Why did Hugh Laurie lose his original co-stars? *House*?
Why did the original actors (Dr. Chase and Foreman) and actress (Dr. Cameron) change roles in House?
I think I'm current on what happened in the show, even though it's back and forth from seasons on USA and the current season airings.
What I want to know is why did the original team split? Did the actors/actress want more money? Did they not enjoy the show anymore? I don't understand.
I just got in to the show and even got to watch the first episode. Everything I've watched seemed to be productive in a program point of view, I had no dislike for any character.
I don't see the benefit of the writers removing the characters from their roles so I assumed it was the stars themselves. Can anyone confirm?
Please don't speculate, if you can confirm, a link to the information would be greatly appreciated.
I'm watching Resignation now, part of the 8 hour marathon I recorded, and apparently the whole team is about to disperse in this episode.
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
they just wanted to switch up characters. things were getting stale...
- The Mad HatterLv 61 decade ago
The said it was getting very monotonous and they wanted to introduce something new while keeping the old cast intact , so they pushed chase and cameron in sidelines and introduced a new team for house, apparently they wanted to put in some fresh one liners for house to use.Source(s): DVD Extras of season 4.