Amy Schumer is on the rise in the world of comedy with her blend of honesty, and unapologetic sense of humor.
Schumer is the creator, executive producer, star, and writer of Inside Amy Schumer, the popular Comedy Central television series which premiered in April 2013 to the network’s highest season premiere ratings of the year. The show will return for a second season on April 1st.
This summer, she will begin production on Universal’s Train Wreck that Schumer wrote and will star in. Judd Apatow will produce and direct the feature film that is scheduled to be released in July 2015.
Schumer’s hit one-hour stand-up special, “Mostly Sex Stuff,” became Comedy Central’s second-highest rated special in 2012. She was also one of the featured comedians on Comedy Central’s “Roast of Roseanne,” which followed her memorable and quotable performance on the 2011 “Roast of Charlie Sheen.”
She was recently seen in such critically acclaimed series as FX’s “Louie” and HBO’s “Girls.” Previously, Schumer had a recurring role on the third season of Adult Swim’s “Delocated,” and guest starred in the latest season of “Curb Your Enthusiasm.”
On the big screen, Schumer filmed the feature “Seeking a Friend for the End of the World” starring Steve Carrell and Kiera Knightley, as well as “Price Check,” an independent feature opposite Parker Posey which premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.
Her album “Cutting” placed in the top 5 of the Billboard Charts and has been included on multiple Best Comedy Albums of the Year awards’ lists.
Schumer is a founding member of The Collective, a New York based Theatre Company, and a graduate of The William Esper studio where she studied for 3 years.
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