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Amy Schumer's Son
Was Rushed to the ER
Nov 7, 2022 2:29 AM CST
Amy Schumer's Son Was Rushed to the ER
He's now 'home and better' after bout with RSV, comedian says
- Amy Schumer hosted
Saturday Night Live
over the weekend—a weekend that capped what she revealed, Sunday on Instagram , had been "the hardest week of my life." As she explained, "I missed Thursday rehearsals when my son was rushed to ER and admitted for RSV. Shout out...
In New Series, Amy Schumer
Reveals Lifelong Disorder
Mar 26, 2022 9:00 AM CDT
In New Series, Amy Schumer Reveals Lifelong Disorder
40-year-old comedian has trichotillomania, which causes sufferers to pull out their own hair
- Amy Schumer's autobiographical new series,
Life & Beth
, which she wrote, directed, and stars in, debuted on Hulu earlier this month, and one scene in particular has captured viewers' attention—one in which it's revealed the young character based on Schumer suffers from a disorder that causes her...
3 'Dynamic, Hilarious' Women
Will Host This Year's Oscars
Feb 15, 2022 3:23 PM CST
3 'Dynamic, Hilarious' Women Will Host This Year's Oscars
Regina Hall, Amy Schumer, and Wanda Sykes chosen after 3 hostless years
- This year's Oscars will make history with an all-female trio of hosts. Producer Will Packer announced Tuesday that the 94th Academy Awards will be hosted by Amy Schumer, Regina Hall, and Wanda Sykes, NPR reports. "Imagine having one of the funniest women in comedy today hosting the Oscars,...
No Longer Has
a Uterus or an
Sep 21, 2021 2:30 AM CDT
Amy Schumer No Longer Has a Uterus or an Appendix
Thanks to endometriosis
- Amy Schumer is the latest celebrity to go public with her endometriosis battle. In an Instagram post over the weekend captioned, "If you have really painful periods you may have #endometriosis," the comedian revealed she'd had her uterus and appendix removed due to the condition. "The...
Amy Schumer's Comment on
Krasinski Film Raises Eyebrows
Jun 1, 2021 9:55 AM CDT
Amy Schumer's Comment on Krasinski Film Raises Eyebrows
Comedian notes 'Quiet Place II' director's 'pretend marriage' to Emily Blunt, though it seems like a joke
- John Krasinski's
A Quiet Place Part II
is enjoying as much acclaim as the first installation released in 2018, with one big fan in particular noting her adoration of the tense horror film. CNN notes that after Amy Schumer recently saw the movie, which stars Krasinksi's wife, Emily...
Dec 25, 2020 12:05 PM CST
Amy Schumer's Baldwin Joke Keeps Going
After first controversy, she pretends photo of Alec, Hilaria, and their kids is her own
- It's a safe bet Amy Schumer didn't expect a jokey online post involving Hilaria Baldwin, wife of Alec, would cause such a firestorm. It began earlier this week, when 36-year-old Hilaria, a yoga instructor, posted a photo of herself , clad in underwear, holding new son Eduardo. As a...
I Have Lyme
Sep 9, 2020 11:28 AM CDT
Amy Schumer: I Have Lyme Disease
Comedian makes her reveal on Instagram
- Can you drink wine if you have Lyme disease? Amy Schumer wants to know. That's because the 39-year-old actress and comedian says she recently found out she has the tick-borne illness, and it may not be from a recent tick bite. Schumer made the announcement in a Tuesday Instagram...
No More Pregnancies
Aug 14, 2020 6:21 AM CDT
Amy Schumer: No More Pregnancies
Comedian considering a surrogate following IVF struggles
- Amy Schumer has revealed that she "can't be pregnant ever again" following the birth of her first child last year. Schumer became pregnant with son Gene David, now 15 months old, through in vitro fertilization, per
. "He's the best thing in my life" but "...
Amy Schumer: We Named
Our Son 'Genital' by Accident
Apr 14, 2020 3:46 PM CDT
Amy Schumer: We Named Our Son 'Genital' by Accident
Or, that's how it sounded
- The joke was apparently on Amy Schumer.
reports that while appearing on the Tuesday episode of her podcast "3 Girls, 1 Keith," Schumer revealed that she had to change her nearly one-year-old's name. Gene, who was born on May 5, was originally given the middle...
Apr 9, 2020 6:45 PM CDT
Posting Photos Brings Lawsuit for Comedian
Amy Schumer didn't own the rights to the images, photographer says
- Amy Schumer posted two photos of herself on Instagram, which sounds fair enough. But the photographer says the photos taken last year weren't hers to post, and the comedian now faces a lawsuit. Felipe Ramales filed suit in New York, the
reports. "One cannot use photographs...
