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The life of Louis CK, a divorced comedian with two kids living in New York.

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 Louie (61 episodes, 2010-2015)
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 Lilly (32 episodes, 2010-2015)
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 Jane (30 episodes, 2010-2015)
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Louie is a stand-up comedian and divorced father of two girls. This series follows him through his everyday life, as he meets various characters, struggles with his love life and pursues humor. Written by Anonymous

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Misery loves comedy. (season 3)

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Louis C.K. has said that continuity is not hugely important to his series, with each episode having its own "end goal". Louie's immediate family has been a major example of this. In Season 1, two different versions of his mother appeared (one a miserable, selfish old woman, and the other a kind and likable middle-aged woman) and he had a loser brother named Robert; in Season 2, his mom doesn't appear, and Robert no longer exists, having been replaced by two sisters (one a likable, tough, pregnant woman, the other a mentally disturbed mother of a sullen teenager) and Season 3's finale introduced another sister portrayed by Amy Poehler. Different actresses have also been used to play his daughters without any explanation. See more »

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Referenced in Tosh.0: MMA Girl Chokes Out Guy (Rematch) (2012) See more »

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Brother Louie
Written by Errol Brown and Tony Wilson
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Started Slow But Faith in Louie
14 September 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show as everything else can be compared to other shows but it is its own in many ways. First of which can be said is kudos to Louis C.K. is he greatly underrated and should be a much more respected star. His comedy is genuine and honest and i know it sounds corny but his show feels very real the dialogue and the situations are how real life i think would be. I've heard it be compared to seinfeld but the only comparison is that there are clips of louie doing stand up, the actual show is nothing like it. Also id like to commend FX on giving it time to grow, they are a very good network for that, same with SUNNY IN PHILLY, that show grew into an excellent show. Shows get canceled to quickly. Anyways to sum up. Louie gets a 10/10, its just my opinion.


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