Comedian Louis C.K.At North Fork Theatre
As a comedy writer, Louis C.K. has written for "Saturday Night Live," "The Late Show with David Letterman," "Late Night with Conan O'Brien," "The Dana Carvey Show," and "The Chris Rock Show." He was ranked #98 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time, and appeared on the "Ten Comics to Watch" list, in both Variety in 2000 and Hollywood Reporter in 2002.
Louis C.K. is an Emmy Award-winning American stand-up comedian, writer, actor, producer, and director. He is best known for directing and writing the feature-length film "Pootie Tang," starring a character he created for "The Chris Rock Show." Louis cowrote the Chris Rock films "Down to Earth" and "I Think I Love My Wife." He won an Emmy for best writing in a variety or comedy series for his work on "The Chris Rock Show" in 1999. Louis has also performed stand-up on "Late Night with Conan O'Brien," "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," and "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
In 2005, Louis starred in a half-hour HBO special, as part of the stand-up series "One Night Stand." The following year, he began starring in the series "Lucky Louie," which was described as a bluntly realistic portrayal of family life. "Lucky Louie" was an enjoyably entertaining HBO sitcom that was filmed in front of a live audience. In 2007, Louis starred in his own hour-long HBO special, titled "Shameless."