Stephen Fry is Gay Byrne's guest on The Meaning of Life tonight (Sunday February 1) on RTÉ One and here is a little glimpse of what's ahead.

The programme will be an extended version of the show, as the actor, writer and TV presenter talks about his childhood, his career, his criminal past, faith and spirituality, his sexuality and his bi-polar condition.

Have a look at some snippets from the show below.

Watch Stephen Fry on The Meaning of Life with Gay Byrne tonight, Sunday February 1 at 10.30pm on RTÉ One.

Stephen Fry on Finding Love

Fry opens up about finding happiness and love with his husband Elliot Spencer.

Stephen Fry on God

Fry tells Gay Byrne what he would say to God if he met him at the pearly gates of heaven.

Stephen Fry on Oscar Wilde

Stephen Fry opens up about his affection for Oscar Wilde from a young age.

Stephen Fry on Cocaine

Fry talks about his regret over using cocaine in the past.

Stephen Fry on Cambridge & Hugh Laurie 

Stephen Fry talks about connecting with Hugh Laurie from the first moment he met him.

Watch Stephen Fry on The Meaning of Life with Gay Byrne tonight, Sunday February 1 at 10.30pm on RTÉ One.