Louis C.K. Bio
Louis Székely (known professionally as Louis C.K.), born on 12 September 1967 in Washington, D.C., is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, director, and editor. He began his career writing for numerous comedy shows in the 1990s and early 2000s for comedians.
In 2001 he released his debut comedy album, Live in Houston, directly through his website, thereby becoming among the first performers to offer direct-to-fan sales of tickets to his stand-up shows. Throughout his career Louis C.K. has released nine comedy albums, often directing and editing their specials as well. He is known for his use of self-deprecating, observational, vulgar and dark humor.
He has won numerous awards, including a Peabody Award, six Emmy awards and two Grammy Awards for Best Comedy Album. His stand-up special Shameless ranked number three on Rolling Stone’s “Divine Comedy: 25 Best Stand-Up Specials and Movies of All Time” list.
Louis C.K. Personal Details
- Born Name: Louis Székely
- Age (in 2017): 50
- Date of Birth: September 12, 1967
- Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
- Zodiac Sign: Virgo
- Occupation: Actor, Writer, Producer, Stand-up Comedian, Director
- Net worth: 20 Million
- Official Website: https://louisck.net/
- Official Twitter: –
Louis C.K. Family Tree
- Wife name: Alix Bailey (Divorced)
- Daughter: Kitty Szekely
- Daughter: Mary Louise Szekely
- Father name: Luis Székely
- Mother name: Mary Louise Székely (née Davis)
- Sister: Unknown
- Sister: Unknown
- Sister: Unknown
- Grandmother name: Rosario Sánchez Morales (Paternal)
- Grandfather name: Dr. Géza Székely Schweiger (Paternal)
- Grandmother name: M. Louise Davis (Maternal)
- Grandfather name: Alfred C. Davis (Maternal)
- Uncle: Dr. Francisco Székely (Paternal)
Louis C.K. Relationship History
Below is the relationship and dating history for Louis C.K. with his past and current girlfriend details.
Louis C.K. dated:
- Sarah Silverman (1990) – Louis C.K. dated American comedian Sarah Silverman.
- Alix Bailey (1995-2008) – Louis C.K. married artist/painter Alix Baily in 1995. They have two children together. The couple divorced in 2008.
Louis C.K. Body Measurements, Weight Loss, Diet and Exercise Routine
Louis C.K. Body Measurements
- Height in Feet: 6′ 0″
- Height in Centimeters: 183 cm
- Weight in Pounds: 203 pounds
- Weight in Kilogram: 92 kg
Louis C.K. Fun Facts
Louis C.K. Quotes
“I believe that I exist. And that I’m going to pretty much keep existing and being the pretty much same guy, with the same qualities and skills I’ve always had or lacked, especially when averaged over time, no matter what happens.”
“When I read things like the foundations of capitalism are shattering, I’m like, maybe we need that. Maybe we need some time where we’re walking around with a donkey with pots clanging on the sides.”
“Every day starts, my eyes open and I reload the program of misery. I open my eyes, remember who I am, what I’m like, and I just go, ‘Ugh’.”
Louis C.K. Interesting Facts
- He lived in Mexico at a young age, and his first language was Spanish.
- He graduated high school with future Friends star Matt LeBlanc.
- His production company is called Pig Newton, Inc. because his daughter thought Fig Newtons were called Pig Newtons.
- He is close friends with comedian Jerry Seinfeld.
- Before making his name as a stand-up comedian, he wrote scripts for The Dana Carvey Show, The Late Night Show With Conan O’Brien and The Chris Rock Show.
- After graduating from high school, he worked as a mechanic.