Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer is a stand-up comedian, actress, writer, and producer. She rose to fame in 2007 as a comic on NBC's reality show Last Comic Standing and in the 2015 breakout film Trainwreck that she starred in and wrote. She is also the creator and star of Comedy Central's Inside Amy Schumer. The sketch series premiered in 2013, turning Schumer into a household name and earning her two Primetime Emmys as lead actress during its four-season run.
Amy Schumer
Full Name
Amy Beth Schumer
Hometown
New York City, NY
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Born
06/01/1981
Age
40

FAQs

Is Amy Schumer married?

Yes, Amy Schumer is married to award-winning chef Chris Fischer. They wed on February 13, 2018, and welcomed their son, Gene David, on May 5, 2019.

How did Amy Schumer meet her husband?

The comedic actress revealed that her husband is the brother of her personal assistant. During a trip to Martha's Vineyard, where Fischer grew up, Schumer's assistant invited her brother to Schumer's vacation home to cook for her.

How is Amy Schumer related to Chuck Schumer?

Amy Schumer and Chuck Schumer are cousins. The Democratic New York senator is the first cousin of Schumer's father.

Why did Amy Schumer change her son’s name?

Schumer changed her son Gene's middle name to David in 2020 after realizing his original middle name sounded like the word "genital." Gene's middle name was Attell, inspired by her friend and fellow comedian Dave Attell.

What are Amy Schumer's top movies?

Amy Schumer's top films are 'Trainwreck,' 'I Feel Pretty,' and 'Snatched.' She wrote and produced both 'Trainwreck' and 'Snatched,' and she served as producer on 'I Feel Pretty' as well.

What is Amy Schumer's book called?

Amy Schumer's book is titled 'The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo.' The 2016 New York Times bestseller is a hilarious memoir and collection of personal and observational essays.

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