Alix Bailey is an American actress who came into limelight after marrying the comedian Louise C.K like Sam Seder, Jon Stewart, etc. The two got married but it later ended in 2008. Bailey has two children with C.K.
Bailey has not let the success of her ex-husband overshadow her career and has made appearances in movies like Pottie Tang and Tomorrow Night. She is also an amazing painter based in New York and is a member of The Painting Center. Throughout the years, her paintings have been getting positive reviews and her genre of art is even compared to that of Whistlers. Let us now get to know more about this amazing talent.
Caption: Alix on one of her art exhibitions.
Alix Bailey: Early Life and Education
Alix Bailey was born on the 3rd of February in 1967. The kid from Washington grew up in New Haven, Connecticut. Alix even spent some part of her life in Italy with her parents who were Italian painters. Because of this very reason, Bailey was inclined to art and painting from a very young age.
Caption: A young Alix Bailey.
For her education, Bailey went to study Painting at the Bennington College. After completing her course she got enrolled at the University of Indiana. From the institution, Alix was able to graduate with a Master’s degree in Fine Arts.
Alix Bailey: Career
If you observe her work, Alix has had a successful career as an artist and a veteran actor. Let us start with her paintings, which are just amazing, to say the least. Her paintings are ever so popular with her fans and other artists as well. As of today, Bailey has exhibited her work in places like New York, Italy and her hometown Connecticut.
Looking at her career in Hollywood, Alix has made appearances in many different movies. She made her debut in 1998 with the movie Tomorrow Night. The movie was written and directed by Louis C.K. After her initial success in the industry, she got a role in the 2001 movie Pootie Tang. For the movie, she was cast alongside names like Chris Rock, Lance Crouther, etc. More recently, Bailey worked for Spooky Stakeout which was a comedy-horror. The movie got mixed reviews but nevertheless, Bailey for her performance was highly admired.
Alix Bailey: Personal Life
Now getting to the personal aspects of Alix’s life, she was previously married to the actor and comedian Louis C.K. They got married in 1995 and were together for 13 years and share two children, both daughters- Kitty (2012), and Mary Louise (2005). However, things did not last for the couple. By 2007, they were seeking marriage counseling and later in 2008 they split up. They at least agreed to have a joint custody of their children.
Caption: Alix and her ex-husband Louis C.K.
By the look of things, the two are still in good terms and have moved on. It is never pleasant to have a failed marriage but they both did have a good time in the early years and share amazing children. Louis even recognizes the role Alix played in his life.
Alix Bailey: Net Worth
Caption: Alix’s ex-husband attends The 76th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony at Cipriani.
Alix has been involved in the industry of Hollywood and art for a long time now. She might not be in the same league as her ex-husband but nevertheless, she has done quite well for herself. As of 2018, she has a net worth of $1 million and it is sure to grow when you look at the talent this lady has. She also has a studio apartment in NYC that she purchased with Louis C.K., which cost them $564,900.