Stephen Fry is a British actor, comedian, broadcaster, director and writer. His many movies include Wilde, where he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor, Gosford Park, Chariots of Fire, V for Vendetta and The Hobbit series, amongst others. He was also the comic double with fellow actor, Hugh Laurie, as the Fry and Laurie act in A Bit of Fry & Laurie series as well as the Jeeves and Wooster series.
Known for his strong command of the English Language and his ability to clearly deliver and comically manipulate his voice, he has done the official voice-over of all the Harry Potter novels, as well as narrated for many other animations and documentaries.
He is also a prolific writer and has written four novels, many documentary series as well as written articles for numerous magazines and newspapers.