Gold to reunite Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry

Gold to reunite Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry
London -- They were the darlings of nineties primetime. Now, "House" star Hugh Laurie and his one-time comedy partner and mentor Stephen Fry are to reunite onscreen for the first time in 15 years.

In a new documentary for cable channel Gold, part of UKTV, the two will talk about their interlinked careers, their on-screen partnership and a friendship that has spanned 30 years.

From their time together at Cambridge University where they were introduced by fellow Footlights performer Emma Thompson -- through an on-screen career which included "A Bit of Fry & Laurie" and "Jeeves & Wooster" in the eighties and nineties -- the two have remained close friends.

In the U.K. it was writer and polymath Stephen Fry, now the host of "Qi" who had the higher-profile of the pair, while Laurie's specialty was his portrayal of slightly effete upper class English idiots.

But when Laurie found a home in the U.
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