Hugh Laurie

James Hugh Calum Laurie CBE is an English actor, director, singer, musician, comedian, and author. He is known for portraying the title character on the Fox medical drama series House (2004–2012), for which he received two Golden Globe Awards and nominations for numerous other awards. 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 ($409,000) per episode of House.

His other television credits include arms dealer Richard Onslow Roper in the miniseries The Night Manager (2016), for which he won his third Golden Globe Award, and Senator Tom James in the HBO sitcom Veep (2012–2019), for which he received his 10th Emmy Award nomination.

Forced to abandon rowing during a bout of glandular fever, he joined the Cambridge Footlights, a university dramatic club that has produced many well-known actors and comedians. There he met Emma Thompson, with whom he had a romantic relationship, which later ended yet they remain good friends. She introduced him to his future comedy partner, Stephen Fry. Laurie, Fry and Thompson later parodied themselves as the University Challenge representatives of "Footlights College, Oxbridge" in "Bambi", an episode of The Young Ones, with the series' co-writer Ben Elton completing their team.

Name Hugh Laurie
Age 64 years 10 month 2 days old
Net Worth 45 million
Height 1.89 meter
Born Place Oxford, England, UK
Nationality GB
Birthday 1959-06-11

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1. Hugh Laurie Age in 2024 ?

Hugh Laurie Age in 2024 is 64 years 10 month 2 days old

2. What is the birthday of Hugh Laurie ?

Birthday of Hugh Laurie is 1959-06-11

3. what is the net worth of Hugh Laurie in 2024 ?

Hugh Laurie net worth in 2024 is 45 million

4. what is the height of Hugh Laurie ?

Hugh Laurie height is 1.89 meter

5. what is the nationality of Hugh Laurie ?

Hugh Laurie nationality is GB

6. What is the Hugh Laurie occupation ?

Hugh Laurie occupation is actor , comedian , musician , voice_actor , screenwriter , television_producer , television_director , singer , author , writer

7. What is the gender of Hugh Laurie ?

Gender of Hugh Laurie is Male

8. What is nick name of Hugh Laurie ?

Nick name of Hugh Laurie is James Hugh Calum Laurie,ヒュー・ローリー,휴 로리

9. Where Hugh Laurie was born?

Hugh Laurie was born in Oxford, England, UK

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