It was Laurie’s idea to have the character wear sneakers, because he thought “a person with a cane needs useful shoes”; the Fox studios’ wardrobe department saved thirty-seven pairs of Nike Shox available. House has worn T-shirts designed by well-known designers similar to Barking Irons and Lincoln Mayne, but also by much less known designers corresponding to Andrew Buckler and Taavo. The shirts are usually kept tied in a ball overnight to get them to wrinkle. House speaks a number of languages, demonstrating fluency in English, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Hindi, and Mandarin. He listens to jazz, performs the piano (as does Hugh Laurie) and has an curiosity in vintage electrical guitars.
Cast And Characters
The ultimate season’s opening episode partly explores what path an imprisoned House would take apart from practicing medication, revealing physics as his other forte. The episode “Body & Soul” makes a nod to this …