(Video) Stephen Fry to become next president of MCC

Stephen Fry, the actor and comedian, will be the next President of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). An MCC Member since 2011, he is renowned as a lover of cricket and delivered the 20th MCC Cowdrey Lecture in November 2021. Fry was nominated for the role by the current President, Clare Connor, and will take over when her term ends on October 1.

Fry is an English actor, screenwriter, author, journalist, playwright, poet, comedian, television presenter and film director. Fry is also an advocate for mental health and has serves as President of Mind, the mental health charity, for over a decade.