Melissa Leo Is Amazed Over the Response to Her ‘Louie’ Episode


“I have worked for 30 years and won an Academy Award. I have never had a response like that to anything. Personally, on the street, people come up to me about that episode. It’s a phenomenon! There’s something about accessibility. And Louis is nothing if he doesn’t appear to be accessible.”

Melissa Leo on how one small guest appearance on Louie has gotten her more attention than her Oscar.