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Hugh Laurie

My Conversation With Hugh Laurie

Tavis Smiley | Posted 06.30.2014 | Entertainment
Tavis Smiley

Before finding fame and garnering several Emmy nods and two Golden Globe wins for his role in TV's House, he was a member of Cambridge University's Footlights Revue and a familiar face -- as a comedian -- on British TV.

'House' Star Calls For Vodka Boycott Over Russia's Gay Rights Stance

Agence France Presse | | Posted 03.22.2014 | Gay Voices

British actor Hugh Laurie prompted an outcry in Russia with a Twitter proposal to boycott vodka over President Vladimir Putin's gay rights stance.Laur...

Hugh Laurie Goes 'Ma-a-a-a-ad!' Playing 'Singing Password' On 'Late Night'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

While appearing on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," Hugh Laurie and Celine Dion participated in an extended segment that saw them play "Singing Passwor...

Ultimate Netflix Guide, Part 4: Reader Recommendations

Maureen Ryan | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV
Maureen Ryan

I asked readers to suggest shows on Netflix worth checking out, and dozens of you came through.

9 Things People Over 50 Never Want To Hear

Shelley Emling | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Shelley Emling

Whether on TV or not, language is a tricky thing. Words can put people on the defensive -- or make them feel on top of the world. And, although, as the saying goes, "words can never hurt me," they can annoy the heck out of someone. For example, no one in 2013 should still be uttering 'bromance,' or 'oh, awkward' or 'binders full of women.'

Hugh Laurie Answers The Most Important Questions

Posted 08.30.2013 | Comedy

Pop songs sure ask a lot of questions. Fortunately, celebrated British person and "House" star Hugh Laurie has all of the answers. Find out if he's s...

This Will Make You Blush

Posted 10.07.2013 | Comedy

Hugh Laurie joined Stephen Colbert on Monday's "Colbert Report" to bring his elegant gravitas to the most high-minded of affairs: Rattling off a list ...

Watch A Scene From Every 'House' Episode

Posted 07.28.2013 | TV

"House" left the airwaves after 177 episodes and eight seasons in 2012. Yes, 177 episodes filled with Hugh Laurie's sneers, impressive diagnostic skil...

The 9 Sexiest British Actors Who Make Us Swoon

Posted 07.11.2013 | Fifty

Whether it's their wit, accent or floppy hair (think Hugh Grant in "Notting Hill"), British men are ridiculously sexy. Who can forget Colin Firth as t...

12 Things We'll Miss From 2012

Posted 12.28.2012 | TV

As this year winds down, we're looking back at the good, the bad and the ugly of TV in 2012. Not only did Liz Lemon finally tie the knot after year...

Hugh Laurie Eyes Return To TV

Posted 11.21.2012 | TV

Hugh Laurie is eying a return to TV, but there won't be a stethoscope involved. The former "House" star is in talks to play the infamous pirate Blackb...

Reflecting on House With Creator David Shore

Pasha Adam | Posted 12.09.2012 | TV
Pasha Adam

A homage to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes, the character of House was the brainchild of David Shore, who was kind enough to discuss my remaining questions about the show -- some questions being more obscure than others.

Alison Pill Topless Picture (She Handled It Like a Pro)

Michael Warbux | Posted 11.13.2012 | Celebrity
Michael Warbux

The Alison Pill topless picture was sent out on Twitter by accident... by her! But she handled the situation like a champion. All celebrities should l...

'House' Star Gets New Gig

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.13.2012 | Entertainment

Hugh Laurie may have landed his first big post-"House" role: According to Variety, he's in talks to play the villain in MGM's long-gestating remake of...

Looking Back on House and Looking Forward to Bunheads

Pasha Adam | Posted 07.22.2012 | TV
Pasha Adam

It is very seldom when watching a TV show that you find yourself completely clicking with it. For me it's happened a handful of times over the last 10 years or so. One such time was when I watched House.

Who Dies In The 'House' Finale?

Posted 05.22.2012 | TV

There was a lot of speculation that House might die during the "House" (8 p.m. ET on Fox). With the episode titled "Everybody Dies" -- a spin on House...

Fans Say Goodbye To 'House' On Twitter

Posted 05.22.2012 | TV

The Fox medical drama "House" came to an end after eight seasons on Monday, May 21 at 9 p.m. ET on Fox. Hugh Laurie, who has starred as Dr. Gregor...

WATCH: 'House' Series Finale Sneak Peeks

Posted 05.18.2012 | TV

All curmudgeonly doctors must say goodbye sometime, "House" is no exception. The Fox medical drama is coming to an end after eight years and things...

Hugh Laurie Teases The 'House' Series Finale

Posted 05.18.2012 | TV

"House" star Hugh Laurie appeared on "The Tonight Show" (Weeknights, 11:35 p.m. ET on NBC) Thursday and chatted about rumors of his character's demise...

Hugh Laurie Says Goodbye To 'House'

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 07.17.2012 | TV

NEW YORK -- It will be painful saying goodbye to "House." The Fox medical drama concludes its eight-season run Monday with a series finale at 9 p.m. ...

'House' Bids Farewell To Chase

Posted 05.08.2012 | TV

As "House" (Mon., 9 p.m. ET on Fox) continues on its path to the series finale, it was time to bid farewell to one of the main characters. Announci...

'House' And Wilson Bond Over Chemo

Posted 05.01.2012 | TV

As "House" (Mon., 9 p.m. ET on Fox) moves ever closer to its climactic series finale, there continue to be plenty of wrenching, emotional moments. ...

Hugh Laurie: I Love 'House'

TV Guide | Posted 02.15.2012 | TV

A New York newspaper alleged this week that Hugh Laurie had opted to end the run of Fox's "House" because he was tired of the show. The story, though,...

'House' Gets An End Date

Posted 02.13.2012 | TV

Mark your calendars "House" fans. The Fox medical drama will officially end its eight-season run on May 21. In February Fox and executive producer...

'House' Ending This Year

Posted 02.08.2012 | TV

"House" is coming to an end. Fox and executive producers David Shore, Katie Jacobs and Hugh Laurie announced that after much deliberation it was decid...