Lasted 2 Weeks
May 21, 2019 3:33 PM CDT
Amy Schumer's Maternity Leave Lasted 2 Weeks
Comedian returns to the stage 15 days after giving birth
- Amy Schumer gave birth to her first baby May 5. On May 20, she was back to work: The comedian made a surprise appearance at New York City's Comedy Cellar Monday night, CNN reports. A fellow comic captured a photo of Schumer in front of the packed audience, and...
Amy Schumer Welcomes
Her Own 'Royal Baby'
May 7, 2019 2:48 AM CDT
Amy Schumer Welcomes Her Own 'Royal Baby'
She gave birth to son Sunday night
- Duchess Meghan wasn't the only celebrity with big news to share on Monday. Amy Schumer announced in an Instagram post that her "royal baby" had been born at 10:55pm Sunday,
reports. The baby boy is the comedian's first child with husband Chris Fischer. In October,...
Amy Schumer: Hubby
Is 'On the Spectrum'
Mar 19, 2019 8:54 AM CDT
Amy Schumer: Hubby Is 'On the Spectrum'
Comedian says she 'knew from the beginning that my husband's brain was a little different than mine'
- Amy Schumer loves her husband because of his autism, not in spite of it. Chef Chris Fischer, whom Schumer married last year , "has autism spectrum disorder. He's on the spectrum," Schumer says in her Netflix special
, which was filmed in Chicago in December and began streaming...
Nov 15, 2018 4:04 PM CST
Pregnant Amy Schumer Hospitalized
Comedian has hyperemesis gravidarum
- A pregnant Amy Schumer is in the hospital and has been forced to postpone a planned Thursday night stand-up show in Dallas,
reports. "I’m fine. Baby’s fine but everyone who says the 2nd trimester is better is not telling the full story," the comedian wrote...
No Refills Needed With
Costco's 4-Foot Wine Glass
Nov 6, 2018 11:25 AM CST
No Refills Needed With Costco's 4-Foot Wine Glass
'I can literally drink my height in wine'
- If this Amy Schumer skit left you dreaming of owning your own massive wine glass, Costco has you covered. In time for the holidays, the retailer is hawking a 46-inch-tall wine glass with an in-store price of $79.99, or $99.99 with shipping. Though the packaging shows the glass...
in Unconventional Way
Oct 22, 2018 4:40 PM CDT
Amy Schumer Announces Pregnancy in Unconventional Way
By embedding it in a list of recommended political candidates
- Amy Schumer took the long way around to announce she's pregnant with husband Chris Fischer. The comedian and actress broke her baby news Monday on the Instagram stories of friend and journalist Jessica Yellin, the AP reports. Yellin, of the site NewsNotNoise.org, showed at the end of a...
the Riot Act Over Trump
May 13, 2018 7:28 AM CDT
Cast the Riot Act Over Trump
Enough with the Trump jokes, already
Saturday Night Live
has made no small amount of hay over the Trump White House in its recent Cold Opens, but Saturday night's episode changed it up to focus on the cast's mothers—who promptly proceeded to rip their offspring over the plethora of Trump jokes, reports the...
Tony Nominations Good News
for Tina Fey, Amy Schumer
May 1, 2018 9:15 AM CDT
Tony Nominations Good News for Tina Fey, Amy Schumer
'Mean Girls' adaptation grabs a dozen; Schumer up for best actress
- Tina Fey's musical
, which she adapted from her much-beloved and oft-quoted 2004 high school comedy movie, and the goofy undersea cartoon adaptation
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical
lead the Tony Award nominations with a dozen nods each. A British revival of
Angels in America
, Tony Kushner's...
New Movie Is a Flop
Apr 20, 2018 11:42 AM CDT
Amy Schumer's New Movie Is a Flop
Its 'body-positive message gets lost,' says one critic of 'I Feel Pretty'
- It's another disappointing showing for Amy Schumer, say critics, who've given new flick
I Feel Pretty
a 36% rating on Rotten Tomatoes . (Audiences were even less kind, at 26%.) Alongside other funny females like Busy Philipps, Aidy Bryant, and Sasheer Zamata, Schumer stars as a self-conscious woman...
Schumer Is Adamant:
'I'm Not Amy Fischer!'
Mar 13, 2018 3:40 PM CDT
Schumer Is Adamant: 'I'm Not Amy Fischer!'
Long Island native wants to avoid confusion with 'Long Island Lolita'
- No, Amy Schumer will not become Amy Fischer following the comedian's marriage to chef Chris Fischer . 'Cause, well, she doesn't want to be confused with an attempted-killer-turned-porn-star. This came to light via Instagram, where Schumer's father asked his famous daughter if she would make the switch....
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