You Can Thank Louie Anderson’s Mom for His Emmy Award Winning ‘Baskets’ Character

Louie Anderson reprises his Emmy Award winning role as Christine Baskets, the mother to twin brothers Chip and Dale Baskets (played by Zach Galifianakis), for the second season of Baskets on January 19th on FX.

Anderson found inspiration for the role from his own mother, who raised 11 children in a household conjointly run by her and an alcoholic husband, and, on a lighter note, adores Costco.

Listen to the full interview below.


Baskets returns to FX on January 19th at 10PM.


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