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Louis Theroux

Documentary Filmmaker and Journalist Louis Theroux
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Profession: Documentary Filmmaker and Journalist


Biography: Known for his documentaries in the TV series "Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends" and "When Louis Met...".

He has received two British Academy Television Awards.

Born: May 20, 1970
Birthplace: , Singapore
Age: 52 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus

Married Life

  • 2012-07-07 Documentary filmmaker Louis Theroux (42) weds TV director Nancy Strang (37)

Historical Events

  • 2000-04-13 "When Louis Met..." documentary by Louis Theroux premieres on BBC2 in the UK featuring Jimmy Saville