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Louie Anderson

Highest Rated:   69% Coming to America (1988)
Lowest Rated:   7% Mr. Wrong (1996)
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Was the youngest of 11 children. Was employed full-time as a school counselor, specializing in helping troubled kids, before pursuing a comedy career. Won first place at the 1981 Midwest Comedy Competition. Got his big break appearing on The Tonight Show in 1984. Won two Daytime Emmys for his 1990s animated series, Life With Louie. Has written books focusing on the difficulties of growing up overweight and with an alcoholic father, including Dear Dad—Letters From an Adult Child, Good-bye Jumbo...Hello Cruel World, and The F Word: How to Survive Your Family. Was extorted by an Arizona man, whom Anderson helped convict by cooperating with the FBI on a sting operation. Cofounded H.E.R.O., a charity organization devoted to helping homeless people get back on their feet.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Pop Star Puppy
  • Actor
2014
No Score Yet Louie Anderson Presents
  • Actor
2011
No Score Yet Do It For Uncle Manny
  • Actor
2007
No Score Yet Rockin' the Corps
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Back by Midnight
  • Game Show Host
2002
No Score Yet Life with Louie: The Masked Chess Boy
  • Actor
1998
No Score Yet Life With Louie: For Pete's Sake
  • Actor
1998
7% Mr. Wrong
  • Himself
1996
No Score Yet Louie Anderson - Mom! Louie's Looking at Me Again
  • Actor
1989
69% Coming to America
  • Maurice
1988
No Score Yet The Wrong Guys
  • Louie Anderson
1988
25% Ratboy
  • Omer Morrison
1986
60% Cloak and Dagger
  • Taxi Driver
1984

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
85% Baskets
2016
  • Barbara Baskets
Grace Under Fire
1993-1998
  • Actor
No Score Yet @midnight With Chris Hardwick
2014
  • Panelist
No Score Yet Ally McBeal
1997-2002
  • Hoover Bendoff
No Score Yet The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson
2005-2014
  • Voice
  • Guest
No Score Yet Splash
2013
  • Reality cast member
No Score Yet This Is Not Happening
2015
  • Performer
No Score Yet The View
1997
  • Guest
No Score Yet Last Comic Standing
2003-2015
  • Performer
No Score Yet Drunk History
2013
  • Actor
No Score Yet Scrubs
2001-2010
  • Himself
No Score Yet MADtv
1995-2009
  • Performer
91% The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
2015
  • Guest
No Score Yet The Chew
2011
  • Guest
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest

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