December 10, 2009 / 11:22 PM / in 8 years

Hugh Laurie to direct "House" episode

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Hugh Laurie, star of the hit Fox series “House,” will step behind the show’s camera for the first time to direct an episode.

<p>British actor Hugh Laurie accepts the award for Favorite Male TV Star at the 35th annual People's Choice awards in Los Angeles January 7, 2009. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok</p>

“I am thrilled, daunted and honored -- with a ‘u’ -- by this new responsibility,” British actor Laurie said. “‘House’ scripts are Faberge eggs, and I will try my very hardest not to drop this one on a stone floor.”

Laurie directed the U.K. series “Fortysomething,” in which he also starred.

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