James Hugh Calum Laurie, OBE (born June 11, 1959), known professionally as Hugh Laurie, is an English actor, voice artist, comedian, writer, musician, recording artist, director, author and singer who is best known for his role as Dr. Gregory House in the Fox medical drama series House from 2004 to 2012.

He played Jasper in the 1996 Disney live-action remake of 101 Dalmatians, and voiced Wing Commander Gutsy in the 2005 animated film Valiant. He also starred as David Nix in the 2015 Disney science fiction film Tomorrowland, alongside George Clooney.