Attention fans of Louie who need something to tide them over until the series returns from its self-imposed hiatus in 2014: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Louis C.K. has set his upcoming hour-long stand-up special to premiere on HBO sometime in 2013. It will be filmed during one stop on his comedy tour, which kicks off on November 14th in San Francisco, and it will be directed by Louis C.K. himself.

"I'm delighted to welcome the gifted Louis C.K. back to HBO," Michael Lombardo, president of programming at HBO said in a statement about the special. "This comic genius remains one of the freshest voices on the scene, and HBO is proud to provide an uncensored forum for his provocative humor."

This will be the fourth hour-long special the comedian has had on the network.

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[via The Hollywood Reporter]