Louis C.K. is the creator and star of FX’s Peabody Award-winning show “Louie.” Most recently, C.K. wrote, directed, and starred in the drama series “Horace and Pete,” which he self-distributed through his Web site. Additionally, C.K. served as co-writer and producer on FX’s “Baskets” and “Better Things.” He has received six Emmy awards, four Comedy Awards from Comedy Central, three Writers Guild Awards, two Critics’ Choice Television Awards, two Television Critics Association Awards, two Grammy Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and more than thirty Emmy nominations.
Emily Nussbaum is the television critic for The New Yorker. In 2016, she won the Pulitzer Prize for criticism. Prior to joining The New Yorker, Nussbaum worked for seven years as an editor and writer at New York magazine.