Stephen Fry’s husband, who is 30 years his junior, wasn’t so lucky when it came to being “disquali ed” for speeding. Elliott was sprung by a camera doing 160km/h when the couple were running late for a festival where Stephen was appearing. Stephen offered to take to the witness box in court, as it was revealed that he had told Elliott to “get a move on”. Maybe Stephen needs to start getting ready a bit sooner? Elliott wasn’t familiar with the vehicle, a white Aston Martin that the pair had borrowed, with a view to buying one. The result was a seven-day driving ban and a $165 ne.