01/06/2015 03:44 pm ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

What's Wrong With Stephen Fry's Engagement And Other Age-Gap Relationships?

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News has broken that actor, QI host, and probable pub quiz supremo Stephen Fry, 57, has become engaged to Elliott Spencer, a comedian 30 years his junior.

It is thought the couple have been dating since at least November last year (or as Mail Online had it: “November of this year”), and on Dec. 23 made a formal application to marry.

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