Louis C.K. goes indie!
Known for his FX show “Louie”, Louis C.K. who has conquered the small screen with his angst-ridden “Louie” will be performing triple duties for the indie comedy film “I’m A Cop”.
The Hollywood Reporter reports that C.K is set to star in, pen and direct in the new comedy feature. The script is as follow:
“A depressed middle-aged man who is a volunteer police officer living in the shadow of his mother, a highly decorated retired officer. When she dies, her continued influence forces him to become a real police officer, which is something he never wanted to be.”
Apart from his acting work on “Louie,” C.K. recently was seen starring in films like Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine” and David O. Russell’s “American Hustle”.
He will also appear alongside Bryan Cranston in Jay Roach’s biopic “Trumbo” as well as a voice cast for the animated project “The Secret Life of Pets”.
Scott Rudin, Dave Becky and Blair Breard will work together to produce “I’m A Cop”. No further details have been revealed in regards to remaining cast and release date of the movie.
Louis C.K. often uploads whimsical videos on Youtube, including all episodes of his podcast. Check out the video below for a good laugh: