One of the better shows on right now.. But for how much longer?

TO find fame and fortune in America Hugh Laurie had to adopt a trademark limp for the role of Dr Gregory House.

But that realistic limp could force him out of the TV series that earns him £250,000 an episode because of the pain of contorting his body.

ďThe show might last to series seven, eight or nine but I donít know if I will,Ē he said last night, ďbecause Iím starting to lose my knees a little bit.

ďItís a lot of hip work. Thereís things going badly wrong. I need to do yoga.Ē