Hugh Laurie

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.

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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.

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Personal Info

Gender -

Known Credits 100

Birthday 1959-06-11

Place of Birth Oxford, Oxfordshire, England UK

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://hughlaurieblues.com/

Also Known As

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Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Canterville Ghost
2016 Chance(1 episode) as Eldon Chance
2016 The Night Manager as Richard Onslow Roper
2016 The Night Manager(6 episodes) as Richard Onslow Roper
2015 A Life On Screen: Stephen Fry as Himself
2015 Tomorrowland as David Nix
2013 Hugh Laurie - Live on the Queen Mary as Himself
2012 Mr. Pip as Mr. Watts
2012 Shrek's Thrilling Tales as Dr. Cockroach, PhD
2011 The Oranges as David Walling
2011 Hugh Laurie: Let Them Talk - New Orleans Concert Documentary as Hinself
2011 Let Them Talk A Celebration of New Orleans Blues as self
2011 Hop as E.B.'s Dad (voice)
2011 Arthur Christmas as Steve Claus (voice)
2009 SNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas
2009 Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space as Dr. Cockroach Ph.D. (voice)
2009 B.O.B.'s Big Break as Dr. Cockroach Ph.D.
2009 Monsters vs Aliens as Dr. Cockroach Ph.D. (voice)
2008 Band from TV: Hoggin' All the Covers as himself
2008 Street Kings as Captain James Biggs
2005 Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild as Mr. Frederick Little
2005 The Big Empty as Doctor
2005 Monkey Trousers(12 episodes)
2005 Valiant as Gutsy (voice)
2004 Flight of the Phoenix as Ian
2004 House(177 episodes) as Dr. Gregory House
2004 Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? as Himself
2004 The Tale of Jack Frost as Narrator
2003 The Young Visiters as Lord Bernard Clark
2003 QI(1 episode) as Panellist
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(2 episodes)
2003 Fortysomething(6 episodes) as Paul Slippery
2003 Stuart Little: The Animated Series(13 episodes) as Mr. Frederick Little
2002 Stuart Little 2 as Mr. Frederick Little
2002 American Idol(1 episode)
2002 Spooks(2 episodes)
2001 Second Star to the Left as Archie
2001 Discovering the Real World of Harry Potter as Narrator (voice)
2001 Girl From Rio as Raymond
2001 Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows as Vincente Minnelli
2000 Victoria Wood with All the Trimmings
2000 Carnivale as cenzo
2000 Maybe Baby as Sam Bell
2000 Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)(1 episode)
1999 Stuart Little as Mr. Fredrick Little
1999 Blackadder Back & Forth as George
1999 Comic Relief(1 episode)
1999 Family Guy(3 episodes)
1998 Cousin Bette as Baron Hector Hulot
1998 The Man in the Iron Mask as King's Advisor
1997 Spice World as Hercuele Porot
1997 The Borrowers as Police Officer Steady
1996 101 Dalmatians as Jaspar
1996 Dennis the Menace and Gnasher(0 episodes) as Mr. Abercrombie
1996 Tracey Takes On...(4 episodes)
1996 The Snow Queen's Revenge as Peeps
1995 Sense and Sensibility as Mr. Palmer
1995 The Snow Queen as Peeps
1994 Friends(1 episode) as The Gentleman on the Plane
1994 A Pin for the Butterfly as Uncle
1993 Shooting Stars(1 episode)
1993 The Legends of Treasure Island(26 episodes) as Squire Trelawney (voice)
1992 Peter's Friends as Roger Charleston
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(5 episodes)
1991 Murder Most Horrid(1 episode)
1990 Jeeves and Wooster(23 episodes) as Bertie Wooster
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Strapless as Colin
1989 A Bit of Fry and Laurie(25 episodes)
1989 The Secret Policeman’s Biggest Ball as Himself
1988 Friday Night Live(1 episode)
1988 Blackadder's Christmas Carol as Princes Regent / Pigmot
1987 The New Statesman(29 episodes) as Waiter
1987 Filthy Rich & Catflap(1 episode)
1987 The Secret Policeman’s Third Ball as Himself
1985 Mrs. Cappers Birthday
1985 Happy Families(6 episodes) as Jim
1985 Plenty
1984 The Bill(1 episode)
1983 The Crystal Cube as Max Belhaven
1983 Blackadder(8 episodes)
1983 Blackadder(6 episodes) as Lieutenant The Honourable George Colthurst St. Barleigh
1983 Alfresco(13 episodes) as Mr. Baker
1983 Alfresco(13 episodes) as Admissions Officer
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1982 Cambridge Footlights Revue as various
1982 The Young Ones(1 episode)
1982 Wogan(2 episodes)
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)
1944 Golden Globe Awards(1 episode)
1900 Jools Holland: My Life in Music as Himself
1900 Preston Pig(0 episodes) as Mr. Wolf
1900 Les Girls(0 episodes) as Mr. Mott
1900 MechaNick(0 episodes)
1900 Look at the State We're In!(6 episodes) as Sir Michael Jaffa
1900 Weekend In Wallop(0 episodes)
1900 White Bear's Secret(0 episodes)
1900 Girls On Top(1 episode)
1900 The Lenny Henry Show(14 episodes) as Professor
1900 The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends(10 episodes) as Johnny Town-Mouse

Directing

2004 House(3 episodes) … Director
2003 Fortysomething(3 episodes) … Director
1900 Look at the State We're In!(1 episode) … Director

Creator

1989 A Bit of Fry and Laurie … Creator
1900 The Crystal Cube … Creator

Writing

1989 A Bit of Fry and Laurie(17 episodes) … Writer

Production

2013 Hugh Laurie - Live on the Queen Mary … Executive Producer

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