Stern Effect: Louis C.K. says Horace And Pete is officially over

Discussion in 'Other Shows' started by 3DayWorkWeek, Apr 17, 2016.

  1. 3DayWorkWeek

    3DayWorkWeek Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2012
    Messages:
    387
    Likes Received:
    352
    Boy, that 30 MILLION SUBSCRIBERS!!!!!! didn't amount to much for Monday guest Louis CK.

    Louis C.K. says Horace And Pete is officially over

    "In news that won’t come as much of a surprise to those who watched the series’ brutal tenth episode, released two weeks ago today, Horace And Pete is over. Creator Louis C.K. made the end of his experiment in guerrilla, pay-per-episode TV official today, with an e-mail sent out to fans of the show saying, 'But yeah, obviously, That was it.'”

    http://www.avclub.com/article/louis-ck-says-horace-and-pete-officially-over-235424

    Howard must know he has NO effect on media at this point. Does that make him sad?
     
  2. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian 2010 OG VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    284,065
    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2010
    Messages:
    67,613
    Likes Received:
    34,817
    what are you talking about?
     
  3. potroast

    potroast Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    36,159
    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2011
    Messages:
    14,180
    Likes Received:
    16,620
    Is that the show with Alan Alda telling penis jokes?
     
    Gusbuss likes this.
  4. ApeFace

    ApeFace Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    18,615
    Joined:
    Jun 4, 2012
    Messages:
    5,214
    Likes Received:
    14,118
    In the story in the daily news, it says sales of his show "exploded" after he went on jimmy Kimmel earlier in March. There was no mention of his sales after his Stern appearance. Just the fact that it was instantly cancelled.
     
    Fatass, PelicanWig, lisac37 and 4 others like this.
  5. reno

    reno VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    83,900
    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2012
    Messages:
    15,844
    Likes Received:
    48,146
    Howard doesn't have enough listeners to move the needle anymore. I'm sure the show sucked on its own.
     
    yaddc likes this.
  6. yaddc

    yaddc Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    52,996
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    33,896
    Likes Received:
    32,482
    Can't win them all.
     
  7. Benjamen

    Benjamen Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    57
    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2010
    Messages:
    8,295
    Likes Received:
    41,917
    At least Howard can be happy that his email friend went millions of dollars into debt over this.
     
    ScottBaiosPenis and Rescued Owl like this.
  8. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    24
    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2012
    Messages:
    55,623
    Likes Received:
    61,874
    Slow build Robin
     
  9. bluedevil30

    bluedevil30 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    48,361
    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2015
    Messages:
    11,587
    Likes Received:
    18,023
    The show cant be cancelled it was on LCKs website. Based on how depressing everyone said it was I'm speculating either Horace or Pete killed themselves at the end - thus OVER.
     
  10. Vincenzo69

    Vincenzo69 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    30,296
    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2015
    Messages:
    22,275
    Likes Received:
    26,064
    Too Thune
     
  11. guruhugz

    guruhugz Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    2,253
    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2012
    Messages:
    2,202
    Likes Received:
    3,591
    Howard Stern has no listeners.
     
  12. Vincenzo69

    Vincenzo69 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    30,296
    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2015
    Messages:
    22,275
    Likes Received:
    26,064
    Outside of stand up and writing for Conan I don't think Louis CK has ever had actual commercial success. His HBO show got canceled after one season, Louis on FX is on because it's cheap to produce and he partially finances it.
     
  13. snowdog212

    snowdog212 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    31,178
    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2013
    Messages:
    4,680
    Likes Received:
    9,374
    Was it as unfunny as his FX show?
     
    imissalison and ScottBaiosPenis like this.
  14. SteveZoo

    SteveZoo Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    1,012
    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2012
    Messages:
    523
    Likes Received:
    1,448
    Melissa McCarthy The Boss Domestic Total as of Apr. 15, 2016: $33,271,910

    Samuel L. Jackson The Hateful Eight Domestic Total as of Apr. 14, 2016: $54,058,570

    John Goodman 10 Cloverfield Lane Domestic Total as of Apr. 15, 2016: $69,064,681

    Sally Field Hello, My Name is Doris Domestic Total as of Apr. 14, 2016: $10,127,107

    Tina Fey Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Domestic Total as of Apr. 15, 2016: $22,836,581
     
  15. ScottBaiosPenis

    ScottBaiosPenis Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    292
    Joined:
    May 26, 2013
    Messages:
    9,052
    Likes Received:
    15,549
    pootie tang :jj:
     
  16. Rescued Owl

    Rescued Owl Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    23,386
    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2014
    Messages:
    10,065
    Likes Received:
    30,337
    Creator Louis C.K. made the end of his experiment in guerrilla, pay-per-episode TV official today,

    I think that Wiggy is even more sad than Louis C.K. that this didn't work.
    You know he's got some kind of plan to do something like this with some of his bullshit he's already got recorded.
    He's probably figuring that he's sitting on a goldmine with all of this awesome content he could sell like this.
    The problem that the Wig hasn't figured out yet is that people are not willing to pay to watch a 2 hour interview with Skryllix.
     
  17. sumtexan

    sumtexan Consentido de Dios Gold

    Reputations:
    51,025
    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2012
    Messages:
    9,659
    Likes Received:
    10,041
    Nice.
     
  18. christ cracker

    christ cracker Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    6,673
    Joined:
    Apr 1, 2012
    Messages:
    11,507
    Likes Received:
    3,111
    hes not that funny
     
    newcastlefan likes this.
  19. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    74,517
    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    77,051
    Likes Received:
    34,095
    Louis C. K. never was. He just happens to be the ricotta of commedians.
     
  20. Rum Balls

    Rum Balls Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    112,434
    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2014
    Messages:
    36,031
    Likes Received:
    28,884
    What was that 30 Million subscribers bs about? 30 Million total since Sirius' inception, not counting the 25 Million who cancelled?