Hugh Laurie

Hugh Laurie

English actor, comedian, director, musician and writer
Longtime British comedian and later lead actor, also a versatile and accomplished self-taught musician.
BornJune 11, 1959
HometownBlackbird Leys, United Kingdom
Net worth$45 million
Height6'2" (1.89m)
SpouseJo Green (m 1989 - present)
ChildrenRebecca Augusta Laurie , William Albert Laurie , Charles Archibald Laurie
ParentsRan Laurie , Patricia Laidlaw


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2017Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeThe Night ManagerWinner
2016Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or MovieThe Night ManagerNominated
2011Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesHouseNominated
2011Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama SeriesHouseNominated
2011Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - DramaHouseNominated