English actor-comedian Stephen Fry travels through the US regions by London cab.
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English actor-comedian Stephen Fry travels through the US regions by London cab.

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Britain's wittiest comic leads a six week journey across the United States.

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The new British Oscar Wilde
25 September 2011 | by (Colorado Springs, CO USA) – See all my reviews

Wonderful series. I enjoyed everything about it with the exception of the study of cadavers - I skipped over that chapter. Mr. Fry was witty and well spoken and educational to boot. I laughed at the part when he was driving next to a cemetery and said that this 'must be the dead center of town'. I recommend this series for the whole family with the exception of the cadaver study - please skip over that (hit the next chapter button) - yuk - celebrate life please. It seems odd to me that a man with such wit and intelligence does not enjoy dancing, skiing, or 'fun' as he stated it. Mr. Fry must of been raised in a serious home. I give it a 8 out of ten. Thank you so much Mr. Fry!


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