Hugh Laurie Biography

James Hugh Calum Laurie, OBE, known professionally as Hugh Laurie, is an English actor, writer, director, musician, and comedian. He first became known as one-half of the Fry and Laurie double act with his friend and comedy partner Stephen Fry, whom he joined in the cast of A Bit of Fry & Laurie, Blackadder, and Jeeves and Wooster in the 1980s and 1990s.

From 2004 to 2012, he played Dr. Gregory House, the protagonist of House, for which he received two Golden Globe awards, two Screen Actors Guild awards, and six Emmy nominations. He was listed in the 2011 Guinness World Records as the most watched leading man on television and was one of the highest-paid actors in a television drama, earning £250,000 per episode in House. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Hugh Laurie
Nationality:
United Kingdom
Profession:
Actor, Comedian, Musician, Voice Actor, Screenwriter, Television producer, Television Director, Singer, Author, Writer
Religion:
Atheism
Date of Birth:
June 11, 1959 (63)
Astrological Sign:
Gemini
Marriages
Hugh Laurie Timeline
  • 2009-01-07
    35th People's Choice Awards: Will Smith & Reese Witherspoon win (Movie Star) and Hugh Laurie & Christina Applegate win (TV)
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