British Comedian and Photographer, Elliott Spenser was born on May 2, 1987, in England. He is married to actor, comedian, and film director, Stephen Fry who is three decades older than him. Their relationship was highly criticised, which made them move to LA.
Elliott Spencer was born on May 2, 1987, in England to Robert and Melinda Spencer. He is a photographer and comedian having worked with individuals like of Jimmy Carr and David Mitchell. Going through the social media, he also seems to be a big music fan, attending several concerts.
Married to 3 Generation Older, Stephen Fry
Elliott came into the spotlight following his marriage to Stephen Fry. The duo reportedly first met at the house party through friends back in 2014. According to friends and followers, the pair started dating soon after their first meet and were spotted together in public including London’s Savoy Hotel and at Ascot racecourse in Berkshire.
On December 23, 2014, he and Stephen made a formal application to marry at a register office in Dereham, Norfolk. Stephen and Elliott got married on 17 January 2015, then announced the news on Twitter. Stephen shared a picture on Twitter of them signing a registry and captioned it, “Gosh. @ElliottGSpencer and I go into a room as two people, sign a book and leave as one. Amazing.”
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Previously Stephen fry was in a relationship with Daniel Cohen for 15 long years. But couple eventually broke up in 2010, without disclosing the reason behind their splitting.
Relationship backlashed due to the age gap
Following their marriage, the couple received massive criticism. But not caring what others had to say, the couple relocated to Los Angeles for a fresh start of their married life. Stephen believed there would be more opportunity for Elliott’s comedy career.
With millions of dollar in the bank account, Stephen purchased a £1.8million house in the exclusive Hollywood Hills. The couple’s home consists, three-bedroom, three-bathroom and was reportedly so big it even got a view of the iconic ‘Hollywood’ sign. Before shifting to States, Elliot told The Sun, ‘We’re moving to Los Angeles, and I’m applying for a green card. We’re excited about having a new base.’
After being highly criticized by people about their age gap, Eliot said “I don’t care what people think, Stephen is the love of my life, the light of my life,” in an interview with The Mirror.
On 23, February 2018, with 12 minutes video on his blog, Stephen uncovered his battle against prostate cancer, after undergoing surgery to remove the prostate in early January. Stephen discovered about cancer nearly before Christmas and immediately removed it. He said, ‘Cancer is just something that rings in your head. ‘I’ve got cancer’, I went around saying to myself; ‘Good heaven’s Stephen you’re not the sort of person who gets cancer.’
He’s now waiting for the test to make sure he is all clear. Stephen said, ‘Here’s hoping I get another few years left on this planet because I enjoy life at the moment and that’s a marvelous thing to be able to say and I’d rather it didn’t go away,’
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Battling cancer alone would have been hard, but Elliot got Stephen’s back through his hard times. Stephen showed his gratitude to husband, Elliot having stuck with him during such a hard time. He also added, ‘You think you are going to recover pretty well but it’s all pretty undignified and unfortunate, but my family and my darling husband were just marvelous.’
Despite being a British Comedian, photographer and coming to limelight due to his marriage with Stephen Fry, Elliot’s net worth is yet to be public. But his partner Stephen Fry already has a career of ten men: Actor, Comedian, Author, Broadcaster and many more. Throughout his career, Stephen has successfully bagged impressive amount. He has a net worth of £21.4m.
Elliott Spenser is quite active on social sites. He is seen posting pictures of his photography and places he has traveled. He recently posted a picture of a fish tank and captioned it, “fish tank phone box.” He has amassed huge followers on his Twitter account. He has 17.2K followers.