Comedian Louie Anderson performs this week at Red Rock

LAS VEGAS - The hilarious Louie Anderson had the hosts and crew of the Las Vegas NOW show in stitches Thursday as he discussed his aspirations to take home his second Emmy from the 69th Annual Emmy Awards, which takes place in Hollywood, Ca Sunday. It airs on CBS at 5 p.m. PST.

He's nominated for his third Emmy as supporting actor in his role in Baskets.  On the FX Comedy, Anderson plays Zach Galifianakis' mother Christine Baskets. Critics say it's a sweet, open and very funny portrayal of the family matriarch.  

During his interview, Anderson kept it fun as he played a round of "Rapid Fire Questions" with Co-Host Mercedes Martinez.  Click or tap on the video to watch the full interview.

You can catch Louie Anderson performing at the Rocks Lounge at the Red Rock Resort Friday and Saturday night.

Las Vegas NOW airs Monday-Friday at 4 p.m. on Channel 8, the CBS affiliate in Las Vegas.


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