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Hugh Laurie

Biography :

James Hugh Calum Laurie CBE is an English actor, director, singer, musician, comedian and author. Laurie 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, Laurie 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 ha ... Read more »


Birthday    :   1959-06-11
Place Of Birth    :   Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK
Alternate Name    :   James Hugh Calum Laurie
Known Movie/TV Credits    :   Unknown
Last Appeared In    :   Unknown

Filmography

MOVIES
The Amazing Maurice Maurice (voice) 2022-12-16
The Canterville Ghost The Grim Reaper 2022-10-07
The Personal History of David Copperfield Mr. Dick 2019-11-07
Holmes & Watson Mycroft Holmes (uncredited) 2018-12-25
A Life On Screen: Stephen Fry Himself 2015-12-29
Tomorrowland David Nix 2015-05-19
Hugh Laurie: Live on the Queen Mary Himself 2013-10-21
Hugh Laurie: Copper Bottom Blues 2013-05-05
Bayou Maharajah: The Tragic Genius of James Booker Himself 2013-03-14
Monsters vs. Aliens Stories 2013-01-01
Mr. Pip Mr. Watts 2012-09-08
Shrek's Thrilling Tales Dr. Cockroach Ph.D. (voice) 2012-08-28
Dreamworks Spooky Stories 2012-08-01
Hugh Laurie Live at Montreux Jazz Festival 2012-07-09
House: Swan Song Himself 2012-05-21
FOX 25th Anniversary Special Self 2012-04-22
Jools Holland: My Life in Music Himself 2012-01-01
Arthur Christmas Steve (voice) 2011-11-10
The Oranges David Walling 2011-09-09
Let Them Talk: A Celebration of New Orleans Blues Himself 2011-09-07
Hugh Laurie: Down by the River 2011-05-15
Hop E.B.'s Dad (voice) 2011-03-30
Fry and Laurie Reunited Self 2010-11-24
B.O.B.'s Big Break Dr. Cockroach Ph.D. (voice) 2009-09-30
Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space Dr. Cockroach Ph.D. (voice) 2009-04-01
Monsters vs Aliens Dr. Cockroach Ph.D. (voice) 2009-03-19
Blackadder Rides Again himself 2008-12-25
Band from TV: Hoggin' All the Covers himself 2008-10-28
Blackadder's Most Cunning Moments Self 2008-10-16
Blackadder Exclusive: The Whole Rotten Saga 2008-10-09
Street Kings Captain James Biggs 2008-04-10
Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive Various Characters (archive footage) (uncredited) 2006-09-19
Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild Mr. Little (voice) 2005-07-14
The Big Empty Doctor 2005-07-01
Valiant Gutsy (voice) 2005-03-25
Flight of the Phoenix Ian 2004-12-17
Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball ? Himself 2004-12-09
The Tale of Jack Frost Narrator (voice) 2004-08-04
The Young Visiters Lord Bernard Clark 2003-12-26
Lost in the Snow Teddy 2002-11-11
Stuart Little 2 Mr. Frederick Little 2002-07-19
Second Star to the Left Archie (voice) 2001-12-24
Discovering the Real World of Harry Potter Narrator (voice) 2001-12-10
Baldrick's Video Diary himself 2001-10-15
Girl from Rio Raymond 2001-06-29
Victoria Wood with All the Trimmings 2000-12-25
Maybe Baby Sam Bell 2000-06-02
Carnivale Cenzo 2000-02-09
Stuart Little Mr. Fredrick Little 1999-12-17
Blackadder: Back & Forth George 1999-03-29
Santa's Last Christmas Geoffrey the Seagull (voice) 1999-01-01
Cousin Bette Baron Hector Hulot 1998-06-12
The Man in the Iron Mask King's Advisor 1998-03-12
Spice World Poirot 1997-12-18
The Borrowers Police Officer Steady 1997-12-05
The Ugly Duckling Tarquin (voice) 1997-09-04
101 Dalmatians Jasper 1996-11-27
The Adventures of Toad Toad 1996-07-30
The Snow Queen's Revenge Peeps 1996-01-01
The Adventures of Mole Toad 1995-12-24
Sense and Sensibility Mr. Palmer 1995-12-13
