The new comedy is from Veep creator Armando Iannucci.
Based on the classic satirical novel from Joseph Heller, the six-episode limited series premieres May 17th.
Laurie will play a “charming and in-control American captain” in the series, which is set “mostly in space.”
George Clooney will focus on his producing and directorial obligations on the upcoming miniseries.
Damien Chazelle’s La La Land sweeps the night, winning every one of its nominations.
For a film about the importance of innovation, it’s a rather bleak affair.
Opening May 22nd and starring George Clooney, Hugh Laurie, and Britt Robertson.