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Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry reveals he tried to commit suicide last year

British actor Stephen Fry. Photo: AFP

British actor Stephen Fry attempted suicide last year, he said during a podcast interview in which he talked openly about his continuing battle with mental illness.

Friday, 7 June, 2013, 1:51am

Stephen Fry: I tried to kill myself last year

Stephen Fry. Photo: AP

British actor Stephen Fry attempted suicide last year, he said during a podcast interview on Wednesday in which he talked openly about his ongoing battle with mental illness.

6 Jun 2013 - 6:30pm

The Fry Chronicles

The Fry Chronicles by Stephen Fry Penguin, HK$255

21 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

Sales down 20pc despite record crowd at fair

This year's book fair attracted a record turnout, but most booksellers said bad weather and a lack of new bestsellers drove sales down 20 per cent.

Over 920,000 people visited the Convention and Exhibition Centre for the weeklong fair, which ended yesterday - up 2 per cent over last year.

28 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

All the fun of the fair for British authors

Thunderous applause and rounds of laughter filled the theatre of the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai yesterday evening as three celebrated British authors shared jokes and thoughts with an audience of more than a thousand at a forum at the Hong Kong Book Fair.

24 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

A few words

One of the highlights of this year's Hong Kong Book Fair will be the appearance of three heavyweight British authors in the form of thriller specialist Frederick Forsyth, actor/writer Stephen Fry and historian Andrew Roberts.

18 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

New chapter at Book Fair for pseudo-models

Chrissie Chau Sau-na and her fellow pseudo-models will, after all, be allowed to promote their risque photo books at the Book Fair next month - but there will be no autograph-signing sessions.

25 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Channel hop

Stephen Fry, the London-born actor, comedian, writer, television presenter, technology expert (his Guardian newspaper columns on the subject are legendary) and self-confessed manic depressive, is showbiz royalty in Britain.

12 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

Stephen Fry's Incomplete and Utter History of Classical Music

Stephen Fry's Incomplete and Utter History of Classical Music

by Stephen Fry and Tim Lihoreau

Pan Books, $120

4 Sep 2005 - 12:00am