Hugh Laurie
Hugh Laurie

Gender

Male

Known Credits

12

Hugh Laurie

Date of Birth: Jun 11, 1959

Birthplace: Oxford, Oxfordshire, England UK

 

 

Biography

James Hugh Calum Laurie better known as Hugh Laurie, is an English actor, voice artist, comedian, writer, musician, recording artist, and director. He first became known as one half of the Fry and Laurie double act, along with his friend and comedy partner Stephen Fry, whom he joined in the cast of Blackadder and Jeeves and Wooster from 1987 until 1999. Since 2004, he has played the lead as Dr. Gregory House, the protagonist of House, for which he received two Golden Globe awards and several Emmy nominations. As of August 2010, he is the highest paid actor in a drama series on US television.

Known For

Filmography

Chance

Chance

as Eldon Chance

2016

The Night Manager

The Night Manager

as Richard Onslow Roper

2016

Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland

as David Nix

2015

Veep

Veep

as  Tom James

2012

House

House

as Dr. Gregory House

2004

FortySomething

FortySomething

as Paul Slippery

2003

Spice World

Spice World

as Hercuele Porot

1998

The New Statesman

The New Statesman

as Waiter

1987

Blackadder

Blackadder

as Lieutenant The Honourable George Colthurst St. Barleigh

1983