The board's server will undergo upgrade maintenance tonight, Nov 5, 2014, beginning approximately around 10 PM ET. Prepare for some possible down time during this process.
FAQ    Search

Board index » Word on the Street » Arts & Entertainment




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 189 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Mon December 18, 2017 3:18 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Rank This Poster
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 9:08 pm
Posts: 4633
Location: 5th floor, Bay 8, position 5851
While we all pretty much thought this show was done, and CK himself has said that it was probably over, FX formally canceled the series last month. They also canceled his production deal for future series and CK will not receive further compensation for existing shows.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Mon December 18, 2017 3:28 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Looks Like a Cat
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 1:56 am
Posts: 14580
Biff Pocoroba wrote:
CK will not receive further compensation for existing shows.

Jeez.

_________________
Cell Phone Songs



Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Mon December 18, 2017 5:55 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Future Drummer
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 3:17 pm
Posts: 3242
Location: right there
McParadigm wrote:
Biff Pocoroba wrote:
CK will not receive further compensation for existing shows.

Jeez.

what kind of compensation should he be receiving for existing shows? I assume they pulled everything he's made from their roster. Would there have been something in his contract?

_________________
It always has to get a little weird.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Mon December 18, 2017 6:09 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Rank This Poster
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 9:08 pm
Posts: 4633
Location: 5th floor, Bay 8, position 5851
doone wrote:
what kind of compensation should he be receiving for existing shows? I assume they pulled everything he's made from their roster. Would there have been something in his contract?


From the article I read:

In addition to canceling Louis C.K.'s overall deal with his company, Pig Newton,CK will no longer serve as executive producer for any of the four shows they produce with him, including "Better Things," "Baskets," "One Mississippi" and "The Cops." He will also receive no compensation for them.


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Mon December 18, 2017 6:30 pm 
Offline
User avatar
10Club Complaint Department
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 11:15 pm
Posts: 16688
Location: Seattle, WA
i was behind at least a season of this show, not bc i didn't like it, but bc i just didn't keep up.

now i feel like i don't really need to. sweet, so much saved time!


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Fri December 22, 2017 4:23 am 
Offline
User avatar
Looks Like a Cat
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 1:53 pm
Posts: 13366
Location: mtlqcca
So I'm watching I Love You Daddy and holy cow this is bad. How did Louis think this was a good movie?

_________________



Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Fri December 22, 2017 4:30 pm 
Offline
User avatar
Rank This Poster
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 6:03 pm
Posts: 5082
Location: Washington State
How did he think a lot of the things he's done were good ideas, like locking the door and whipping little louie out.

_________________
"If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, we have at least to consider the possibility that we have a small aquatic bird of the family Anatidae on our hands.”


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Fri December 22, 2017 7:48 pm 
Offline
User avatar
The Master
 Profile

Joined: Wed January 02, 2013 3:21 pm
Posts: 49554
bune wrote:
How did he think a lot of the things he's done were good ideas, like locking the door and whipping little louie out.

i love you, daddy

_________________
Jammer XCI wrote:
My bong got broken tonight


Top
 
 Post subject: Re: Louie
PostPosted: Thu December 28, 2017 5:16 am 
Offline
User avatar
Looks Like a Cat
 Profile

Joined: Tue January 01, 2013 1:53 pm
Posts: 13366
Location: mtlqcca
OK, it took me almost a week but I finally finished I Love You, Daddy. Please keep in mind that this is coming from a person who thinks Horace and Pete is maybe the best miniseries of all time, that Louie is in the top five TV shows of all time, and that Louis is easily my favorite all-time stand-up. And I tried not to read the movie in the context of #metoo, I tried to take it on its own terms. But, holy cow, is it bad. Poorly acted, poorly directed, being in black and white only emphasizes how boring it looks, and ultimately it is about the most piddly absolutely nothing shit you could imagine. It is completely unfunny, totally vapid, and always boring. I honestly don't know how Louis thought this was substantial enough to make into a movie. Absolute shite

_________________



Top
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 189 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Board index » Word on the Street » Arts & Entertainment


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron
It is currently Fri July 20, 2018 8:11 am