Hugh Laurie

LittleBigPlanet 3 Is The Best One Yet

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Tech

'LittleBigPlanet 3' is Sony's baby. Sackboy has become as much a part of the PlayStation brand as Killzone or Gran Turismo and that success has been i...

Twitter Mistakes Stephen Fry For A Polish Builder

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Comedy

As a wise nun once sang: let's start at the very beginning... It all began with this very amusing Buzzfeed post: Which led Twitter funny cha...

Fry And Laurie's Twitter Exchange About The Queen

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Amidst all the glitter and gongs of this year's BAFTA Awards, here are just two British treasures having fun about another British treasure, on Twitte...

Hugh Laurie Spark Russian Outrage Over Vodka Boycott

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Hugh Laurie has infuriated Russian commentators by calling for a boycott of the country's vodka following President Putin’s recent comments that gay...

How To Deal With Trick-Or-Treaters, According To Fry And Laurie

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Thank you, 22 Words, for reminding us of this little gem from 'A Bit Of Fry And Laurie'. A gem which, as its YouTube uploader notes, shows the dif...

WATCH: Hugh Laurie Answers Questions Posed By Pop Lyrics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Comedy

In which one of our favourite exports (Hugh Laurie) answers questions posed by some of our favourite philosophers (Sheryl Crow, Fergie, the Beach Boys...

A Who's Who of the Edinburgh Festival

Daniel Parker | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Daniel Parker

It's that time of year again; Edinburgh is ablaze with art, theatre, and music from around the world. For the month of August, Edinburgh is the culture capital of the world, as thousands of musicians, street-performers, actors, comedians, authors, and artists demonstrate their art at various venues across the city.

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Dancing To 'Get Lucky' Is Five Minutes Of Pure Joy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Comedy

The only thing more likely to brighten your day than Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky'? Stephen Colbert, Hugh Laurie, Jeff Bridges and others (including a beard...

EXCLUSIVE STREAM: Hugh Laurie Debuts New Album Here, Plus Tour Dates

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Laurie could be forgiven for having a long sip on a cocktail, a big snooze on a sun lounger and the occasional phone call to check in with his ac...

Blackadder - A Cunning Plan

Iddo Goldfarb | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK Comedy
Iddo Goldfarb

Blackadder teaches us a great deal, not necessarily about British history but more about the English class system and the attitudes of Englishmen on its different rungs, in particular towards each other.

Caroline Frost

'House' Advisor Didn't Realise Hugh Laurie Was English

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

The doctor who was the inspiration for ‘House’ as well as the hit show’s technical consultant has revealed she didn’t know her star Hugh Lauri...

A Grey Anatomy: Is it Better Than a Bald One?

Huw L. Hopkins | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Huw L. Hopkins

Hairless celebrities are fewer and farther in between on the sexometer (patent pending), and those who do feature tend to be cast as the rugged, manly figure.

Who's Replaced Hugh In 'Robocop'?

WENN | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Michael Keaton has replaced Hugh Laurie in the Robocop remake after the Brit dropped out of negotiations earlier this month. The House star was sla...

British Hopes For Emmy Nominations - But Where's Hugh?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

UPDATE 2:30PM: - British hopes have been answered in the Emmy Award nominations announced this afternoon - but where's Hugh Laurie in the list? On...

WATCH: Hugh Laurie's 'America' Song

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Comedy

There have been many great pieces of music celebrating the land of the free and the home of the brave. The Star-Spangled Banner, for one. But also Aar...

PICS: 10 British Comedians Who Have Cracked Hollywood

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Comedy

According to Variety, Hugh Laurie is in talks to play the baddie in the upcoming remake of Robocop. Laurie is already a darling of American TV, of...

Hugh Laurie For Robocop Reboot

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Laurie could be about to sign up for his biggest film role yet. Variety have reported that the House star, who left the show after eight years...

TV Pick: Pick Up Your Phones For 'Eurovision'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Eurovision Semi-Final 2 - BBC3, 8pm Tonight's a big night in the Eurovision Song Contest , as us Brits are allowed to vote! In the first semi-final w...

Our Biggest Comedy Crushes: Did Your Fave Make Our Gallery?

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Comedy

So we asked our Twitter followers. We asked around the Huffington Post UK office. Hell, we even dug deep and asked ourselves. We asked the most imp...

WATCH: 20 Bits Of Fry And Laurie

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Comedy

Hurrah, and indeed, huzzah. As either Stephen Fry or Hugh Laurie themselves might say. For one of the finest, funniest duos in British comedy history ...

How To Win Friends And Influence People When Talking About British TV Comedy: A Guide For Americans

Andrea Mann | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Comedy
Andrea Mann

American cousins! And other Americans to whom I am not related! Ever found yourself at a tea party - the British, not crazed lunatic Republican, kind - and suddenly been at a loss for words when the topic of conversation moves, inevitably, to British television comedy? Fear not. For here is a handy guide to What To Say in such a situation - or indeed, when conversing with Brits in the Huffington Post Comedy Club comments. The following 20 pointers are intended to make you blend in with British people...

'I'm Not Sick Of House'

WENN | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Laurie has fired back at reports he's to blame for the end of hit medical drama House - because he's tired of playing limping grouch Dr Gregory H...

House Shuts Doors, Star Confirms In Statement

WENN | Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Laurie will hang up his cane as cranky doctor Gregory House in May after confirming hit medical drama House will end this season. In a joint s...

Anthony Hopkins: Significantly Better at Acting Than Composing

Paul Kilbey | Posted 16.03.2012 | Home
Paul Kilbey

There are definitely some worse composers out there than Anthony Hopkins. I mean, you probably could have guessed this even before listening to his new album Composer. It's statistically very probable, after all. But now I think it's basically fact: there are some worse composers out there than Anthony Hopkins. Some. Maybe about 20.

Who's Who? The Doctor Who Movie Contenders

Jack Pelling | Posted 30.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jack Pelling

All we know so far is that Yates wants to take the character in a new direction, distancing himself from not only the current 11th Doctor Matt Smith, but from the whole post-Russell T. Davies (the man who revived the series in 2005 after a long hiatus) era.