Trapped Brit Actor Tweets From Stuck Elevator

'Arse, poo and widdle'

By Mary Papenfuss,  Newser Staff

Posted Feb 4, 2009 4:25 AM CST

(Newser) – British actor Stephen Fry tweeted his way out of a stuck London elevator yesterday, reports the Times of London. "Hell's teeth. Arse, poo and widdle," Fry typed to his 100,000 Twitter followers, along with his exact location. Passengers were freed in 45 minutes. Fry, of Wilde and Bones fame, is king of Britain's social networking Twitter-verse, topping out a recent Times survey of the most popular celebrity tweeters.

Actor John Frey (with scarf) peers out from broken elevator shortly after engineers appeared to free stuck passengers.
Actor John Frey (with scarf) peers out from broken elevator shortly after engineers appeared to free stuck passengers.
Comedian Stephen Fry arrives at the 35th International Emmy Awards Monday in New York in 2007.
Comedian Stephen Fry arrives at the 35th International Emmy Awards Monday in New York in 2007.   (AP Photo/Gary He)
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Your brilliant comments are keeping us all (hysterically) cheerful. Last heard engineers still on their way. - Actor Stephen Fry to responding Twitterers

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