The Snow Queen Peeps 1995-01-01
A Pin for the Butterfly Uncle 1994-09-13
Peter's Friends Roger Charleston 1992-09-18
White Bear's Secret Owl (voice) 1992-04-19
Brown Bear's Wedding Owl / Mice (voice) 1991-12-25
Strapless Colin 1989-05-14
The Secret Policeman’s Biggest Ball Himself 1989-01-01
Blackadder's Christmas Carol Princes Regent / Pigmot 1988-12-23
Blackadder: The Cavalier Years 1988-02-05
The Laughing Prisoner Assistant 1987-04-03
Up Line Howard Caprice 1987-02-04
The Secret Policeman’s Third Ball Himself 1987-01-01
The Comic Relief Utterly Utterly Rude Video Live 1986-04-25
Dangerous Brothers Present: World of Danger 1986-01-01
Mrs. Capper's Birthday Bobby McMichael 1985-11-17
Plenty Michael 1985-09-20
The Crystal Cube Max Belhaven 1983-07-07
The Cellar Tapes various 1982-12-12
Tv Series
Why Didn't They Ask Evans? Dr. James Nicholson 2022-04-12
Roadkill Peter Laurence 2020-10-18
Avenue 5 Ryan Clark 2020-01-19
Catch-22 Major de Coverley 2019-05-17
Chance Eldon Chance 2016-10-19
The Night Manager Richard Roper 2016-02-21
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self 2015-09-08
A Life on Screen Himself 2014-12-24
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self 2014-02-24
Veep Tom James 2012-04-22
Sin maquillaje Self 2011-05-07
Perspectives Himself 2011-04-24
Conan Self 2010-11-08
DreamWorks Spooky Stories 2009-10-28
The Jay Leno Show Self 2009-09-14
The Graham Norton Show Self 2007-02-22
The Reichen Show Self 2005-11-11
Monkey Trousers 2005-05-20
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Self 2005-01-03
House Gregory House 2004-11-16
QI Self 2003-09-11
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Self 2003-09-08
Fortysomething Paul Slippery 2003-06-29
Stuart Little: The Animated Series Mr. Frederick Little (voice) 2003-03-01
American Idol Self 2002-06-11
Spooks 2002-05-13
Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows Vincente Minnelli 2001-02-25
Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) 2000-03-18
Comic Relief 1999-03-12
Family Guy Dr. Gregory House (voice) 1999-01-31
Dennis the Menace and Gnasher Mr. Abercrombie (voice) 1996-04-02
Tracey Takes On... 1996-01-24
Look at the State We're In! Sir Michael Jaffa 1995-05-20
Friends The Gentleman on the Plane 1994-09-22
Shooting Stars Self 1993-12-27
All or Nothing at All Leo Hopkins 1993-12-03
The Legends of Treasure Island Squire Trelawney (voice) 1993-09-10
The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends Johnny Town-Mouse (voice) 1992-12-20
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1992-05-25
Murder Most Horrid Jerry Bryce 1991-11-14
Jeeves and Wooster Bertie Wooster 1990-04-22
The Simpsons Roger (voice) 1989-12-17
A Bit of Fry and Laurie 1989-01-13
LIVE with Kelly and Ryan Self - Guest 1988-09-05
Friday Night Live 1988-02-19
The Lenny Henry Show Professor 1987-10-27
The New Statesman Waiter 1987-09-13
Filthy Rich & Catflap N'Bend 1987-01-07
Omnibus Presents Comic Relief 1986-04-25
Saturday Live 1986-01-25
The Dangerous Brothers 1986-01-01
Girls On Top 1985-10-23
Happy Families Jim 1985-10-17
The Bill 1984-10-16
The Crystal Cube Max Belhaven / Various Roles 1983-07-07
Blackadder The Prince Regent 1983-06-15
Alfresco 1983-05-01
The Young Ones Lord Monty 1982-11-09
There's Nothing to Worry About! Various 1982-10-06
Wogan Self 1982-05-04
Wanna Bet? Self 1981-02-14
The Secret Policeman's Ball 1976-04-01
Saturday Night Live Jeffrey Billings (archive footage) 1975-10-11
All the Light We Cannot See Etienne LeBlanc