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Louis C.K.


Louis C.K. was born on September 12, 1967 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Louis Szekely. He is a writer and producer, known for Louie (2010), American Hustle (2013) and Horace and Pete (2016). He was previously married to Alix Bailey. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 24 wins & 82 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Louie
Louie Writer
(2010-2015)
American Hustle
American Hustle Stoddard Thorsen
(2013)
Horace and Pete
(2016)
Better Things
Better Things Writer
(2016-2017)

Filmography

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  The Cops (TV Series) (creator) (announced)
  Better Things (TV Series) (created by - 20 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (written by - 17 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (teleplay by - 2 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (story by - 1 episode, 2017)
- Graduation (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
- White Rock (2017) ... (creator) / (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Arnold Hall (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Blackout (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Eulogy (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2017 I Love You, Daddy (screenplay by) / (story by)
 2017 Louis C.K. 2017 (TV Special documentary)
  Baskets (TV Series) (created by - 20 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (written by - 1 episode, 2016)
- Circus (2017) ... (creator)
- Yard Sale (2017) ... (creator)
- Funeral (2017) ... (creator)
- Denver (2017) ... (creator)
- Marthager (2017) ... (creator)
  Horace and Pete (TV Series) (created by - 10 episodes, 2016) (written by - 10 episodes, 2016)
- Episode #1.10 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.9 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.8 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.7 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
  Louie (TV Series) (written by - 54 episodes, 2010 - 2015) (creator - 38 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (created by - 23 episodes, 2012 - 2015) (story - 4 episodes, 2011 - 2015) (teleplay - 4 episodes, 2011 - 2015) (story by - 3 episodes, 2015) (teleplay by - 3 episodes, 2015)
- The Road: Part 2 (2015) ... (creator) / (story) / (teleplay)
- The Road: Part 1 (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Sleepover (2015) ... (creator) / (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Untitled (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Bobby's House (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2015 Louis C.K.: Live at the Comedy Store (TV Special documentary) (written by)
 2013 Louis C.K. Oh My God (TV Special documentary) (written by)
 2012 Before We Made It (TV Movie) (creator)
 2011 Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater (Video documentary) (written by)
 2010 Louis C.K.: Hilarious (TV Special documentary) (written by)
 2009 Louis C.K.'s Last Chance (Video short) (uncredited)
 2009 Just for Laughs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Whoopi Goldberg (2009) ... (writer)
 2008 Louis C.K.: Chewed Up (TV Special documentary) (written by)
 2007 Louis C.K. Learns About the Catholic Church (Video short) (uncredited)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (12 episodes, 1997 - 2007) (additional material - 2 episodes, 2002 - 2004) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Zach Braff/Maroon 5 (2007) ... (segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
- Scarlett Johansson/Björk (2007) ... (segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
- Will Ferrell/Queens of the Stone Age (2005) ... (segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
- Ben Affleck/N.E.R.D. (2004) ... (additional material - segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
- Christina Aguilera/Maroon 5 (2004) ... (segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
 2007 I Think I Love My Wife (screenplay)
  Lucky Louie (TV Series) (creator - 13 episodes, 2006 - 2007) (writer - 3 episodes, 2006) (story - 1 episode, 2006) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2006)
- Clown Time Is Over (2007) ... (creator)
- Kim Moves Out (2006) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Louie Quits (2006) ... (creator)
- Confession (2006) ... (creator)
- Drinking (2006) ... (creator)
 2007 Louis C.K.: Shameless (TV Special documentary) (written by)
 2006 Searching for Nixon (Video short)
 2005 One Night Stand (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Louis C.K. (2005)
 2004 Saint Louie (TV Movie)
 2002-2003 Cedric the Entertainer Presents (TV Series) (writer - 16 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.16 (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.15 (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.14 (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.13 (2003) ... (writer)
 2002 2002 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special)
 2001 Comedy Central Presents (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Louis C.K. (2001) ... (writer)
 2001 Pootie Tang (written by)
 2001 Down to Earth (screenplay)
 2000 ShortCuts (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Comedy: Part 3 (2000) ... (segments "Ugly Revenge", "Highjacker")
  The Chris Rock Show (TV Series) (writer - 23 episodes, 1997 - 1999) (written by - 5 episodes, 1997)
- Episode dated 26 November 1999 (1999) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 12 November 1999 (1999) ... (writer)
- Episode #4.7 (1999) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.10 (1999) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 8 October 1999 (1999) ... (writer)
 1998 Tomorrow Night (writer)
 1996-1997 Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (TV Series) (additional material - 2 episodes)
- Memoirs (1997) ... (additional material)
- Bees and SIDS (1996) ... (additional material)
 1996 HBO Comedy Half-Hour (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Louis C.K. (1996) ... (writer)
 1996 The Dana Carvey Show (TV Series) (head writer - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (1996) ... (head writer)
- Episode #1.7 (1996) ... (head writer)
- The Szechuan Dynasty Dana Carvey Show (1996) ... (head writer)
- The Pepsi Stuff Dana Carvey Show (1996) ... (head writer)
- The Diet Mug Root Beer Dana Carvey Show (1996) ... (head writer)
 1995 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 11 episodes)
- Episode dated 7 August 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 31 July 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 27 July 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 25 July 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 24 July 1995 (1995) ... (writer)
 1995 Brunch (TV Movie)
 1995 Hello There (TV Movie)
 1995 Highjacker (TV Movie)
  Howie Mandel's Sunny Skies (TV Series) (1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Episode #1.10 (1995) ... (segment "'The Letter V'")
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... (writer)
 1993-1994 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 291 episodes)
- Episode #2.73 (1994) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.72 (1994) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.71 (1994) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.70 (1994) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.69 (1994) ... (writer)
 1993 Ice Cream (Short)
 1990 Caesar's Salad (Short)
 1989 Caroline's Comedy Hour (TV Series) (2 episodes)
Show Show Producer (35 credits)
Show Show Actor (38 credits)
Show Show Director (24 credits)
Show Show Editor (11 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (7 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (7 credits)
Show Show Self (86 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (14 credits)

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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Louie C.K. | Louis CK | Louis Szekely

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his material about fatherhood] I started talking about it on stage a lot, just to blow off steam. I never thought I'd do material about kids, but I started getting really stressed out and not sleeping a lot. It's a very difficult thing, way harder than anything I've described to you so far. And the stakes are so much higher and more exhilarating and wonderful and all that. I started talking ... See more »

Trivia:

After high school, he was offered admission into New York University's Tisch School of the Arts but he did not bother to apply. See more »

Trademark:

His goatee See more »

Nickname:

Louie

Star Sign:

Virgo

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