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  1. Does Manny Pacquiao's singing pack a punch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Houston Chronicle

    ... to see other television and movie stars who are in bands. Though he is long-celebrated for his acting abilities, Hugh Laurie, of 'House, M.D., fame, is quite the musician. He plays piano, guitar, drums, harmonica and the saxophone. (Plus he was a ...

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  2. W. Derek Russell: The poster's the thingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Newms360.com

    You're average height, you're called Derek, and you have an affinity for movie posters. Well, I have some stories to tell you, Derek.

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  3. Recreating Bougainville war crimes with unflinchin...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Scoop

    Mr Pip , a recent film set during the 1990s Bougainville war, deals with the disorienting impact of sudden trauma and the struggle survivors endure to break the subsequent bondage of grief. This searching narrative is channelled through the character of Mr Watts, a British expatriate played by Hugh Laurie, who has assumed the improvised role of village schoolteacher in rural Bougainville.

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  4. Meet the "Dr. House" of Missing PersonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Phillymag.com

    ... 'Like' or goes 'So sad, so so sad' - because that's not enough." And this misanthrope - who compares himself to Hugh Laurie's TV character of Dr. Gregory House - does care deeply, which is why he's written numerous letters to Mayor Michael Nutter to ...

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  5. Brits do some serious Oscar braggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | USA Today

    ... think this actress or actor is American and then they get up and speak with a British accent. It started with Hugh Laurie and House. " This year, we know well that Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch are British - from their accents in their ...

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  6. Brits do some serious Oscar braggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | USA Today

    ... think this actress or actor is American and then they get up and speak with a British accent. It started with Hugh Laurie and House. " This year, we know well that Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch are British - from their accents in their ...

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  7. Stephen Fry Reads Eugene OneginRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Boise Weekly

    On Friday, Feb. 13 and Sunday, Feb. 15, Opera Idaho will perform Tchaikovsky's Evgeny Onegin at the Egyptian Theatre, and attendees can expect to hear some lovely singing - in Russian. Supertitles will be projected onto a screen for the benefit of opera lovers who don't have a working knowledge of Slavic languages, but one trouble remains: Many in attendance will discover this opera tells an unfamiliar story in a language they don't know.

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  8. Actor John C. Reilly to star as Bacchus XLVII in New Orleans parade, wearing Mobile-made...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Alabama Live

    ... Saints quarterback Drew Brees (2010), actors Andy Garcia (2011) and Val Kilmer (2011), and last year's king, Hugh Laurie of "House." All of those famous heads ruled over the Bacchus parade, held every year on the Sunday before Fat Tuesday, wearing ...

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  9. Stephen Fry on a reunion with Hugh Laurie: "we talk about it"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Radio Times

    Stephen Fry has said he would like to reunite with friend Hugh Laurie , with whom he performed hit sketch show A Bit of Fry and Laurie from 1989 to 1995, as well as TV series Jeeves and Wooster . Fry revealed on the Jonathan Ross Show, which airs tonight that although it's been twenty years since he and House actor Laurie were a comedy double act, they often discuss working together again.

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  10. You LieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Slate Magazine

    House was a great show, at least for the first few seasons. Hugh Laurie played a cantankerous drug addict doctor with near-mystical powers of diagnosis, powers whet on the stone of an infallible motto: "Everybody lies."

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  11. Hugh Laurie amazed in new 'Tomorrowland' trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | UPI

    The preview sees the 55-year-old House star and 53-year-old actor look on in amazement at a world where nothing is impossible. Laurie portrays villain David Nix, with George Clooney as inventor Frank Walker and Britt Robertson as Casey Newton.

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  12. Tomorrowland Super Bowl Trailer Gives New Insight Into George Clooney's Disney Movie--Watch NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | E! Online

    Walt Disney Pictures has gone to serious lengths to keep their upcoming Tomorrowland a secret, but the company finally gave audiences a little more insight into the George Clooney -starring film during Sunday's Super Bowl. Releasing a 30-second teaser trailer, Disney showed more Clooney, Britt Robertson and Hugh Laurie entering a futuristic world filled with flying trains, massive skyscrapers and waterfalls.

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  13. Terrible TV accents thata ll make you reach for the earplugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | New York Post

    Having the training to sustain an accent over the course of a series has done wonders for the careers of actors like Hugh Laurie and Ruth Wilson, who fooled a lot of people into thinking they were American when they starred on "House" and "The Affair," respectively. . We asked dialect coach Patricia Fletcher - who has worked in television and theater and with actors such as James Spader and Brian Dennehy - to lend a professional ear to some of the actors who aren't quite doing it for us in the accent department.

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  14. Netflix is ditching these shows Feb. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    "A Bit of Fry and Laurie" Expires Feb. 1, 2015 Photo: Christopher Polk, Getty Images For PCA "Little Britain" and "Come Fly With Me" Expires Feb. 1, 2015 Shown are stars of the mockumentary David Walliams and Matt Lucas as characters in their previous work, "Little Britain."

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  15. Rainn Wilson: In Defense of the Anti-Hero and Cracking Offensive JokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Time

    ... and Hunter and Columbo and Rockford - there's a long history of this. Plus, I think the thing about House is Hugh Laurie is prickly but very charming. He always had that little smile. Backstrom has no interest in being charming. He doesn't give a f ...

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  16. John C Reilly and Friends a " live reviewRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Review: Fiona Shepherd gives her verdict on a concert featuring Hollywood actor John C Reilly at St Andrew's in the Square in Glasgow, with support from Fionn Regan Like his fellow screen stars Steve Martin and Hugh Laurie, the fondly regarded character actor John C Reilly has taken his love of roots music that little bit further and performs old-time folk and country covers when he can as John C Reilly and friends. Promotional duties for the new Disney film Wreck It Ralph , not to mention the recent discovery of his Caledonian roots, brought the Boogie Nights / Chicago star to Scotland for the first time for this unexpected treat of a show.

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  17. Alexis Tsipras: The Greek Syriza winner, Hugh Laurie and his A-list fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Independent

    ... to the pull of famous admirers - his first tweet after romping home with a landslide victory was to House actor Hugh Laurie . "Hope has won" - inspired by huge vote for #Syriza - now EU must listen to people & economists & respond with debt ...

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  18. Mortdecai poster - for onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... movie even manages to sneak in a jab at Eton College (Wooster is a fictional Old Etonian). And stacked against Hugh Laurie and Stephen Fry (who played Wooster and Jeeves respectively in the 1990-93 Jeeves And Wooster TV series), the duo of Mortdecai ...

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  19. The Reviews Are In: FOX's 'Backstrom' Is a Lesser 'House'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... on this motif. But when it comes to the show that came to define that character device, House took the crown. Hugh Laurie's depiction had the mercurial doctor come off as the perfect balance of cranky yet sympathetic. For the most part, you as an ...

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  20. Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense, Harrogate Theatre, February 23 and 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | York Press

    ... performance. If you did it like this on TV it would look insane. For once in my life I'm not borrowing from Hugh Laurie." The play is essentially an adaptation of Wodehouse's The Code Of The Woosters, in which a country house weekend takes a turn ...

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