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Audio interview: Andy Kindler goes after Louis C.K., state of comedy and more (Exclusive)

Audio interview: Andy Kindler goes after Louis C.K., state of comedy and more (Exclusive)

By | July 30, 2012 at 2:02 pm | 42 comments

As he does every year, comic's comic Andy Kindler delivered the State of the Industry Address at the Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal. For the uninitiated, the speech is delivered in a ballroom in front of hundreds of comedians and industry types. Kindler's charge is...

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‘Louie’ renewed for a fourth season

‘Louie’ renewed for a fourth season

By | July 28, 2012 at 11:50 am | No comments

At this morning's Television Critics Association event, FX has announced that Louis C.K.'s critically acclaimed show Louie will, indeed, return for a fourth season. Of course, this news isn't all that surprising, seeing as C.K. is just about the most-loved comedian of the past...

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Louis C.K., Modern Family, Colbert Report, Daily Show rule comedy categories at Emmys

Louis C.K., Modern Family, Colbert Report, Daily Show rule comedy categories at Emmys

By | July 19, 2012 at 12:34 pm | One comment

Snagging seven -- SEVEN -- primetime Emmy nominations this morning, Louis C.K. continues his placement in the comedy world – and more recently, mainstream entertainment -- as a critical darling. C.K. scored nominations for writing and directing in the variety special...

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Louis C.K. to Jon Stewart: ‘Let’s get back together and kill the Jews’ (Video)

Louis C.K. to Jon Stewart: ‘Let’s get back together and kill the Jews’ (Video)

By | July 17, 2012 at 11:52 am | 5 comments

Last night, Louis C.K. visited The Daily Show with Jon Stewart after the show's two-week hiatus. As expected the old friends chatted briefly about Louie, but things started to get even better when Stewart asked him to address the media's comments about C.K. allegedly...

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Watch Louis C.K. and Melissa Leo in the pickup truck scene from episode 2

Watch Louis C.K. and Melissa Leo in the pickup truck scene from episode 2

By | July 6, 2012 at 6:16 pm | 4 comments

We're sure it's just a miscommunication, but it's still a little funny. It seems that Louis C.K. tried uploading a clip from his own show, Louie, and YouTube denied the post, citing copyright reasons. But don't you worry. It was all sorted out and clip is now working. So...

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Louis C.K. addresses ticket scalpers: ‘It’s a tremendous risk’ (Exclusive)

Louis C.K. addresses ticket scalpers: ‘It’s a tremendous risk’ (Exclusive)

By | July 3, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 49 comments

When Louis C.K. announced on June 25 in a detailed e-mail and website post that he’d be selling tickets to his upcoming national tour exclusively through LouisCK.com for $45, he answered an important question before anyone even had a chance to ask it: What happens if someone...

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Bill Burr, Louis C.K. and more sampled for hip-hop album dedicated to comedy (Audio)

Bill Burr, Louis C.K. and more sampled for hip-hop album dedicated to comedy (Audio)

By | June 29, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 5 comments

Here's something cool for you comedy nerds who are also fans of electronica and hip-hop. An experimental producer by the name of GoJudo has put together an EP called Aura, and every song samples comedy bits from different comedians, including Sarah Silverman, Louis C.K., Bill...

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The Laughspin open comment thread for ‘Louie’

The Laughspin open comment thread for ‘Louie’

By | June 28, 2012 at 10:00 pm | 19 comments

Seeing as the most highly-anticipated comedy of the year, Louie is premiering in, oh, 30 minutes on the East Coast, I figured I'd do something simple, and hopefully fun. I'm opening this comment thread below. You can say whatever you want, so long as its on topic and you're not...

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Watch Louis C.K. host ‘ShortCuts’ from 1999 and his film ‘Ice Cream’

Watch Louis C.K. host ‘ShortCuts’ from 1999 and his film ‘Ice Cream’

By | June 27, 2012 at 2:14 pm | One comment

In 1999, Louis C.K. hosting a show on PBS called ShortCuts, which featured indie films made by up-and-coming filmmakers. In the episode below, C.K. shows his own 1993 film Ice Cream to a trio of well-known movie critics, who are played by comedian William Stephenson, Robert...

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