Pamela Adlon Looks Back on Louis C.K.'s TV Marriage Proposal
by Megh Wright "I remember Louie called me from a comedy club in Peoria, Illinois, and he said, 'Please don’t do that other show. You have to play my wife on television. I need you to. This has to happen.' Even though I was married at the time, I remember hanging up the phone, thinking, 'Okay,... [Read More]
'SNL' Review: Louis C.K. Is Still Hilarious, In Case Anyone Was Wondering
by Erik Voss When Louis C.K. last hosted SNL in November 2012, there was magic in the air. A week after Superstorm Sandy walloped New York, with huge parts of the city still without power, it just felt appropriate to see a comedian so emblematic of the New York spirit, with its gritty nature and hea... [Read More]
Online only: Louis C.K.’s SNL “Space Encounter”
Here's another Saturday Night Live sketch with host Louis C.K. that didn't make it past Saturday night's dress rehearsal. One man's space junk is another man's space hunk, am I right? This sketch, "Space Encounter," takes the Star Trek motif, puts CK in Klingon get-ups or whatnot -- they never do sa... [Read More]
Todd Barry “The Crowd Work Tour,” a film special from Louis C.K., an interview via emails
Any comedian can claim a personal association with Louis C.K., and if you're connected to any New York City stand-up on Facebook these days, then you've likely already read a knowing (and winking) status update or two hundred. They all want what Todd Barry has. An actual connection to Louis C.K., bo... [Read More]
Don Jamieson: Hell Bent For Laughter (Album Review)
It’s the morning commute.  You’re in the car, you’re stuck in traffic, and you have the radio on.  America’s newest pop sensation comes on singing the song that gets stuck in your head all day.  That sucks!  Instead of starting your day off on the wrong fo... [Read More]
Louis C.K. will return to host SNL March 29th
Last Saturday during Lena Dunham’s turn as host, Saturday Night Live announced that the hilarious Louis C.K. will be returning to host the show on March 29th. This will be C.K.’s second go around, having hosted the show back in 2012. His first stint made for a great episode with sketches... [Read More]
South by Southwest Comedy
The decision to align the bulk of comedy programming from the second (Music-heavy) extended weekend to the first (Interactive-oriented) weekend has already proven to be an overwhelmingly correct decision. Comedians don’t have to compete with raucous music showcases blaring away next door to a ... [Read More]
Zach Galifianakis to Star in Louis C.K.'s New FX Pilot
by Megh Wright It's only been a little over a month since Louis C.K. signed a multi-year development deal with FX to create and produce new shows, but it looks like he already has another hit series lined up for the network. At TCA today, FX announced that C.K. has landed a pilot order for an untitl... [Read More]
Louis C.K. Announces Release of 'Tomorrow Night' on 'Leno'
by Megh Wright Louis C.K. was a guest on Leno last night, and in the above clip he tells Jay all about his secret desire to not get his daughters Christmas presents, then he makes the cool announcement that Tomorrow Night, the first full-length (and previously unreleased) feature film he made in 19... [Read More]
Watch Louis C.K. Tell Jerry Seinfeld When 'Louie' Will End
by Megh Wright The third season of Jerry Seinfeld's web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee debuts today with guest Louis C.K. Watch the episode above to see C.K. dish all kinds of info on the upcoming season of his hit FX series Louie, including how many episodes he's written so far, hiring Ste... [Read More]