WATCH: Hugh Laurie Performs on ‘Later… with Jools Holland’

Hugh Laurie on 'Later... with Jools Holland'

House star Hugh Laurie showed off some serious tickling of the ivories on the BBC music show Later… with Jools Holland on Tuesday (April 19). The 51-year-old English actor sang “Swanee River,” one of the 15 songs featured on his New Orleans blues-inspired debut, Let Them Talk (out in the UK on May 9). Check out his chat with host Jools Holland and his performance below. The piano man actually refers to guitars as “footloose, reckless characters.” Heh.