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Louie Anderson says he thought of his mom and sisters when selecting clothes for his character Christine Baskets on the FX series Baskets. Ben Cohen/FX hide caption

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Comic Louie Anderson Modeled His 'Baskets' Role After His Own Mom

Anderson delivers a standout comic performance as the mother of an embittered rodeo clown. He says, "I really loved playing this part for a big reason that my mom gets to come to life."

Louie Anderson says he thought of his mom and sisters when selecting clothes for his character Christine Baskets on the FX series Baskets. Ben Cohen/FX hide caption

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Ben Cohen/FX

Comic Louie Anderson Modeled His 'Baskets' Role After His Own Mom

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Sleek White Baby Punch Brothers
High-Speed French Train Alexandre Desplat
Music from Baskets various
Oscalypso Erik Friedlander
Frontiers Excerto
Douce Joie Musette Explosion
You Can Depend on Me Ruby Braff

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