Louie is a mix of narrative and stand-up comedy, with comedian Louis C.K. telling jokes interspersed with vignettes starring C.K. as himself, a middle-aged, divorced father of two young girls, trying to navigate his daily life in New York City.
June 29, 2010
Tuesdays at 11 p.m. EST on FX.
In 2009, Louis C.K. signed a deal to create a show for FX, in which he produced a pilot on his own for a small budget. Louie was picked up as a series produced in the same format, with C.K. putting together each episode as writer, director, producer, editor and star.
Louis C.K. as Louie
Louie was created by star Louis C.K., who also writes and directs each episode. C.K., M. Blair Breard and Dave Becky serve as executive producers.