Pamela Adlon

FX's 'Louie' is going on hiatus ... again

FX's 'Louie' is going on hiatus ... again

It's happening again, guys: "Louie" is taking an extended hiatus.

FX Networks and FX Productions Chief Executive John Landgraf announced Friday during the Television Critics Assn. media tour that Louis C.K. is taking a break from his eponymous FX series.

When he'll be back, only C.K. knows. Landgraf, who attributed the pause to scheduling, said he didn't know when the comedy would return, and that it's up to the comedian when it does.

"The truth is, I really don't know," Landgraf said. "It's going to be his choice. He could take a six-month hiatus and come back with some new episode. He could take a two-year hiatus."

Landgraf likened...