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Life with Louie 

Adventures of Louie Anderson as a child, growing up with his sweet-hearted mother, his loud and war crazed father, his 10 siblings, and children at school who love to tease him.

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Louie Anderson
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Louie Anderson ...  Andy Anderson (Dad) / ... 38 episodes, 1995-1998
Edie McClurg ...  Ora Anderson (Mom) 38 episodes, 1995-1998
Justin Shenkarow ...  Michael Grunewald / ... 35 episodes, 1995-1998
Miko Hughes ...  Tommy Anderson 34 episodes, 1995-1998
Debi Derryberry ...  Jeannie Harper 33 episodes, 1995-1998
Justin Jon Ross Justin Jon Ross ...  Toddler 21 episodes, 1996-1998
Terrence 'T.C.' Carson ...  Gus / ... 17 episodes, 1995-1998
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Adventures of Louie Anderson as a child, growing up with his sweet-hearted mother, his loud and war crazed father, his 10 siblings, and children at school who love to tease him.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 June 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Afacan Louie See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(37 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

The cartoon became a massive cult favorite in Eastern Europe and Russia, due to its repeated showings during the 2000s and good quality dubbing work, and also thanks to the wide availability of the children's channel Fox Kids, which ran the series. Many were attracted to the grounded humor and characters too, which stood out among some of the more outlandish animated comedies. People from those countries who grew up around that time consider the show one of the most cherished animated series ever, and several of its jokes are quoted to this day. In a 2016 interview, Louie Anderson claimed he had 300,000 Twitter followers from those regions alone. In comparison, the show is mostly forgotten in the United States. See more »

Quotes

Andy Anderson: [Hanging onto rain gutter] Hurry up, you kids, I'm losing my grip!
Grunewald: [Sarcastically] You can say that again.
Andy Anderson: I heard that!
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Alternate Versions

The first season had real life introductions featuring Louie Anderson discussing something he did as a child, etc. and that's usually what the episode was about. When second season came, the introductions were replaced with an opening and theme song. See more »

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Life with Louie , {Saturday morning on hold}
6 March 2005 | by j-hall890See all my reviews

Life with Louie ,this cartoon had the lot ,it made me laugh and sometimes it made me feel sad .Every Saturday morning I would put everything off, until I had seen this little round kid tell the world, in his latest episode, about the problems he faced growing up . The reason I found it so good to watch , was because it was about real people with real problems , but I still found it funny ,in fact I have never laughed so much at a cartoon . I think everybody who loved the cartoon could relate to a certain character or episode where they could see a little bit of themselves's in the show .There was I think thirty seven episodes ,and everyone of those thirty seven shows was packed full of humour,I am looking forward to the day when I can sit with my children and watch this great cartoon again . If you ever get the chance {and its been seven years ,since the last showing in England}watch it .Im now waiting for a second showing, I wont miss out a second time , and then once again ,I can put my Saturday mornings on hold .


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