An actor, filmmaker, writer and comedian Louis C K needs no introduction. He is an all-rounder known for his humorous and slapstick performance. Louis C K has a huge fan base and he has earned lots of respect through the entertainment world. It is not easy to make people laugh. Louis C K is god gifted with this talent which has made him one of the most successful comedians in the world. You may know about his professional life. But do you guys know about his personal life yet?
Let’s look into what actually does Louis C K’s life look like from his Biography, Age, Married, Wife, Divorce and many more.
Caption: Louis C K looks stunning in the black and white effect picture
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Louis born on September 12, 1967, in Washington D.C.is currently at the age of 50. Louis Szekely popularly known as Louis C K was born to his fortunate parents Mexican- Hungarian Luis Szekely and American- Irish Mary Louise Szekely. He is currently at the age of 51 but still manages to look young. Louis, along with his family relocated to Mexico City when he was at a very small age of one. Later at the age of seven, his family moved to Boston, Massachusetts. Unfortunately, when Louis was at the age of ten, his parents got divorced. After that Louis, along with his three sisters were raised by his single mother in Newton, Massachusetts.
Caption: Louis C K looks no different since his young age till now
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Louis completed his schooling from Newton High School in 1985 when his age was eighteen years old. After graduating, he took up a job as an auto mechanic. There is no other information available in the media about his education.
In 1984, Louis started his career with a debut in stand-up comedy at a Boston comedy club’s open-mic night where he performed only for two minutes whereas, the time located was for five minutes. He could not perform well due to lack of materials. He was discouraged and went far from comedy for around two years. At late 90’s comedy did not suit him so for his living he started performing with Denis Leary and Lenny Clarke. In 1989, Louis relocated to Manhattan and started to work as a staff for Caroline’s Comedy Hour. He always has a passion to make others laugh through his humor which got him to this phase of his life. He took up writing for ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’, in 1993 and became the first standup comedian to perform there. He has performed in various TV series, comedy shows and many more. He debuted as a writer and director with independent feature film Tomorrow Night.
Caption: After being discouraged Louis C K went far from comedy for around two years
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Louis married to artist and painter Alix Bailey who lived in New York in 1995. The couple has two daughters Marry Louise Szekely and Kitty Szekely. Unfortunately, the couple got a divorce in 2008.
Caption: Louis got divorce from his wife, Alix Bailey in 2008
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They share the custody of their two daughters. Moving towards his economic side, Louis has a net worth of $35 Million. He deserves each and every penny he has earned through his hard works and dedications.
Louis won the Primetime Emmy Award for ‘Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program’ for his work on The Chris Rock Show in 1999. Throughout his journey, Louis has been nominated for 52 awards in which he has won 14 out of them. The awards include Golden Globe Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, Television Critics Association Awards, and Writer Guild of America Awards. His film Hilarious was honored with the Grammy Awards for Best Comedy Album and the Comedy Award for the Stand-up special.
Caption: Louis at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
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Louis’s debut in writing and directing started in 1998 with his independent feature film ‘Tomorrow Night’. In 2001, he wrote and directed his second feature film ‘Pootie Tang’ with co-writer Chris Rock. In 2001, his first hour-long special ‘Shameless’ was released in HBO. Along with his comedy, Louis is famous for his writing and directing skills as well. He also has acted in numerous movies such as Role Models, Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins, American Hustle, Blue Jasmine, The Invention of Lying and many more. He also has performed in a comic act like Comic Search, Comic Strip Live, Evening at the Improv and MTV Half Hour Comedy Hour. Louis directed film I Love You Daddy. The movie I Love You Daddy follows the story of the television producer and his reaction to his teenage daughter falling in love with a much older man.
Louis has 19k followers and like on his Facebook page. Talking about his twitter, he is very active there which shows from his twits. He has 69.2k followers on Twitter and 677 twits. Moving toward his Instagram, Louis has 52.4k followers on his Instagram account and has posted only 6 pictures.0 0
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