Hugh Laurie | Age, Height, Net Worth (2023), Kids, Facts

About Hugh Laurie

Hugh Laurie whose full real name (Birth name) is James Hugh Calum Laurie is a very talented, popular, and versatile English Actor, comedian, writer, and musician. He is best known for his works in Movies and TV shows like House, The Night Manager, Stuart Little, Blackadder, Avenue 5, 101 Dalmatians, Jeeves and Wooster, Tomorrowland, Chance, Roadkill, Veep, The Simpsons & More.

Hugh Laurie (Born on June 11, 1959, in Blackbird Leys, Oxford, UK) is 64 years old with around 6 feet and 2 inches tall in height. As of 2023, Hugh’s net worth is roughly $40 million to $50 million. He charged roughly between $300,000 – $400,000 per episode in the TV series House (2004). 

Educational Background

Talking about formal education, Hugh Laurie attended Dragon School and Eton College. He studied archaeology and anthropology majoring in social anthropology. In the year 1981, He officially graduated with third-class honors. 

Family Background

Hugh Laurie was born to lovely parents, Ran Laurie (father) and Patricia (mother). At the age of 73 years old, In the year 1989, His mom passed away due to motor neuron disease. According to him, His mom didn’t like him, and had a strained relationship with his mother.

He is the youngest child of his parents. He has altogether three siblings Named Charles Alexander Lyon Mundell Laurie, Janet Laurie, and Susan Laurie. 

Marriage Relationship

In the year 1989, Hugh Laurie married his beautiful wife named Jo Green.  They have three children named Rebecca Augusta Laurie, Charles Archibald Laurie, and William Albert Laurie. 

Did You Know?

  • At the age of six years old, Hugh Laurie took piano lessons. He can play more than seven musical instruments including piano, guitar, drums, harmonica, and saxophone.
  • He is the author and writer of the novel The Gun Seller release in the year 1996. 
  • He is a big fan or supporter of Arsenal FC. 
  • Hugh’s Fluent American accent and dimwitted English characteristics are the trademarks that make him unique in the crowd. 

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

Name Hugh Laurie
Profession Actor, comedian, writer, and musician
Country UK
Residence LA
Nationality English
Net Worth (2023) $40 million to $50 million (Roughly Estimated)
Age 64 years old (2023)
Height 6’ 2’’
Marital Status Married
Educational Qualification Graduate

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Social Media Presence

His official Twitter account has more than 1.5M Followers. 

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