Amy Schumer Profile
Amy Schumer is an American stand-up comedian, writer, and actress best known for her sketch comedy television series Inside Amy Schumer.
Amy Schumer Age / How Old Is Amy Schumer
Schumer was born on June 1, 1981, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. She is 40 years old as of 2021.
How Tall Is Amy Schumer
Schumer stands at a height of 5 ft 7 (170 cm) weighing 163 lbs or 74 kg.
Amy Schumer Parents / Amy Schumer Family
Schumer is the daughter of Sandra Jane (née Jones) and Gordon David Schumer, who owned a baby furniture company. Her father was born to a Jewish family from Ukraine and her mother is from a Protestant background and deep New England roots, but converted to Judaism before her marriage.
Schumer was raised Jewish and says that she had to deal with antisemitism as a child. She has a younger sister called Kim Caramele, who is a comedy writer and a producer. She also has a half-brother named Jason Stein, who is a musician in Chicago, Illinois.
Amy Schumer Married / Who Is Amy Schumer Married To
Schumer is married to chef and farmer Chris Fischer. The couple tied the knot on February 13, 2018, in Malibu, California after only a few months of dating.
Quick Facts About Amy Schumer
|Age||40 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$25 Million|
She had previously dated professional wrestler Nick Nemeth, better known by his ring name Dolph Ziggler, and comedian Anthony Jeselnik.In January 2016, she revealed that she was in a relationship with Chicago furniture designer Ben Hanisch, but their relationship ended in May 2017.
Amy Schumer’s Net Worth
Schumer has an estimated $25 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a stand-up comedian, writer, and actress.
Amy Schumer Education
Schumer studied at South Side High School. When graduation in 1999, she was voted both “Class Clown” and “Teacher’s Worst Nightmare”. She then attended the Hebrew school of the Central Synagogue of Nassau County, a Reform synagogue in Rockville Centre, on whose board her mother served.
Schumer then moved near Baltimore, Maryland, after high school and attended Towson University, and graduated with a degree in theater in 2003. She returned to New York City after college and studied at the William Esper Studio for two years and worked as a bartender and a waitress.
Amy Schumer Career
She started doing comedy in the early 2000s before appearing as a contestant on the fifth season of the NBC reality competition series Last Comic Standing in 2007. Since 2013, she has been the co-writer, creator, co-producer, and star of the Comedy Central sketch comedy series Inside Amy Schumer, for which she received a Peabody Award. She has also been nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards, winning the Outstanding Variety Sketch Series in 2015.
Schumer made her film debut in 2015 when she wrote and starred in Trainwreck, for which she received nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical and the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay.
In 2016, Schumer published a memoir, The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo, which held the top position on The New York Times Non-Fiction Best Seller list for two weeks. In the same year she was nominated for Best Spoken Word Album for The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo and Best Comedy Album for Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo. In 2018, Schumer starred in the comedy film I Feel Pretty. In the same year, she garnered a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play nomination for her Broadway debut in Meteor Shower.
Amy Schumer Stand Up / Amy Schumer Stand Up Comedy
Schumer started doing stand-up comedy on June 1, 2004, when she first performed at Gotham Comedy Club. In 2007, she recorded a Live at Gotham episode for Comedy Central before appearing on Last Comic Standing which she later recalled that she thought of the episode as her “big break.” Schumer released a standup comedy album, Cutting, in 2011. In 2011, she released a standup comedy album, Cutting. Her standup comedy special ‘Mostly Sex Stuff’ premiered on Comedy Central on August 18, 2012, to positive reviews.
Amy Schumer Comedy Central
In 2008, Schumer co-starred in the Comedy Central reality show Reality Bites Back. She also appeared on The Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen in September 2011, and The Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne Barr in August 2012. Her first Comedy Central Presents special aired on April 2, 2010. In June 2012, she started working on a sketch comedy series for Comedy Central which features single-camera vignettes of Schumer playing “heightened versions” of herself.
Amy Schumer Upcoming Movies
- Amy Schumer: Mostly Sex Stuff
- Amy Schumer Presents Mark Normand: Don’t Be Yourself
- Amy Schumer Presents Rachel Feinstein: Only Whores Wear Purple
Is Amy Schumer Related To Chuck
Her father is a first cousin of U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer and therefore the two are related.
Amy Schumer Quotes
- The best advice my mother gave me was to ‘be a lady.’ But I never really knew what that meant, and obviously didn’t take to it.
- No one’s ever cum on my face. That surprises a lot of people. Never caught one up top as they say in the biz.
- You know what they say: ‘Once you go black, your parents don’t talk to you anymore.
- Nothing good ever happens in a blackout. I’ve never woken up and been like, ‘What is this Pilates mat doing out?
- I donated blood today. That’s what I call getting an AIDS test.
Amy Schumer Audiobook
- 2016: The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo (Gallery Books)
Amy Schumer Albums
- 2011: Cutting (Comedy Central Records)
- 2016: Live at the Apollo (Maverick Records)
- 2017: The Leather Special (Netflix)
Amy Schumer Movies And Tv Shows
Amy Schumer Movies
|2012||Sleepwalk with Me||Amy|
|2012||Seeking a Friend for the End of the World||Lacey/Woman #1|
|2017||Thank You for Your Service||Amanda Doster|
|2018||I Feel Pretty||Renee Barrett|
Amy Schumer Tv Shows
|2007||Live at Gotham||Herself|
|2007||Last Comic Standing||Herself|
|2008||Reality Bites Back||Herself|
|2010||John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show||Herself|
|2010||Comedy Central Presents||Herself|
|2011||Curb Your Enthusiasm||Teammate #2|
|2011||Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen||Roaster|
|2012||Dave’s Old Porn||Trish|
|2012||Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne Barr||Herself|
|2012||Amy Schumer: Mostly Sex Stuff||Herself|
|2013||Women Who Kill||Herself|
|2013–present||Inside Amy Schumer||Herself, Various characters|
|2015||2015 MTV Movie Awards||Herself (host)|
|2015||BoJack Horseman||Irving Jannings (voice)|
|2015||Saturday Night Live||Herself (host)|
|2015||Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo||Herself|
|2016||The Simpsons||Mrs. Burns (voice)|
|2016||Family Guy||Factory Crew Leader (voice)|
|2016||Bob’s Burgers||Young Lady (voice)|
|2017||Amy Schumer: The Leather Special||Herself|
|2018||Saturday Night Live||Herself (host)|