 2013 San Francisco International Film Festival demonstrated this process with a wry sense of humor.

British Comedian Confronts Politician Behind Russia's 'Homosexual Propaganda' Law

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Openly gay British actor and comedian Stephen Fry traveled to Russia to confront the man behind the country's anti-gay "homosexual propaganda" law. ...

19 Hilarious LGBT Comedians

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 10.01.2012 | Comedy

October is LGBT History Month, and to celebrate we've rounded up our favorite videos from 19 awesome comedians who also happen to be out. Now you ...

Adam Deacon: Britain's Latest Leading Man (VIDEO) | Posted 04.14.2012 | Arts

It was all go in the entertainment industry last night as the BAFTAs took over our TV screens here and the Grammys had the viewing public fixated on t...

Zaki's Review: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

Zaki Hasan | Posted 02.20.2012 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows doesn't go nearly as deep as I would have liked, but is a mostly-diverting concoction that, thankfully isn't as broad as it could very well have ended up.

'The Hobbit' Star: I Had To Eat Testicles

Posted 02.16.2012 | Entertainment

Stephen Fry glows about his time on set of "The Hobbit," but he does have one complaint: the catering left something to be desired. The complaint has...