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Amy Schumer

 
Bio:
Amy Schumer is an American stand-up comedian and actress. She ventured into 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. From 2013 to 2016, she was the creator, co-producer, co-writer, and star of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Amy Schumer is an American stand-up comedian and actress. She ventured into 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. From 2013 to 2016, she was the creator, co-producer, co-writer, and star of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Corky

Photos

Chris Fischer and Amy Schumer Photo

Chris Fischer and Amy Schumer

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Date:
10/18/2021
Chris Fischer and Amy Schumer Photo

Chris Fischer and Amy Schumer

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Date:
10/18/2021
Amy Schumer, Chris Fischer Photo

Amy Schumer, Chris Fischer

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Date:
01/23/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Corky

Amy Schumer Biography

Amy Schumer is an American stand-up comedian and actress. She ventured into 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. From 2013 to 2016, she was the creator, co-producer, co-writer, and star of the Comedy Central sketch comedy series Inside Amy Schumer, for which she received a Peabody Award and for which Schumer has been nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards, winning Outstanding Variety Sketch Series in 2015.

Schumer wrote and made her film debut in a starring role in Trainwreck (2015), for which she received nominations for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical. She published a memoir in 2016, 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. The same year, she was nominated for two Grammy Awards: for Best Comedy Album for Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo, and Best Spoken Word Album for The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo. In 2018, she starred in the comedy film I Feel Pretty and garnered a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play nomination for her Broadway debut in Meteor Shower.

Amy Schumer Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Amy Schumer, Meteor Shower
 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Amy Schumer, Meteor Shower

Amy Schumer News

Jackie Fabulous, Jaye McBride And Michael Somerville Highlight The July Lineup At The Photo Jackie Fabulous, Jaye McBride And Michael Somerville Highlight The July Lineup At The Comedy Cellar At the Rio
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2022

The world-famous Comedy Cellar has announced the July 2022 lineup for its first West Coast location, an exact replica of its New York club, at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

Interview: LAURA BENANTI at Lesher Center for The Arts Is a Golden-Age Musical Theate Photo Interview: LAURA BENANTI at Lesher Center for The Arts Is a Golden-Age Musical Theater Star for Our Times
by Jim Munson - Jun 20, 2022

BroadwayWorld talks to Broadway musical star Laura Benanti about her show at the Lesher Center for the Arts on June 25th. Effortlessly engaging and chatty, Benanti also talks about her amazingly varied career, having worked with everyone from Patti LuPone to Chita Rivera, Steve Martin, Richard Chamberlain and the late Rebecca Luker.

COMEDY NIGHT Returns to Samuel Slater's Restaurant This Month Photo COMEDY NIGHT Returns to Samuel Slater's Restaurant This Month
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2022

Comedy returns to Samuel Slater's Restaurant in Webster, MA on Thursday, June 23rd. Headliner Will Noonan will be joined by special guests Dan Crohn and Chris Tabb for a night of laughs.

AMY SCHUMER: WHORE TOUR is Coming to the Providence Performing Arts Center Photo AMY SCHUMER: WHORE TOUR is Coming to the Providence Performing Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2022

 Emmy-winning standup comedian AMY SCHUMER announced additional dates to her upcoming tour including a stop in Providence, RI at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) on Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 5P.

VIDEO: Hulu Debuts ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Season Two Trailer Photo VIDEO: Hulu Debuts ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Season Two Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 14, 2022

Hulu has debuted the trailer for the second season of Only Murders in the Building. The new season will see the return of stars Steve Martin, Martin Short, and Selena Gomez. Season two is also slated to featuren Shirley MacLaine, Amy Schumer, Nathan Lane, Jackie Hoffman, and Da'Vine Joy Randolph.

​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Casting For Late Summer 2022 Seas Photo ​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Casting For Late Summer 2022 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group has announced casting for shows in BTG’s Late Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and an award recipient of the GRANTS FOR ARTS PROJECTS from the National Endowment for the Arts; Once, a Tony Award-winning musical; Songs For a New World, the first musical by a Tony Award winner; Dracula, a classic gothic tale of horrors; and Edward Albee's Seascape, a Pulitzer Prize-winning play. 

Twenty Local Students Chosen For 2022 KC Superstar Semifinalists Photo Twenty Local Students Chosen For 2022 KC Superstar Semifinalists
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 6, 2022

Twenty of the finest high school singers* from across the metro have been selected as semifinalists for KC SuperStar 2022! These singers were selected from live auditions done earlier this spring. (NOTE: A complete list of the semifinalists appears at the end of this release.)

Broadway Streaming Guide: June 2022 - Where to Watch TREVOR: THE MUSICAL & More New R Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: June 2022 - Where to Watch TREVOR: THE MUSICAL & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - Jun 4, 2022

This May, Broadway fans can rejoice with new cast recordings, concerts, and television shows to binge. From the new Disney+ filmed capture of Trevor: the Musical to Glee making its return to streaming services, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!

