Appeared in the video "Walking on Broken Glass" by Annie Lennox
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12 Interviews |
14 Articles |
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11 Magazine Cover Photos |
Fry and Laurie | Mr. Hugh Laurie | Hugh 'Struck by a' Lorry
6' 2¾" (1.9 m)
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[on the possibility of staying in Los Angeles after House
(2004)]: I can certainly imagine it, in a way I couldn't have done before. It held no appeal for me before, but I do have an affection for the place now. Maybe once the show finishes, I will see it in a different way. For now, I'm in a gilded cage.
His father won an Olympic gold medal for coxless pairs in the 1948 Games in London. Hugh also had a promising career as an oarsman, but he was forced to give it up while at Cambridge when he contracted glandular fever (mononucleosis). His brother was also an oarsman.