Louis C.K. is a renowned worldwide highly successful standup comedian, an author, director, an editor, and an actor. Louis has recently gained fame for the wrong reasons, but he is known globally for his FX comedy series Louie. C.K. The other day a dozen of women accused him of sexual harassment which is not news considering that’s what many celebrities have been trending for in recent times.
If you’re wondering how much does Louis C.K make annually or how Louis net worth came to be a worry no more because I have a detailed account of everything. Let’s find out how much is Louis C.K.’s net worth in 2018.
In 1967 Mary Louise gave birth to a son in Washington and named him Louis A. Székely together with his father, Luis Szekely. The mother was a software engineer and the father an economist. He has other three sisters.
Part of his childhood he was brought up in Mexico than at the age of 7 moved to Boston and when he was 10 the parents divorced leaving him and his three sisters in the care of the mother who raised them. C.K went to Newton North High School and upon graduating secured a job as an auto mechanic and in a Public access TV.
On his relationship life, he once married Alix Bailey whom he divorced in 2008. C.K has been accused by five women of sexual harassment, and he has already admitted that the allegations are true and he abused his power back then.
C.K. career started off on a high note in 1998 after making several shorter films and directing Tomorrow Night film. He also directed six short films of Howie Mandel’s Sunny Skies in 1995. He also made his acting debut in a comedy titled Tuna in 2000. The following year he directed and co-wrote other films such as Pootie Tang 2001, Down to Earth, 2001 and released a comedy album Live in Houston.
In 2005 he ventured into comedy and starred in HBO One Night Stand and the following year he wrote and starred in Lucky Louie sitcom which was canceled after season one. After cancellation C.K went back to films and recording specials. Some of the specials he recorded were Shameless 2007, Chewed Up 2008, and Hilarious in 2009.
In 2010 C.K starred in edited, directed and produced Louie a comedy-drama on FX until 2015. Other television specials he did are Live at the Beacon Theatre 2011, Oh My God 2013, One Mississippi 2015/17, Gravity Falls, Better Things, and an upcoming one called The Cops 2018. The most recent films that he has starred are I Love You Daddy 2017, The Secret Life of Pets 2016, Trumbo 2016 among others.
Awards & Achievements
C.K. has received several awards and nominations for his work on stand-up acting, producing and directing not forgetting writing. Some of the awards he has won are 6 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards, 5 TCA Awards, 2 American Film Institute Awards, 2 Comedy Awards among many others.
Net Worth of Louis C.K.
Louis C.K. net worth currently stands at $35 million. His earning in 2017 according to Forbes have been summed up to $52 million. C.K. has built his net worth fortune for over 30 years in stand-up specials, acting in films, being a director, writer, and producer of films as well. Back in 2012 Louis C.K net worth was estimated to be at $16 million and back then he was the fifth top-earning comedian, but today he no longer commands that kind of paycheck especially with his recent image being damaged.
Louis C.K net worth might reflect a man who has worked hard and rightfully earned his money but the fact that he is surrounded by sexual allegations which he has admitted that alone will definitely see his net worth figures and even earnings fall in the coming 2018.