He’s smart, he’s funny, and he’s local! Louis C.K., a fellow Newton North graduate with Matt LeBlanc, has been considered the “it” funny man for the past few years. His show “Louie” and his stand-up comedy series have been hugely successful during the past few years.
Local connections: C.K. attended high school in Newton and then lived in Boston where he tried his hand at stand up for a few years until moving to New York.
Nominations: Louis C.K. is up for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy.