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Louis C.K. Interview on Reserve Channel
Louis C.K., stand-up comic, writer, director, and actor, is interviewed by James Poniewozik, journalist and television critic best known for his Time Magazine Tuned In column and blog with the same name. In part 1, Poniewozik asks the iconic comedian about his work on the hit show Louie. Recorded at The Paley Center for Media in New York City, with an introduction by David Bushman, television curator at The Paley Center for Media.
C.K. talks with Poniewozik about bad dates, his mother’s view on God, and his baseball pitching approach to comedy writing.
C.K. talks about money, alcohol, and his unusual deal with FX.
C.K. talks about the unique freedom he has in his writing process and his love/hate relationship with social media and his critics.
C.K. answers questions from the audience about cutting his teeth as an editor and videographer and the delicate balance of censorship versus irreverence.
C.K. fields questions from the audience and discusses his early years with the Dana Carvey show and how much improv takes place on the Louis set.
C.K. fields questions from the audience and says there are no jobs in Hollywood and that God gave him the middle finger.
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