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Louis Theroux

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Birthday
20, 1970
Birthplace
Singapore
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
20, 1970 (age 48)
Birthplace
Singapore

About

Presenter of the documentary series Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends. He also penned a 2005 book entitled The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures.

Before Fame

At the beginning of his career as a journalist, he was influenced by the work of his father, the fiction and travel writer Paul Theroux. His brother, Marcel Theroux, also had a career as a writer.

Trivia

He became famous for his documentaries, including When Louis Met..., which won a BAFTA award in 2002.

Family Life

His first marriage to Susanna Kleeman lasted from 1998 until 2001. In 2011, he married television director Nancy Strang. He has three sons: Albert, Walter, and Frederick.

Associated With

He created a show called Louis, Martin & Michael, which focused on his journey to obtain an interview with Michael Jackson.