Louie Anderson

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Louis Anderson
Photograph: Courtesy CC/Flickr/Anirudh Koul

The big-hearted, self-deprecating observational comic has been plying his durable trade since his 1984 Tonight Show debut—and has enjoyed a late-career revival thanks to his acclaimed cross-gender performance in FX’s Baskets and a recently published memoir, Hey Mom.

By: John Thomason