Photos of Hugh Laurie
Hugh was born under the official name Laurie, James Hugh Calum on June 11th, 1959. He has been a credited actor since the 1996 film 101 Dalmatians.
Hugh has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in ten films including: the 2011 adventure film Hop as the character E.B.'s Dad, the 2009 action movie Monsters vs. Aliens playing Dr. Cockroach Ph.D. and the 2008 action release Street Kings cast as Captain James Biggs.
Hugh Laurie has earned salaries up to $400,000/episode for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2009 action film Monsters vs. Aliens, which brought in $198,000,000 at the box office.
Hugh is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least nine magazines, captured in more than one pictorials, interviewed in over eleven publications and featured in fifteen magazine articles.