Blackadder actor Stephen Fry and Kidulthood thesp Adam Deacon have the rare status of being successful in their field, yet are among the 1 in 100 Britons who will experience bipolar disorder in their lifetimes. Both have gone through well-publicised breakdowns, with Deacon at one point sectioned. In this video, Deacon explores the condition by meeting other people with it and reflects on his experiences with Fry. It makes for interesting viewing about such a widespread yet poorly treated social issue:
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