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Louis C.K. Is Buying Back the 'I Love You, Daddy' Rights

Louis C.K. Is Buying Back the 'I Love You, Daddy' Rights
From Slashfilm - December 10, 2017

Following allegations of sexual misconduct against Louis C.K. (allegations the comedian confirmed were true), his filmI Love You, Daddy was quickly pulled from its release by distribution company The Orchard. Now comes word that C.K. plans to buy the film back, which might indicate the disgraced comedian and filmmaker intends to release it himself online, or perhaps bury it forever. Details about theI Love You, Daddyrights are below.

Will general audiences ever see Louis C.K.sI Love You, Daddy? On top of that, will general audiences evenwant to seeI Love You, Daddy? The film, which was C.K.s first directorial feature since 2001sPootie Tang, was swiftly pulled from the schedule after aNew York Times report detailing a pattern of sexual misconduct throughout the comedians career. Distribution company The Orchard, who were set to open the film on November 17, 2017,officially cancelledits release.At that point, it seemed safe to assume we might have heard the last ofI Love You, Daddy, at least for the foreseeable future. But nowDeadline reports that Louis C.K. now plans to buythe film back.

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