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

    Monday Jan 19 | 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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  2. Rainn Wilson: In Defense of the Anti-Hero and Cracking Offensive JokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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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  3. 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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  4. Alexis Tsipras: The Greek Syriza winner, Hugh Laurie and his A-list fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | 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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  5. Mortdecai poster - for onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | 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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  6. The Reviews Are In: FOX's 'Backstrom' Is a Lesser 'House'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | 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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  7. Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense, Harrogate Theatre, February 23 and 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | 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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  8. Rainn Wilson Slams 'Office' Comparisons: Backstrom Would Shoot Dwight in the FaceRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | WVII

    ... Wilson said to a group of reporters on the set of Backstrom in Vancouver. So far the go-to comparison is that if Hugh Laurie 's Dr. House decided to start solving crimes, instead of curing patients, we'd have Backstrom . Wilson admitted that he is ...

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  9. Review: Playing House; or, The Repeat Offenses of BackstromRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Time

    ... tics directly relate to their success on the job. In the case of House M.D. , what made that work was not just Hugh Laurie's brilliant performance but the show's theme and idea: that its doctor approached diagnosis using not just medical but ...

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  10. Rainn Wilson as Detective Everett Backstrom in Fox's 'Backstrom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Access Hollywood

    Although the show is built around a brilliant, but prickly detective , Rainn said his character doesn't have a lot in common with another of Fox's brilliant problem solvers Gregory House, M.D. "I saw 'House' a few times and I think it's a terrific show. [Hugh Laurie is] amazing on it.

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  11. "Backstrom" a murder-solving Oscar the GrouchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Detective Backstrom is not as delightfully, darkly complicated as other cloudy-day antiheroes played by Hugh Laurie on "House M.D." or even Greg Kinnear on last year's short-lived "Rake." Backstrom is mostly just a jerk, which is supposed to ...

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  12. 'Backstrom' is one sorry characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | USA Today

    ... it creates, Backstrom is not House, but that's not the crucial issue. The problem is that Rainn Wilson is not Hugh Laurie - and that's not only a large problem; it's an unsolvable one. To be fair, this series from Bones' Hart Hanson, adapted from a ...

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  13. Former 'Office' star Rainn Wilson returns to TV as 'Backstrom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Star Tribune

    ... is falling apart. He wears his heart on a sleeve in a way House never did," said Wilson. "Plus, let's face it, Hugh Laurie is a way better actor." "Watching Rainn bring Backstrom to life was honestly one of the highlights of my acting career," said ...

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  14. Rainn Wilson leaves Dwight Schrute behind on 'Backstrom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | JAM! Showbiz

    Yet Wilson, who played Dwight on The Office, doesn't necessarily like it when his new show and titular lead character get compared to Dr. Gregory House, who was portrayed by Hugh Laurie. House ran for eight seasons, though, so I'm sure Wilson would sign up for that.

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  15. Netflix is ditching these moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    "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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  16. Netflix is ditching these titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Connecticut Post

    "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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  17. Review: Rainn Wilson's 'Backstrom' is an off-kilter, entertaining detective showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Press-Telegram

    ... a series like this for the characters. This is where "Backstrom" succeeds. Wilson is an engaging presence. Like Hugh Laurie on "House," enough of Wilson's comic roots are present to give his detective an odd humor and mitigate some of his ...

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  18. Newlyweds Stephen Fry and Elliott Spencer share romantic wedding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Daily Mail

    ... the couple once news of their wedding was shared, responding to the photograph with: 'Gor.geous xxx'. Actor Hugh Laurie added: 'Bloody hell it's happened! @ElliottGSpencer has made an honest man of m'col. Love and happiness to all!!' Confirming ...

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  19. Stephen Fry shares photo of wedding cake cutting with new husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... chose to marry in the county where he has spent much of his life. He rose to fame as part of a double act with Hugh Laurie, who he met at Cambridge University, and they worked together in A Bit of Fry and Laurie, Jeeves and Wooster, and Blackadder. ...

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  20. More Fool Me by Stephen FryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Star Online

    ... scripts and star in shows (particularly A Bit Of Fry And Laurie and Jeeves And Wooster ) with his comedy partner Hugh Laurie, and act in various films (including the critically acclaimed Wilde ). Sadly, keeping true to his opening paragraph, Fry ...

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