Louis C.K. Reportedly Called in to WNYC to Defend Bill de Blasio This Morning
Over the past few weeks, Louis C.K. has been spotted shadowing NYC mayor Bill de Blasio for a mysterious new comedy project, and today C.K. returned the favor by defending de Blasio against “clickbait” journalism on public radio. C.K. called in to WNYC’s Brian Lehrer Show, and whil... [Read More]
Louis C.K. is taking a hiatus from “Louie” and his latest Madison Square Garden performance is available for a buck
As you very well may know by now, Louis C.K. will be taking an extended hiatus from his award-winning FX show Louie. But don’t fret, with other projects always in the works, he’ll have something coming down the pike before you know it. He always does. Recently, he’s been trailing N... [Read More]
Louis C.K. Is Taking a Break from ‘Louie’ to Work on Other Projects
The fifth season of Louie wrapped up back in May, and while FX hasn’t officially renewed it yet, Louis C.K. has decided to put the show on an “extended hiatus” to focus on his other projects currently in the works. “After writing, directing, starring in and mostly editing 61 ... [Read More]
FX Orders Pamela Adlon and Louis C.K.’s ‘Better Things’ to Series
Pamela Adlon is headed to FX with some help from her friend and collaborator Louis C.K. According to Variety, the pay network has given a 10-episode series order to Better Things, which stars Adlon as “a single mother and working actress who is struggling to raise three daughters.” C.K. ... [Read More]
Louis C.K., Jimmy Fallon, Ray Romano, Steven Wright to perform at Denis Leary’s 2015 “Comics Come Home” charity show
Every year in The fall Denis Leary has put on a charitable show, Comics Come Home. It’s a regal affair with the best comedians in the business heading to Boston for a night of stand-up comedy that raises money for The Cam Neely Foundation. This year will be the 21st year of the show, making [&... [Read More]
Tig Notaro set to star in new comedy from Louis C.K. on Amazon
Everything is turning up Tig. And that’s not an understatement. Netflix recently released the documentary, Tig, which tells the incredible story of her search and discovery of humor and love amid devastating news. Showtime released its own doc with her entitled Knock Knock, It’s Tig Nota... [Read More]
Amazon Orders a Pilot by Louis C.K. and Diablo Cody Starring Tig Notaro
It’s already a big year for Tig Notaro, but it just got even better, because according to THR, the standup just signed on to star in a single-cam, semi-autobiographical pilot for Amazon. Notaro will co-write the pilot with Juno’s Diablo Cody, and both will co-executive produce alongside ... [Read More]
Charles Grodin Calls Louis C.K. “the Single Most Talented Person That I’ve Ever Worked With”
Charles Grodin has been submitted as a guest comedy actor contender for this year’s Emmys for his role on Louie, so Deadline recently sat down with the actor for an interview about his career, why he took a break from acting in the ’90s, and what he’s learned from working with Loui... [Read More]
Watch the Trailer for The Secret Life of Pets with Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet and Kevin Hart
The Secret Life of Pets is a comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Comedy superstars Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet and Kevin Hart make their animated feature-film debuts in the film, which co-stars Ellie Kemper, Lake Bell, Jenny Slate, Bobby Moynihan, Hannib... [Read More]
Louis C.K. Got Into a Fight with Lorne Michaels Over His 2014 ‘SNL’ Monologue
Judd Apatow’s new book of interviews Sick in the Head has been in stores for a week now, and among the many juicy stories in the book is from Apatow’s 2014 interview with Louis C.K. about his second time hosting SNL. C.K. told Apatow that his monologue from the episode (you can watch it ... [Read More]