Amy Beth Schumer who is more popular as Amy Schumer is a pretty famous American stand-up comedian and actress. She started her career as a comedian in 2000 but it was in 2007 that she became famous after taking part in the fifth season of Last Comic Standing, the reality competition series of NBC. Since 2013, she has been associated with Comedy Central on which her sketch comedy series Inside Amy Schumer is being aired.
In 2015, Amy made her movie debut with Trainwreck; this flick was written and made by her and she was nominated for the Writers Guild of America Award under the category of Best Original Screenplay.
We will now look into the personal life of Amy Schumer before giving you more insight about her career, net worth, etc.
Amy Schumer Is Married To Husband Chris Fischer
Amy Schumer has been linked with some really hot and handsome hunks; however, the beautiful lady is now married to award winning chef Chris Fischer. They both got married on February 13, 2018, in Malibu, California, after dating for less than a year and in May 2019, they became proud parents of a baby boy whom they named as Gene Attell Fischer.
Earlier, Amy Schumer dated her male counterpart, comedian Anthony Jeselnik from 2009 till 2011. After breaking up with him, she started dating WWE wrestler Dolph Ziggler in 2012 but they got separated as Dolph was not happy with the comments that Amy made about him. In 2015, she started seeing furniture designer Ben Hanisch and they both were in a relationship for two years, i.e., till 2017.
Amy Schumer Net Worth
Amy Schumer is a multi-talented personality as she is not just a comedian and actress but a writer as well. She is among the best American comedians and also one of the highest paid comedians as listed by Forbes magazine. She was ranked fifth in the top 10 highest paid comedians in 2017. As per an estimate by Forbes, Amy Schumer’s net worth is $37.5 million.
Amy Schumer Family Members
Amy Schumer was born to Sandra Jane and Gordon David Schumer who was the owner of a baby-furniture company. Kim Caramele, the comedy writer-producer, is younger sister of Amy and she also has a half-brother Jason Stein who is a musician by profession and lives in Chicago.
Amy Schumer Career Details
The turning point came in her career in 2007 when she came fourth in Last Comic Standing. Amy then got the chance of working in her first comedy special on Comedy Central in 2012 which was titled as Mostly Sex Stuff and it was liked a lot by the audiences. After that, she came up with her another weekly special, Inside Amy Schumer, which was not only created, written, and directed by her but she also starred in it. She won an Emmy for her work but it is not quite clear as to how much she was paid for it.
Amy is also an actress who made her debut with Trainwreck, the movie stormed the box-office with an earnings of $140 million. Since then, she has worked in many movies and has also been a part of some Netflix specials. She also earns a good amount with her writing as she has earned $8 million in advance with her essay collection, The Girl With The Lower Back Tattoo (2016). This was the third highest advance of all time which indicates that Amy’s net worth is quite good.
Amy Schumer Bio: Age, Parents, Education
Amy’s date of birth is June 1, 1981, and she was born in New York. As per the date of birth, Amy is presently 38 years old. Her parents divorced when she was 12; at that time, she shifted to Long Island with her mother where she took admission in South Side High School. Later on, she attended Hebrew School and after her high school, she got graduated with a degree in theatre from Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland.
Subsequently, she came back to New York and for two years, she was a student of William Esper Studio. During this period she worked as a waitress and bartender in order to support herself.
Quick Facts About Amy Schumer
Name Amy Schumer
Birthdate June 1, 1981
Birthplace Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York
Parents Sandra Jane and Gordon David Schumer
Career Comedian, Actress and Writer
Net worth $37.5 Million