Hugh Laurie net worth and salary: Hugh Laurie is a British actor, musician, and comedian who has a net worth of $40 million dollars. Hugh Laurie probably is most well known for his role on the Fox medical drama "House", for which he received two Golden Globes and numerous Emmy nominations. He is also known for his comic work as one half of Fry and Laurie, and on the television shows, "Blackadder" and "Jeeves and Wooster". Hugh Laurie was born in Oxford, England. A champion rower, Hugh Laurie began acting in college while recovering from mononucleosis. He performed as part of the Cambridge Footlights with fellow students Emma Thompson and Stephen Fry. His writing and acting partnership with Fry led to multiple comedic television series jobs, including the "Blackadder" series, "A Bit of Fry and Laurie", and "Jeeves and Wooster".
He began to gain larger roles on film in the mid-90s, with roles in such projects as "Sense and Sensibility", "101 Dalmations", "The Man in the Iron Mask", and "Stuart Little". In 2004, he would begin the role that would make him a star, as Dr. House on "House M.D.". In addition to his multi-award winning work on the show, he has also published a popular book entitled, "The Gun Seller".
Hugh Laurie Salary:
How much did Hugh Laurie make per episode of House? $700,000