Amy Schumer

  • 20 September 2011

Date of birth

1st June, 1981




1st January, 1970



Amy Schumer Announces First Pregnancy

By Ed Biggs in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 24 October 2018

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Schumer buddied up with journalist Jessica Yellin to reveal that she's expecting her first baby with husband Chris Fischer.

Amy Schumer has had fun with her Instagram followers in revealing that she’s expecting her first baby with her husband Chris Fischer.

The stand-up comedian and I Feel Pretty star hinted at the news on Tuesday night (October 23rd), with a mischievous superimposed image of her and her husband’s faces on top of photo of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex – aka Harry ‘n’ Meghan - who are also expecting their first child next year.

“About to announce some exciting news on @jessicayellin insta page,” she said, enlisting the help of her journalist friend Jessica Yellin.

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From Amy Schumer To Danny Glover: 7 Celebrities Who Have Been Arrested For Protesting

By Holly Mosley in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 11 October 2018

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Criminal trespassing is the most common reason for protest arrests.

Arguably the most honourable reason you can be arrested in this day and age is forceful activism; that is, peaceful protest that involves trespassing and generally being an inconvenience to the people you're campaigning against. You'd be amazed at how many celebrities have a criminal record for this sort of thing.

Image caption Amy Schumer at the Blogher Creators summit

There are some men in the world who have so little to say to women that they're worried they're going to accidentally sexually harass them if they are left alone with them. Now that it's obvious women will no longer stand for that kind of behaviour, they're claiming not to know how else to interact with them.

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Amy Schumer Keeps Having To Defend Her Body And It's Not Fair

By Holly Mosley in Fashion / Beauty on 04 September 2018

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She's been 'photoshopped' yet again despite loving her curves.

Once again, Amy Schumer has found herself forced to defend her body shape, as a fan recently took it upon themselves to airbrush a bikini shot of her looking a lot slimmer than she actually is. There was no malicious intent when it came to editing the photo, but a lesson has definitely been learned.

Image caption Amy Schumer at the Blogher Creators Summit

When a Facetune enthusiast decided to set up an account featuring various edited photos of celebrities to make them 'look better', he made a huge mistake when he decided to shave pounds off Amy Schumer. He took a bikini shot of her on vacation and went to work reducing her dress size.

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The Royal Wedding Will "Suck" For Meghan Markle, Reckons Amy Schumer

By Ed Biggs in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 17 May 2018

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There's "so much pressure" on Meghan that she won't be able to enjoy the day, Schumer believes.

The gossip columns and celeb news outlets are focussing almost all of their energy on the upcoming royal wedding this weekend, with Meghan Markle and her family particularly coming under the spotlight in recent days.

The 36 year old marries Prince Harry at Windsor Castle on Saturday afternoon in front of the watching world and most of the global press. However, one celebrity isn’t buying into all of the hype, with comedian Amy Schumer reckoning the big day will “suck” for Meghan because she’s under “so much pressure”.

Speaking with Australian radio show ‘Fitzy and Wippa’ this week, Schumer said: “This poor girl. Your wedding, everyone says it’s your day. It’s your day. She’s like, no it’s not.”

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No-one Believed Amy Schumer's Engagement Announcement At Ellen's Party

By Holly Williams in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 19 April 2018

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She was married within days of her engagement.

Amy Schumer managed to shock her peers when she tied the knot with her new partner Chris Fischer less than a year after her break-up with her last boyfriend. She opened up to Ellen Degeneres about the celebrating her engagement at the talk show host's birthday party.

Image caption Amy Schumer at the premiere of 'I Feel Pretty'

The 36-year-old wasted no time in getting back on the horse following her split from furniture designer Ben Hanisch in May last year. She ended up getting together chef Chris Fischer, who she had been introduced to by her former manager, and the pair hit it off so well that they were engaged by February 2018.

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Amy Schumer at the premiere of STX Films' 'I Feel Pretty' held at Westwood Village Theatre. The comedy stars Amy Schumer as a woman whose life of insecurities are undone by a head injury - Westwood, California, United States - Tuesday 17th April 2018

Amy Schumer attends a 'March For Our Lives' event in Downtown Los Angeles. The protests took place in various US cities including Parkland, Washington D.C. and New York, with various celebrities supporting the fight to end gun violence - Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 24th March 2018

Amy Schumer Only Tried On One Wedding Dress

By Charlotte Court in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 16 February 2018

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The comedian recently announced her surprise marriage after a whirlwind romance earlier

Popular comedian and funnywoman Amy Schumer surprised fans when she married chef Chris Fischer after a ‘whirlwind romance’ and has now revealed her wedding gown was the one and only dress she tried on four days before the ceremony.

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The 36-year-old bride immediately loved the $5,490 Monique Lhuillier 'Severine Chantilly Lace & Tulle' gown featuring a ballet bodice and flower appliqués, which was picked by stylist Leesa Evans.

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Amy Schumer Reportedly Marries New Boyfriend Chris Fischer

By Ed Biggs in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 15 February 2018

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Schumer and Fischer reportedly tied the knot in a small private ceremony in Malibu this week, just months after meeting.

Comedian and actress Amy Schumer has reportedly gotten married to her new boyfriend, Chris Fischer, after just a few months of dating, tying the knot in a private ceremony earlier this week.

Multiple sources have told Us Weekly and other outlets that Schumer and her beau got married in a small ceremony on Tuesday – the day before Valentine’s Day – at a rented house overlooking the sea in Malibu, California. According to those sources, the whole event was put together at very short notice.

A strict no-photographs policy was enforced at the ceremony, which was small but whose guestlist included famous names such as Jennifer Lawrence, Jennifer Aniston, Larry David, David Spade and Judd Apatow. A comedian officiated the nuptials, and the couple read their own vows.

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Amy Schumer in the press room at the 70th Annual Directors Guild Of America Awards, which was held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. This year saw Guillermo del Toro take home Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 'The Shape of Water', while other winners included Jordan Peele, Reed Morano, Beth McCarthy-Miller and Jean-Marc Vallee - Beverly Hills, California, United States - Saturday 3rd February 2018

Amy Schumer Speaks About The Sexual Misconduct Claims Against Her 'Friend' Aziz Ansari

By Ed Biggs in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 01 February 2018

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Speaking on 'The Katie Couric Podcast', Schumer spoke about the claims against Ansari and about the #MeToo movement.

Following the sexual misconduct allegations against actor Aziz Ansari last month that left the internet divided, the star’s friend Amy Schumer spoke about the fallout and where she stands regarding the wider #MeToo movement.

The week after the Golden Globe Awards, at which Ansari won an award for his acclaimed series ‘Master of None’, an unnamed woman alleged in an article via that the actor had tried to coerce her into sex without her consent while at his apartment.

She later texted him to say his conduct had made her “uneasy” – Ansari apologised for misreading the situation. Following the publication of the article, Ansari addressed the allegations, explaining that he “took her words to heart” and responded privately to her.

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Amy Schumer and Rashida Jones at the 2017 Glamour Women of the Year Awards - Berkeley Square Gardens, London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 6th June 2017

Amy Schumer seen leaving AOL Build - Manhattan, New York, United States - Tuesday 2nd May 2017