Interview: Louis C.K., Comedian And Star Of 'Louie' Louis C.K. remembers getting "really big laughs" during his third try at stand-up. "I was so excited that I had a little foot in the door," C.K. says. He's pictured above in his FX series Louie. KC Bailey/FX hide caption itoggle caption KC Bailey/FX
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