Louis CK Comedy, Tour, Net Worth, Special, Series, and Show

Louis CK Biography

Louis CK ( Born: Louis Alfred Székely) is a popular American stand-up comedian, actor, and film writer who is the star of the Emmy-winning FX series Louie. He has also had roles in movies such as American Hustle. Before starting his profession in stand-up comedy, Louis served as an auto mechanic. He started his work in the 1990s writing for comedians such as Chris Rock, David Letterman, and many others.

Louis released his first comedy album, Live in Houston, in 2001 directly via his website. He received fame and widespread recognition due to Louie from 2010 to 2015, his FX semi-autobiographical comedy-drama series which he formed, directed, and appeared in. Louie got several accolades. Louis directed his debut feature, Tomorrow Night, in 1998, which failed to attract any distributors and was afterward re-released in 2014 by C.K. on his website.

Quick Facts

Age September 12, 1967 (57 years old)
Net Worth $35 million
Nationality American
Ex-wife Alix Bailey (m. 1995; div. 2008)​
Occupation stand-up comedian and actor

Louis CK Age

Louis was born on September 12, 1967, in Washington, D.C., in the United States. He is 57 years old. Louis celebrates his birthday on September 12, every year.

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Early Life And Education

He was born in Washington, D.C., to his parents Mary Louise and Luis Székely. His mother worked as a software engineer while his father worked as an economist. Louis has three siblings. His dad is of Hungarian-Jewish and Mexican ethnicity. His paternal grandfather, Géza Székely Schweiger, is Jewish and relocated from Hungary to Mexico. Louis’ mom was a Catholic with an Irish background.

When he was young, his family went to Mexico where his dad received a degree from the National Autonomous Campus of Mexico before graduating from Harvard. When his family left Mexico, they went to the United States and lived in the Boston area. Louis’ parents split when he was 10.

His father later remarried and converted to Orthodox Judaism, the religion of his new spouse. Louis and his three sisters were brought up in Newton, Massachusetts by their single mom. On June 3, 2019, his mom Mary passed away. His paternal uncle is Dr. Francisco Székely. In 1985, Louis graduated from Newton North High School.

Louis CK Wife

Louis was married to his ex-wife Alix Bailey. He and his ex-wife Alix married in 1995 and divorced in 2008. They had two children Kitty who was born in 2002 and Mary Louise who was born in 2005. Alix is now one of The Painting Center members in New York City, where she resides with her two daughters. Alix’s work has received much attention throughout the years. Louis has also dated musicians Fiona Apple and Blanche Gardin.

Louis CK Comedy

He is a stand-up comedian who started his profession performing stand-up while at the same time making short films. When Louis was 17, he directed a comedic short film called Trash Day (1984). His number three short film, Ice Cream, in 1993 received the grand prize at the Aspen Shortsfest. In the same year, Louis started writing for Late Night with Conan O’Brien before leaving the next year. Louis’ next writing work was in 1995 on Late Show with David Letterman.

Movies And TV Shows


– Trash Day in 1984.
– The Letter V in 1995.
– Tomorrow Night in 1998.
– Down to Earth in 2001.
– Pootie Tang in 2001.
– Role Models in 2008 as Security Guard.
– Hilarious in 2010 as himself.
– Blue Jasmine in 2013 as Al Munsinger.
– Trumbo (2015) as Arlen Hird.
– Fourth of July in 2022 as Therapist.

TV Shows

– Louie (2010-2015) as Louie C.K.
– Saturday Night Live in 1995 as Escaped Prisoner.
– Oddville, MTV in 1997 as David Cross.
– Lucky Louie in 2006 as Louie.
– Shameless in 2007 as himself.
– Chewed Up in 2008 as himself.
– Oh My God in 2013 as himself.
– Family Guy in 2017 as himself.


Louis reported a tour to the United States in 2021. The US tour dates included two nights at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. The tour’s planned dates were canceled because of COVID-19.


In 2007, Louis released his debut stand-up special Shameless. The special debuted on HBO on January 13, 2007. On November 4, 2006, Shameless was filmed at the Henry Fonda Theater in Los Angeles, CA.


Louis is the writer, director, producer, and editor of the comedy-drama television series Louie. The series debuted on June 29, 2010 on FX. Louie has been met with critical praise.


Louis’ website is louisck.com.


His tickets can be accessed whenever his stand-up favorite hits the road. Louis’ tickets are also available on the official Ticketmaster.com site.

Back To The Garden

Louis performed at a sold-out performance on January 28, 2023, at Madison Square Garden. The happening was recorded live and voiced on his website as the special, Louis C.K.: Back to the Garden.


– Live in Houston in 2001.
– Just for Laughs in 2003.
– Shameless in 2007.
– Chewed Up in 2008.
– Hilarious in 2010.
– Just for Laughs in 2013.
– Oh My God in 2013.
– Sorry in 2021.
– Back to the Garden in 2023.

Upcoming Shows

As of now, there are no Louis’ planned upcoming performances. On October 10, 2021, he reported many tour dates such as a stop at First Interstate Center for the Arts.


Louis’ stand-up comedy concert movie Sorry was released on C.K.’s website on December 18, 2021. Sorry was shot at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in August 2021. It opens and closes with “Like a Rolling Stone” by Bob Dylan.

At The Dolby

Louis performed and filmed a new comedy special at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, CA in early January 2023. Louis C.K. at The Dolby includes a lot of the same material that was in his livestream “Back To The Garden,” but it also has a bunch of other stuff that wasn’t in that show.

Good Will Hunting

Louis reacted about the Good Will Hunting movie written by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. Good Will Hunting features the story of janitor Will Hunting, whose mathematical genius is discovered by a professor at MIT.

Net Worth

Louis has garnered a decent net worth of $35 million from his career as a stand-up comedian, movie writer, producer, actor, and director for over two decades.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who Is Louis CK Married To?

From 1995 until 2008, Louis was married to Alix Bailey. Together they had two daughters.

Who Is Louis CK’s Wife?

Louis’ wife was Alix Bailey from 1995 until 2008.

How Old Are Louis CK’s Daughters?

Louis’ daughter Kitty is now 22 years old while the other daughter Mary Louise is 19 years old.

Is Louis CK Married?

As of now, Louis is divorced from his ex-wife Alix Bailey. The former couple share two daughters named Kitty Szekely and Mary Louise Szekely.

How Much Is Louis CK Worth?

As a stand-up comedian, movie writer, and actor, Louis is worth $35 million.

Social Media Account

Instagram – louisckx