Six-time Emmy Award winner Louis C.K. has announced that he is bringing his live show to the 3Arena, Dublin on 15 August 2016! Tickets for the comedian’s show go on sale today from Ticketmaster so get yours quick if you want to see him!
Louis has received over 30 Emmy nominations throughout his career, including wins for “Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series” for his work on the FX series, Louie and awards for “Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special” for his standup comedy specials. Additionally, he has won two GRAMMY Awards for Best Comedy Album. Throughout his career, he also has earned the 2014 American Comedy Award for “Comedy Special of the Year,” five Comedy Awards, four Writers Guild Awards, two Critics Choice Television Awards, two Television Critics Association Awards, two Grammy Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He was also honoured as the 2011 “Comedy Person of the Year” at the Just For Laughs Festival.
In January 2015, he became the first comedian to sell out Madison Square Garden four times on the same tour. The third show was recorded and released as a digital audio download on his website, which went on to take home his most recent 2016 GRAMMY Award for Best Comedy Album.
In the film world, Louis most recently appeared in Trumbo alongside Bryan Cranston and Elle Fanning. He will next be heard as the voice of “Max” in the animated film The Secret Life of Pets, set for release later this year. Previously, Louis starred opposite Cate Blanchett and Alec Baldwin in Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine and appeared in American Hustle, which was awarded “Best Picture – Comedy or Musical” at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards. Additionally, on television, Louis previously had a recurring role on the Emmy-nominated NBC comedy series, Parks & Recreation.
Louis’s first feature film, Tomorrow Night – an independent film that he produced, wrote, and directed – premiered at The Sundance Film Festival in 1998. He released the film through his website for $5 in February 2014. Louis also created the short film Ice Cream, which screened at Sundance and as part of the “New Directors, New Films” series at MOMA in 1994.
Tickets priced €49.65 / 55.65 are on sale now through ticketmaster.ie and usual outlets nationwide.