Stephen Fry and Elliott Spencer marry in secret ceremony: ‘We go into a room as two people and leave as one. Amazing’
STEPHEN Fry has tied the knot with his toyboy lover Elliott Spencer after a whirlwind engagement – and tweeted to confirm the news.
The actor took to the social networking site with a loved-up photo of the newlyweds.
“Gosh. @ElliottGSpencer and I go into a room as two people, sign a book and leave as one. Amazing,” he wrote alongside the picture.
Stephen, 57, who was first snapped with 27-year-old Elliott in November, excitedly told fans that they were set to wed last year.
He said: “Oh. It looks as though a certain cat is out of a certain bag. I’m very very happy of course but had hoped for a private wedding. Fat chance!
“Thank you all SO much for your kind congratulations. Deeply touched xxx.”
Elliott – who is 30 years Stephen’s junior – has been credited with putting a smile back on Stephen’s face after a tough few years, including his attempted suicide.
Speaking to The Sun, one friend said that Elliott had given Stephen a new love for life.
They said: “Since Stephen met Elliott, it is like he has a new lust for life.
“We’ve got old Stephen back. He has found new hope in Elliott and they thrive off each other.”
According to reports, the pair are believed to have got engaged just before Christmas as they gave formal notice at a registry office in Dereham, Norfolk, on December 23.
OK! Online have contacted the couple’s rep for a comment.
Related article: ‘I’m very very happy’ Stephen Fry set to wed his toyboy lover following whirlwind romance
Related article: Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed ARE engaged
Related article: Kym Marsh basks in newly-engaged bliss as she’s pictured sporting ring for the first time
Related article: She said Yeah! Usher ‘engaged’ to girlfriend Grace Miguel