Two-time Golden Globe winner Hugh Laurie is back one last time as TV's favorite misanthrope Dr. Gregory House in the hit series' eighth and final season. When House returns to Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital after an unconventional release from his prison sentence, he finds himself under a surprising new chain of command and dealing with personnel changes to his staff. Together, House and his new team take on the most baffling medical cases yet and face challenges of both the mind and heart as this television phenomenon comes to a close with these final 22 gripping episodes from this beloved and brilliant show.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has made the formal announcement today that House - Season 8
- the show's final season - will be coming home to DVD and Blu-ray Disc on August 21st
. Priced at $59.98 SRP for the 5-disc DVD version, there's anamorphic widescreen video, English Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound, and subtitles in English and Spanish. The 5-disc Blu-ray edition is priced at $74.98 SRP, and includes high-def widescreen video, English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, and subtitles in English and Spanish...plus it includes UltraViolet downloadable digital versions of the episodes (offer must be redeemed by 4/30/2015). Both versions can be pre-ordered from Amazon
right away. Finalized package art, and extras, haven't been revealed yet. Nor is there any word about any sort of "Complete Series
" set at this time. Stay tuned, though, and we'll keep you updated!