Atlanta, Better Things, Horace and Pete, Veep named Peabody Award winners
Congrats to Donald Glover, Pamela Adlon, Louis CK and the cast of Veep for joining the illustrious list of winners of The Peabody Awards. CK pulled off a double-win, as he co-created FX’s Better Things and also fully funded and created his own streaming dramedy, Horace and Pete, on his own web... [Read More]
‘Atlanta,’ ‘Horace and Pete,’ ‘Better Things,’ and ‘Veep’ Win Peabody Awards
The seven entertainment winners of this year’s Peabody Awards were announced today, and the list is dominated by comedy series. Donald Glover’s FX series Atlanta was named a winner alongside HBO’s Veep and two Louis C.K. projects (Horace and Pete and Pamela Adlo... [Read More]
Louis C.K. tells Howard Stern how he cast “Horace and Pete,” sold it online and lost millions (so far)
Louis CK appeared on Monday morning's edition of The Howard Stern Show on SiriusXM, wherein he acknowledged that he needed the publicity now to help spur sales of his DIY-TV drama, Horace and Pete. CK had sprung the show's first episode online on his website in January as a complete surprise to his ... [Read More]
Louis C.K. Says ‘Horace and Pete’ Put Him “Millions of Dollars in Debt”
Louis C.K.’s new series Horace and Pete just wrapped up its 10-episode run (check out our review here), and it turns out that C.K.’s latest experimental release hasn’t been yielding the kind of profits he had hoped for — at least, not yet. Speaking to Howard Stern today, C.K.... [Read More]
With ‘Horace and Pete’, Louis C.K. Succeeded with His Most Ambitious Project Yet
There are two important things to know before committing to the 10-episode run of Louis C.K.’s Horace and Pete: It’s not a comedy, and it’s better for it. Yes, the nine or so hours that comprise the web series are dotted with occasional laughs. But you won’t find the steady u... [Read More]
With ‘Horace and Pete’, Louis C.K. Succeeded with His Most Ambitious Project Yet
There are two important things to know before committing to the 10-episode run of Louis C.K.’s Horace and Pete: It’s not a comedy, and it’s better for it. Yes, the nine or so hours that comprise the web series are dotted with occasional laughs. But you won’t find the steady u... [Read More]
Louis C.K. on ‘Louie’: “I Can’t Feel That Show Anymore”
Now that all ten episodes of Louis C.K.’s self-released series Horace and Pete are out, HitFix published a glowing, comprehensive review of the show that features some quotes C.K. sent over email, and it’s not the best news for fans hoping for more Louie episodes sooner than later: It tu... [Read More]
Louis C.K. on ‘Louie’: “I Can’t Feel That Show Anymore”
Now that all ten episodes of Louis C.K.’s self-released series Horace and Pete are out, HitFix published a glowing, comprehensive review of the show that features some quotes C.K. sent over email, and it’s not the best news for fans hoping for more Louie episodes sooner than later: It tu... [Read More]
Louis C.K. on ‘Louie’: “I Can’t Feel That Show Anymore”
Now that all ten episodes of Louis C.K.’s self-released series Horace and Pete are out, HitFix published a glowing, comprehensive review of the show that features some quotes C.K. sent over email, and it’s not the best news for fans hoping for more Louie episodes sooner than later: It tu... [Read More]
Imagine Louis CK’s “Horace and Pete” as a Cheers sitcom with laugh track
Louis C.K. has made seven episodes of his self-financed, self-made TV series, Horace and Pete, so far. He acknowledges it's not a sitcom, unless you consider it as what the bar from Cheers would look like if you visited it during the afternoon -- 2 to 5 p.m. -- before "happy hour." So the folks [&he... [Read More]