Tim Dillon, Craig Robinson, Dane Cook, And Jeff Ross Announced For Destination Comedy Photo Tim Dillon, Craig Robinson, Dane Cook, And Jeff Ross Announced For Destination Comedy Experience In Cancun
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2022

Just For Laughs has announced that ​​Just For Laughs Escapes is heading back to Cancun for more non-stop comedy in the sun between November 2-6, 2022.

Showtime and QVC Announce Collaboration in Support of Comedy Series I LOVE THAT FOR Y Photo Showtime and QVC Announce Collaboration in Support of Comedy Series I LOVE THAT FOR YOU
by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Emmy nominee Vanessa Bayer, who portrays a home-shopping host and avid fan within the fictional series – will co-host a live one-hour multiplatform shopping show today on QVC with QVC host Jane Treacy. The show, titled Vanessa Bayer and Jane Treacy’s Must-Haves, will be broadcast live from QVC studios in West Chester, PA

Amy Schumer Videos

VIDEO: Hulu Debuts ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Season Two Trailer VideoVIDEO: Hulu Debuts ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Season Two Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 14, 2022

Hulu has debuted the trailer for the second season of Only Murders in the Building. The new season will see the return of stars Steve Martin, Martin Short, and Selena Gomez. Season two is also slated to featuren Shirley MacLaine, Amy Schumer, Nathan Lane, Jackie Hoffman, and Da'Vine Joy Randolph.

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Ariana DeBose Reunite in Conversation VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Ariana DeBose Reunite in Conversation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2022

Lin-Manuel Miranda & Ariana DeBose discuss the first time they met during Bring Bring It On: The Musical, their recent projects including West Side Story, tick, tick...BOOM! and Encanto, plus more! 

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Embarks on a Virtual Tour of New York City VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Embarks on a Virtual Tour of New York City
by Stage Tube - Apr 16, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda has conducted a virtual tour of some of his favorite spots in New York City as part of Google Arts & Culture.

VIDEO: Amber Iman Performs at the Broadway Theatre For NY PopsUp VideoVIDEO: Amber Iman Performs at the Broadway Theatre For NY PopsUp
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 12, 2021

This weekend, NY PopsUp returned to Broadway with another performance, this time from Amber Iman.

VIDEO: Amy Schumer Teases Seth Meyers for Never Starring in a Super Bowl Ad VideoVIDEO: Amy Schumer Teases Seth Meyers for Never Starring in a Super Bowl Ad
by Stage Tube - Feb 4, 2021

Amy Schumer talks about how proud she is to be starring in a Hellmann's 2021 Super Bowl commercial, shares how she responds to hateful comments on the internet and reveals why she lies about her son's age.

VIDEO: Leslie Odom Jr. Sings 'Wait For It' in Powerful Election PSA VideoVIDEO: Leslie Odom Jr. Sings 'Wait For It' in Powerful Election PSA
by Stage Tube - Nov 3, 2020

Tony and Grammy award-winner Leslie Odom Jr. - Hamilton’s Aaron Burr - teamed up with RepresentUs.

VIDEO: Josh Charles Talks About His Daughter on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JIMMY FALLON VideoVIDEO: Josh Charles Talks About His Daughter on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JIMMY FALLON
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2020

Josh Charles gushes about his love for the Baltimore Ravens, explains why there's a cutout of himself at the Ravens' stadium and talks about the unique songs he sings to his daughter before bed.

VIDEO: William Jackson Harper Talks About His Rap Battle With Lin-Manuel Miranda VideoVIDEO: William Jackson Harper Talks About His Rap Battle With Lin-Manuel Miranda
by Stage Tube - Jan 29, 2020

William Jackson Harper talks about auditioning for The Good Place, people asking him about ethics and philosophy and rapping with Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: John Early Talks About Officiating Amy Schumer's Wedding on LATE NIGHT WITH SE VideoVIDEO: John Early Talks About Officiating Amy Schumer's Wedding on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Jan 15, 2020

John Early talks about his show-stopping outfit and tells the story of how he wound up officiating Amy Schumer's wedding.

VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Talks About How He Got His Start Off-Broadway VideoVIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Talks About How He Got His Start Off-Broadway
by Stage Tube - Dec 5, 2019

Mike Birbiglia was a guest on the most recent episode of 'Hiking with Kevin,' to talk about his newest special The New One, on Netflix. Birbiglia also discusses his troubled relationship with Hollywood and how being turned down changed his whole life.


Amy Schumer Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Amy Schumer been in?
Amy Schumer has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Amy Schumer been in?
Amy Schumer has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Amy Schumer been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Meteor Shower and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Meteor Shower .