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Leighton Meester & Hugh Laurie Pick 'Oranges'

Leighton Meester & Hugh Laurie Pick 'Oranges'

Leighton Meester and House actor Hugh Laurie will star together in the upcoming indie The Oranges!

The 23-year-old Gossip Girl hottie will play a young woman who begins a romantic relationship with a much older family friend (Laurie). Filming is expected to start in April in NYC, according to Variety. Catherine Keener is also set to appear in the film, and Julian Farino will direct.

Leighton recently finished work on Love Don’t Let Me Down with Gwyneth Paltrow.

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  • nina

    OMG Awesome!!
    Leighton even worked with Hugh Laurie in “House”!!
    So happy they work together again!! :D can’t wait

  • Emma

    Ilod these two in House, hope they will have the same chemistry in this movie.

  • tiffany

    thats totally awesome.

  • scorpius07

    Didn’t Leighton play that younger girl who had the hots for House on ‘House’? She was the one who claimed that she had that “Rhino-thing”!

  • Rita

    omg I’m so jealous of Leighton Meester

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  • cheryl

    omg yayyy. they worked together too. love hugh laurie ;] and love leighton. cant waitttttt

  • mln

    yep she was blonde on House!

  • Agent

    this is what you get, when you turn a 13 yr old singer into a lame fk


    go back to the hills LeAnn….YOU HAVE NO GAME

  • Agent

    wrong blog
    who cares
    LeAnn is hillybilly trash

  • Patty

    OMG!!! Those two have AMAZING chemistry!!! Those two House episodes with Leighton were awesome… Yeah, I’m jealous too because I love Hugh Laurie ^_^! But I Iove Leighton too so I’m thrilled with the news!!!

  • Sophia

    Can’t wait to see this! Sounds really good.

  • illuminatea

    Hmm, sounds intriguing. I’m glad Leighton’s getting interesting roles like this.

  • Yesss

    I am excited about this!

  • Whoever

    I love Hugh!!!! Screw her! Im jealous!

  • Cate

    They were great together on House…..she’s one lucky chick!!! I adore Hugh Laurie, can’t wait to see him on the big screen!!

  • Bum

    LOVE Hugh Laurie!!

  • F

    Hot!! Awesome, cannot wait for the movie.

  • Jessica

    But I hope shes not to be Blonde in the movie ,she is very ugly if she is blonde.

  • kika

    hate her she is so boring,desperate,talentless ,fat and ugly dressesd

  • bean

    Yet another older man, younger woman romance! *yawns*

  • You in the end

    As so many have already said, Hugh and Leighton had terrific chemistry on House. I am sure they ll bring it on this movie. I am so excited about this. love hugh laurie

  • Marie

    oh Yeah !!!!! Hugh Laurie the master at wonderful dialogue without opening his mouth ,… he can speak volumes with a ‘ look’ , ….says more without speaking than most actors with a full page script .
    BRING IT ON !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • amelia

    noooooooooo! it should be Mila Kunis in this role!
    so desapointing leighton meester was chosen :(

  • cowboysdatingsite

    I love her!


    LOL she is so pathetic. FORGET the fact that she’s talentless, she is a total uptight in real life.

  • lakers fan in boston

    ive never seen the house episode with leighton in it but i saw a clip of it when she was trying 2 seduce house, so i think this movie sounds good
    a sequel 2 that episode in a way
    and sounds like this could be a way from leighton 2 open her opportunities

  • mandy

    i will definetly going to watch it. who could pass it?

  • Lara

    OMG! They’re gonna work togheter AGAIN! This is so cool! I loved her on House… And It’s my favorite show, so… Anyway, LOVED! <3

  • gg fan

    OMG this is so great loveee leighton and kika i have no idea what are you talking about

  • maria

    after reading these comments im gonna look up leighton on house. sounds good from the sound of it. and wen i heard leighton, hugh, and adam were gonna b in a film together, i was very glad, cant wait till it comes out.