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After becoming famous for becoming the grouchy and morally complex Dr. House on Fox's House, Hugh Laurie has shed what used to be a career in comedy, and now seems poised to take on his biggest bad guy role yet. He's in talks to join Tomorrowland, the Brad Bird-directed Disney project that already has George Clooney on board in the lead role. Because we don't know much at all about Tomorrowland-- that Brad Bird loves his secrecy!-- there's no detail on what Laurie's role might be, with THR only willing to call him the antagonist. Bird will be directing from a script by former Lost show runner Damon Lindelof and Jeff Jensen, an editor at Entertainment Weekly. Lindelof also comes by his love of secrecy honest, having worked on the J.J. Abrams-produced Lost and then put in work on Prometheus, which contained plenty of twists kept »

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