Rebecca Laurie is an actor, she is known for the film, Wit. she is also the daughter of Hugh Laurie. Rebecca’s father Hugh is an English actor, author, comedian, director, musician, and singer. He is known for portraying the title character on the medical drama television series House, for which he received two Golden Globe Awards and nominations for numerous other accolades.
Rebecca Laurie; Profile Summary
|Full name||Rebecca Augusta Laurie|
|Famous as||Actor and daughter of Hugh Laurie|
|Date of Birth||September 10, 1993|
|Place of Birth||London, United Kingdom|
|Age||28 years old as of 2021|
|Parents||Father- Hugh Laurie, Mother- Jo Green|
|Siblings||Charles Archibald Laurie, William Albert Laurie|
Born on September 10, 1993, in London, United Kingdom, the daughter of Hugh Laurie and Jo Green, Rebecca Laurie is 30 years old as of 2021. She is English by Nationality and his zodiac sign is Capricorn. Rebecca is not the only child of his parents. she has two other siblings, they are Charles Archibald Laurie and William Albert Laurie.
Rebecca’s father, Hugh was listed in the 2011 Guinness World Records as the most-watched leading man on television and was one of the highest-paid actors in a television drama, earning £250,000 ($409,000) per episode of House. His other television credits include arms dealer Richard Onslow Roper in the miniseries The Night Manager (2016), for which he won his third Golden Globe Award, and Senator Tom James in the HBO sitcom Veep (2012–2019), for which he received his 10th Emmy Award nomination.
How did Rebecca Laurie’s parents meet? The couples have not really stated how they did meet. However, Augusta’s mother Jo Green was a theatre administrator and they got married on16 June 1989 in the Camden area of London. They got married in a beautiful ceremony in the presence of friends and family. Her father, Laurie’s best friend, and long-time comedy partner Stephen Fry was the best man at his wedding and is the godfather of Rebecca Laurie and his siblings. The couples have been married 32 years with no marriage drama and divorce rumors.
It seems the whole family has acting in their blood. Rebecca’s eldest brother Charlie played a small role as baby William in A Bit of Fry & Laurie, during a sketch entitled “Special Squad”. Rebecca herself as I said earlier is an actor and she had a role in the film Wit as five-year-old Vivian Bearing. Her elder brother William also played a role in the movie Fortysomething (2003).
While appearing on Inside the Actors Studio in 2006, Rebecca Laurie’s father Hugh discussed his struggles with severe clinical depression. He told host James Lipton that he first concluded he had a problem whilst driving in a charity demolition derby, during which he realized that seeing two cars collide and explode made him feel bored rather than excited or frightened; he quipped that “boredom is not an appropriate response to exploding cars”. He continues to have regular sessions with a psychotherapist.