Amy Schumer was given birth to in the year 1981 June 1st to both parents Gordon Schumer and Sandra. Given her father’s background (Jewish), she was brought up Jewish also and renowned U.S Senator Chuck Schumer is a relative to her (Gordon Schumer is the second cousin to Senator Chuck Schumer).
Her father owned a furniture company in Manhattan and through it was she brought up. She relocated to Long Island, after her parents divorced. She was a student of South Side High School and graduated with a degree in theater from Towson University.
She appeared in the off-Broadway black comedy titled “Keeping Abreast” and played the role of breast cancer patient. After that she went into comedy and made her debut in the “Gotham Comedy Club”. She has appeared in several television comedy shows, serve as host, appeared as guest and have also done commercials for various companies.
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In the year 2011 (April 25) she released her debut comedy album and the standup comedy special was mostly centered on sexual discussion. When asked about the discussion (sex), she boldly reply that she enjoy talking about facts like that because people tend to ignore it while others don’t know how to express themselves in that regards, so she enjoy trying to get people to open up about certain things.
In the year 2015, she played the host for the MTV Movie Awards and debut her leading film role in the movie “Trainwreck”. The movie feature fellow co-star Bill Hader. The star has since then focused on her comedy career and also her acting career. In 2012, Amy had a very good shape and during an interview that same year, she revealed that she was into various forms of training like yoga, boxing and also hiking. She has however gained some weight as of today.
Amy Schumer Facts
- Her father is the second cousin to Senator Chuck Schumer of the United States of America
- She and her mother relocated to Long Island after her parents got divorced
- Her family went bankrupt when she was just nine years old
- She ended up breaking her left knee when she was receiving her MVP award during the 2016 Critics Choice Awards
- She made headlines in April 2016 when she hit at Glamour Magazine for naming her in their plus size edition
- In 2015, she hosted the MTV movie awards
- Her mother has a protestant background
- She is also very active on social media
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Amy Schumer Age and Nationality
- Amy Beth Schumer
Date of birth
- 1981 June 1st
Place of Birth
- Manhattan, New York (United State)
- United State of America
Body Build Type
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How Tall is Amy Schumer – Amy Schumer Height, Weight, Age and Full Body Measurement
- 170 cm
- 74 kg
- 5 – 71 – 99 cm
- 36 B
- Size 12 (USA)
- Blonde (Natural)
- South Side High School
- Towson University
- Gordon Schumer (Father)
- Sandra Schumer (Mother)
- Actress, producer and director