Hugh Laurie is particularly well-known for his role as Dr. Gregory House on the hit television series Dr. House, for which he won two Golden Globe Awards.

Hugh Laurie entered the world on June 11, 1959, in Blackbird Leys, Oxfordshire, Britain. George Ronald “Ran” Laurie is the son of William George and Patricia Laurie.

Janet and Susan were his older sisters, while Charles Alexander Lyon Mundell Laurie was his older brother. Hugh attended the Dragon Academy.

After that, in 1978, he enrolled at Selwyn College. In addition to his archaeology and anthropology training, he also specialized in the former.

His love of music began when he was just six years old. His passions included music—both singing and playing various instruments.

the Prime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in Drama Series in 2005, 2007, and 2008, and for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series in 2017.

The British actor reportedly has a net worth of $45 million as of January 2021. On average, he made between $300,000 and $70,000 per episode of his TV shows.

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