Louis Theroux

Writer | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
When Louis Met... Jimmy (2000) | My Scientology Movie (2015) | Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends (1998-2000)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 3 nominations More »
BORN 
May 20, 1970 (age 48)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Past Film & Video (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (37 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Talking to AnorexiaLouis Theroux: Talking to Anorexia (TV Movie) Himself - Host, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Dark StatesDark States (TV Mini-series) Writer (1 episode, 2017), Himself - Presenter (1 episode, 2017), Consultant Producer (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Murder in Milwaukee (Oct 22, 2017) Himself - Presenter, Consultant Producer, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: SavileLouis Theroux: Savile (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Consultant Producer, Writer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: A Different BrainLouis Theroux: A Different Brain (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Drinking to OblivionLouis Theroux: Drinking to Oblivion (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Transgender KidsLouis Theroux: Transgender Kids (TV Movie) Himself, Consultant Producer, Writer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: By Reason of InsanityLouis Theroux: By Reason of Insanity (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2015), Writer (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
    • Part 2 (Mar 29, 2015) Himself, Writer  Less
    • Part 1 (Mar 22, 2015) Himself, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux's LA StoriesLouis Theroux's LA Stories (TV Mini-series) Writer (3 episodes, 2014), Consulting Producer (3 episodes, 2014), Himself - Presenter (3 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 3
    • Among the Sex Offenders (Apr 6, 2014) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
    • Edge of Life (Mar 30, 2014) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
    • City of Dogs (Mar 23, 2014) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for What!? Logo DocumentariesWhat!? Logo Documentaries (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 2012), Writer (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Twilight of the Porn StarsLouis Theroux: Twilight of the Porn Stars (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Extreme Love - DementiaLouis Theroux: Extreme Love - Dementia (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Extreme Love - AutismLouis Theroux: Extreme Love - Autism (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: America's Most Dangerous PetsLouis Theroux: America's Most Dangerous Pets (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Miami MegajailLouis Theroux: Miami Megajail (TV Mini-series) Himself (2 episodes, 2011), Writer (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
    • Part 2 (May 29, 2011) Himself, Writer  Less
    • Part 1 (May 22, 2011) Himself, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: The Ultra ZionistsLouis Theroux: The Ultra Zionists (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Law and Disorder in LagosLouis Theroux: Law and Disorder in Lagos (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: America's Medicated KidsLouis Theroux: America's Medicated Kids (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: The City Addicted to Crystal MethLouis Theroux: The City Addicted to Crystal Meth (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: A Place for PaedophilesLouis Theroux: A Place for Paedophiles (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux's African Hunting HolidayLouis Theroux's African Hunting Holiday (TV Movie) Himself, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Behind BarsLouis Theroux: Behind Bars (TV Movie) Himself, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Under the KnifeLouis Theroux: Under the Knife (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Most Hated Family in AmericaThe Most Hated Family in America (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Gambling in Las VegasLouis Theroux: Gambling in Las Vegas (TV Movie) Himself, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Weird World of Louis TherouxThe Weird World of Louis Theroux (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter (voice), Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Louis and the NazisLouis and the Nazis (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Louis, Martin & MichaelLouis, Martin & Michael (TV Movie) Himself, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Louis and the BrothelLouis Theroux: Louis and the Brothel (TV Movie) Himself, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for When Louis Met... Max CliffordWhen Louis Met... Max Clifford (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for When Louis Met... Keith Harris & Orville in PantoWhen Louis Met... Keith Harris & Orville in Panto (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for When Louis Met... Chris EubankWhen Louis Met... Chris Eubank (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for When Louis Met... Ann WiddecombeWhen Louis Met... Ann Widdecombe (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for When Louis Met... The HamiltonsWhen Louis Met... The Hamiltons (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for When Louis Met Paul and DebbieWhen Louis Met Paul and Debbie (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for When Louis Met... JimmyWhen Louis Met... Jimmy (TV Special) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux's Weird WeekendsLouis Theroux's Weird Weekends (TV Series) Writer (17 episodes, 1998), Himself - Presenter / Himself - Host (17 episodes, 1998), Consulting Producer (13 episodes, 1998), Performer ("Faith") (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998–2000 17
    • Rap (Oct 30, 2000) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
    • Looking for Love (Oct 23, 2000) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
    • Body-Building (Oct 16, 2000) Himself - Presenter, Consulting Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Not Necessarily the ElectionNot Necessarily the Election (TV Series) Writer (1 episode)  Less 1996–  1
Self (30 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Julia Zemiro's Home DeliveryJulia Zemiro's Home Delivery (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Dark StatesDark States (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter / Himself (3 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for HitFixHitFix (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Joe Rogan ExperienceThe Joe Rogan Experience (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2016
  • Primary photo for Peston on SundayPeston on Sunday (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (4 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2016
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  • Primary photo for The Last LegThe Last Leg (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Pointless CelebritiesPointless Celebrities (TV Series) Himself - Contestant (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Family (Dec 12, 2015) Himself - Contestant  Less
  • Primary photo for Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre PodcastRichard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: By Reason of InsanityLouis Theroux: By Reason of Insanity (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux's LA StoriesLouis Theroux's LA Stories (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter (3 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for DaybreakDaybreak (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux: Miami MegajailLouis Theroux: Miami Megajail (TV Mini-series) Himself (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The 50 Greatest DocumentariesThe 50 Greatest Documentaries (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Friday Night with Jonathan RossFriday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday BBC TwoHappy Birthday BBC Two (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Louis TherouxLouis Theroux (TV Series) Self  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for The BAFTA TV Awards 2002The BAFTA TV Awards 2002 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for When Shoulderpads Ruled the WorldWhen Shoulderpads Ruled the World (TV Special) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Living with LouisLiving with Louis (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for I Love 1980'sI Love 1980's (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Weakest LinkThe Weakest Link (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for KellyKelly (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Louis Theroux's Weird WeekendsLouis Theroux's Weird Weekends (TV Series) Himself - Presenter / Himself - Host (17 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998–2000
    • Rap (Oct 30, 2000) Himself - Presenter  Less
    • Looking for Love (Oct 23, 2000) Himself - Presenter  Less
    • Body-Building (Oct 16, 2000) Himself - Presenter  Less
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  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Adam and Joe ShowThe Adam and Joe Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
    • Episode #2.5 (Mar 6, 1998) Himself (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jack Docherty ShowThe Jack Docherty Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for TV Nation: Volume OneTV Nation: Volume One (Video) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for TV NationTV Nation (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent (10 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1995
    • Episode #2.6 (Sep 1, 1995) Himself - Correspondent  Less
    • Canada Night (Aug 25, 1995) Himself - Correspondent  Less
    • War Night (Aug 4, 1995) Himself - Correspondent  Less
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Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for What!? Logo DocumentariesWhat!? Logo Documentaries (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the 90sThe Big Fat Quiz of the 90s (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Sir Jimmy Savile: As It HappenedSir Jimmy Savile: As It Happened (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Something for the WeekendSomething for the Weekend (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011

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