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Louis C.K. Will Finally Release His 1998 Directorial Debut

Louis C.K. Will Finally Release His 1998 Directorial Debut
Louie star/creator Louis C.K., who most recently co-starred in American Hustle, was on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno last night, where he revealed that his lost directorial debut, a 1998 black-and-white comedy entitled Tomorrow Night, will finally be distributed on his official website.

The film, which features early performances from comedians such as Steve Carell, Conan O'Brien, Wanda Sykes, J.B. Smoove and Amy Poehler in her first movie role, debuted at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival, although it was never picked up for distribution.

Starting next month, fans can purchase the film for just $5, only on the comedian's website. We have Louis C.K.'s interview segment from last night, which includes a clip from the comedy, with Louis C.K. explaining how he was able to finish the movie with the help of several celebrity friends.

"I sell everything on my website. I make specials and sell tickets, and its five
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Louis C.K. Returns to HBO with Exclusive Hour-Long Standup 'Oh My God'

Louis C.K. Returns to HBO with Exclusive Hour-Long Standup 'Oh My God'
Three-time Emmy winner Louis C.K. is doing his fourth stand-up special for HBO on April 13. "Louis C.K.: Oh My God" is an hour-long exclusive presentation of an all-new performance before a live audience at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix. The comedian's previous HBO credits include 2007's "Louis C.K.: Shameless" and two half-hour specials, 2005's "One Night Stand: Louis C.K." and a 1997 edition of "HBO Comedy Half Hour." "Oh My God" premieres at 10pm Et/Pt on April 13.
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Louis C.K. HBO special 'Oh My God' gets a premiere date

We'll likely be waiting until 2014 for any more of "Louie" on FX, but Louis C.K. isn't leaving our TV screens entirely for 2013.

HBO has a set a premiere date for his stand-up special "Louis C.K.: Oh My God." The one-hour special, taped in Phoenix during his recent tour, will air at 10 p.m. Et Saturday, April 13.

"Oh My God" will be C.K.'s fourth special for HBO. His last outing on the channel was "Louis C.K.: Shameless" in 2007; he's also done a "One Night Stand" special and a "Half-Hour Comedy Hour."

The new special will cover topics ranging from divorce to the food chain to "murder and mortality," HBO says.

As a warmup for the new special, here's an outtake from his self-released 2011 special "Live from the Beacon Theater" (Nsfw language throughout).
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HBO Announces Air Date for Louis C.K.'s Latest Stand-Up Special

HBO Announces Air Date for Louis C.K.'s Latest Stand-Up Special
Louis C.K. is taking a year-long hiatus from "Louie," the FX series he writes, directs, produces and stars in. With the show not set to return until 2014, fans of the comedian (and who isn't?) are going to have to get their fix where they can, whether that be C.K.'s recent appearance on Showtime's interview series "Inside Comedy" or his latest stand-up special. HBO's just announced the date for the latter -- "Louis C.K.: Oh My God," C.K.'s fifth special, will air on Saturday, April 13th. The hour-long show was taped at the Celebrity Theater in Phoenix in front of a live audiences, and features new material from the prolific comedian, who discusses the food chain, animals, divorce, strange anecdotes, broken morality, murder and mortality. This is the second hour-long special from C.K. to land on HBO -- the premium network also aired 2007's "Louis C.K.: Shameless,
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Louis C.K. returns to HBO for stand-up special

Comedian Louis C.K. will come back to HBO for a new stand-up special on the premium cable channel.

The new special will be taped during C.K.'s current tour, which is playing 16 sold-out venues and runs through February. There's no airdate set.

"I'm delighted to welcome the gifted Louis C.K. back to HBO," HBO Programming president Michael Lombardo says. "This comic genius remains one of the freshest voices on the scene, and HBO is proud to provide an uncensored forum for his provocative humor."

C.K. has a long history with HBO dating back to an appearance on the 1995 "Young Comedians Special." He's also done another long-form special for the channel ("Louis C.K.: Shameless") and been featured on the "Half-Hour Comedy Hour" and "One-Night Stand." Additionally, he was a writer for "The Chris Rock Show" and created and starred in the one-season comedy series "Lucky Louie."

He's coming off
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Louis C.K. to Tape New HBO Comedy Special

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Louis C.K. to Tape New HBO Comedy Special
Louis C.K, is bringing the laughs to HBO once again. The "Louie" funnyman, whose previous HBO specials include the 2007 stand-up special "Louis C.K.: Shameless" and 2005's "One Night Stand: Louis C.K.," is taping a new stand-up special for the cable outlet, HBO said Monday. Also read: "Louis C.K. Tells Hurricane Sandy, 'F--- You!'" The one-hour special will be taped at one of the stops on C.K.'s current tour, and will be directed by the comedian. He'll also executive-produce, along with Dave Becky and Blair Breard. The special will air in 2013. "I'm delighted
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Louis C.K. Contemplates the Eccentric Behavior of Being Louie

Louis C.K. contemplates the eccentric behavior of Being Louie

Comedian Louis C.K. is set to debut his new half-hour comedy series Louie tonight on FX with two back-to-back shows, Episode 1.01: Pilot (which follows the comedians exploits as he goes on both a field trip with his daughter and a romantic date, both of which end up badly) and Episode 2.02: Poker/Divorce (which finds Louis engaged in a friendly game of poker as his divorce proceedings become finalized).

Louie is a comedy filtered through the observational humor of Louis C.K. Each episode puts a spotlight on Louis' hectic life as a successful stand-up comedian and newly single father raising his two daughters. The single-camera comedy is a mix of Louis C.K.'s stand-up comedy and scripted short films. Louis C.K.serves as executive producer, writer and director on the show.

We recently caught up with him to
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