Amy Schumer Height, Weight, Age, Wiki, Biography, Net Worth, Facts

Amy Schumer is a well-known stand-up comedian and actress who made her mark as a contestant on NBC’s  reality competition series Last Comic Standing in 2007. She is best known for her sketch comedy series Inside Amy Schumer, which earned her a Peabody Award and was nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards, winning Outstanding Variety Sketch Series in 2015. She has featured in both films and TV shows and her notable works include Train wreck, I Feel Pretty, Reality Bites Back, Delocated and Girls. She released a memoir in 2016, The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo. She earned two Grammy Award nominations for her works, Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo and The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo. She is one of the most influential stand-up comedians of our generation in the United States.

Birth Name

Amy Beth Schumer

Nickname

Amy

Profession

Stand-up Comedian, Actress, Writer

Nationality

American

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Amy Schumer was born on June 1, 1981 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.

Age

She is currently 37 years old.

Sun Sign

Gemini

Ethnicity

White

Education

Amy Schumer attended South Side High School in Rockville Centre, New York, where she was voted both “Class Clown” and “Teacher’s Worst Nightmare” upon graduation in 1999. She then attended the Hebrew school of the Central Synagogue of Nassau County, a Reform synagogue in Rockville Centre.

She got enrolled at the Towson University where she studied theater, graduating in 2003. Later, she studied at the William Esper Studio in New York for two years.

Family Details

  • Father – Gordon Schumer (Owned a a baby furniture company)
  • Mother – Sandra Schumer (nee Jones)
  • Siblings – Kimberly Schumer (Younger Sister) (Comedy Writer and Producer), Jason Stein (Older Brother) (Musician)

Marital Status

Married

Spouse

Schumer is married to chef and farmer Chris Fischer since February 13, 2018. They had a lavish wedding ceremony in Malibu, California.

Prior to her marriage with Fischer, Schumer had dated many stars like professional wrestler Nick Nemeth, comedian Anthony Jeselnik, and Chicago furniture designer Ben Hanisch.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
  • In centimeters – 170 cm
  • In meters – 1.7 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 74 kg
  • In Pounds – 163 lbs

Body measurements

  • Measurements – 38-30-39
  • Bust – 38 inches
  • Waist – 30 inches
  • Hip – 39 inches
  • Bra Size – 36B

Body Build

Average

Eye Color

Blue

Hair Color

Blonde

Shoe Size

She wears a size 8.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 10-12 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Distinctive Features

Blue eyed blonde beauty

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Amy Schumer made her acting debut as Amy in the comedy movie “Sleepwalk” with Me in 2012. However, it was an uncredited role.

That same year, she landed in a comedy film, ‘Price Check”, which is about the increasing price of a middle-class life, in which she played the role of Lila.

Television Debut

In 2007, she appeared as herself in a stand-up comedy TV show, Live at Gotham. She has since performed in a number of TV shows, including “Curb Your Enthusiasm”, “Delocated”, 30 Rock”, “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”, “The Ellen Degeneres Show”, “Inside Amy Schumer”.

Famous For

Known for her stint on the  sketch comedy series Inside Amy Schumer which she launched in 2013.

Amy Schumer Favorites

  • Favorite Comedians – Ellen DeGeneres, Judy Gold, Jessica Kirson, Margaret Cho, Sarah Silverman, Wendy Liebman
  • Favorite Live Performer – Bridget Everett

Amy Schumer Net Worth

Amy has a net worth of $16 million.

Social Media Profiles

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Amy Schumer Facts

Amy was raised Jewish. Her father is a first cousin of U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer.

Schumer had an affluent upbringing as her father an a successful furniture company. But, soon after her father’s business crumbled, her family went bankrupt when she was nine years old. Her parents divorced and she was raised by her mother.

After college, she moved to New York City where she worked as a bartender and a waitress during her years at the William Esper Studio.

Her first acting job was a role of a young lady diagnosed with breast cancer in the stage production of Keeping Abreast, an Off-Broadway black comedy.

She began her professional career when she landed a stand-up comedy at the New York-based comedy club Gotham Comedy Club.

Her comedy special Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo, which premiered on HBO in October 2015 was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Variety Special, Writing, and Directing as well as nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album.

Amy is good friends with Jennifer Lawrence, Brie Larson, and David Letterman.

Her comedic influences include Wendy Liebman, Carol Burnett, Lucille Ball, and Joan Rivers.

In 2015 she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series for Inside Amy Schumer.

In 2015, Time magazine included Schumer in their “100 most influential people” list.

In November 2015, Schumer posed nude for a photo by photographer Annie Leibovitz for 2016 edition of the Pirelli Calendar.

In April 2016, Schumer accused Glamour Magazine for including her in plus size only issue.

She hosted the 2015 MTV movie Awards.

Schumer was arrested at the US Capitol while protesting the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court on October 4, 2018.

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