Amy Schumer Biography

Updated On Feb 17, 2019 Published On Oct 20, 2015
Facts of Amy Schumer
Date of Birth: 1981 , June-1
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Amy Schumer
Birth Name Amy Beth Schumer
Father Gordon Schumer
Mother Sandra Schumer
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Upper East Side, New York City
Ethnicity White
Profession Comedian
Net Worth $1 Million
Eye Color Green
Body Measurements 38-28-39
Weight in KG 72
Boyfriend Anthony Jeselnik, Nick Nemeth
Married Not Yet
Education Towson University
Awards Peabody Award
Movies Trainwreck
TV Show Saturday Night Live
Siblings Jason Stein, Kim Caramele
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American standup comedian, actress, producer, and writer Amy Schumer is the winner of Primetime Emmy Awards. She is famous for her work in Inside Amy Schumer.

Amy Schumer's Early Life

Amy Schumer was born Amy Beth Schumer on June 1, 1981, and currently 37 years old. She was born in the upper-class family in Upper East Side, New York City, New York of United States of America to father Gordon Schumer and mother Sandra Schumer. She is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. 

Amy Schumer's Career

Amy began her professional career since 2004. She has worked in numerous television series and movies like Saturday Night Live, Family Feud, Family Guy, The Simpsons, Saturday Night Live, I Feel Pretty, Snatched, Sleepwalk with Me, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and many others.

Amy Schumer's Net Worth

As of early 2019, Amy Schumer's net worth is reported to be around $17 million. Back in 2016, her net worth was estimated to be around $16 million. For her role in Inside Amy Schumer, her salary was $25,000 for each episode in 2013. 

hough she was born in the wealthiest family in the United States, her family went bankrupt before she was ten years old. This created a massive problem in their family, and then her parents got divorced some years later.

Amy Schumer's Personal Life

Amy Schumer was once in romantic love affairs with Dolph Ziggler. Dolph Ziggler is a professional wrestler from the United States and is currently associated with WWE. She was also found dating Anthony Jeselnik; he is also the famous American comedian and actor. 

Currently, Amy is living a blissful married life with husband Chris Fischer since February 13, 2018. The pair tied the knot in Malibu, California. As of October 2018, she was expecting her first child.

ALSO SEE: Amy Schumer and Husband Chris Fischer Makes Red Carpet Debut as a Couple at Tony Awards 2018

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Born in Upper East Side, New York City

June 1 , 1981

Amy Schumer was from the upper class family born as Amy Beth Schumer in Upper East Side, New York City, New York of United States of America to Gordon Schumer and Sandra Schumer. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Her family went bankrupt


Amy Schumer was born in one of the wealthiest family in United States. When she was in her early days, her father was the owner of the famous furniture company in Manhattan. But with the passage of time his company went on a loss and her family went bankrupt.

Her parents got divorced


She was born to Gordon Schumer and Sandra Schumer. Her childhood days were kind of beautiful as she was born in the wealthiest family. But when she was nine, her father business went on a loss and this acted as the main reason for her parents’ divorce.

Graduated from Towson University


It was South Side High School from where she received her formal high school education. She graduated from there in 1999 with an honor. Then she was enrolled at Towson University and she majored in theatre. She also graduated from there in 2003. 

Began her stand up comedy career

June 1 , 2004

Before she began her stand up career, she was a waitress. She also worked as the bartender for few periods of times. After that she began her standup career and that was in 2004 at Gotham Comedy Club.

Began her acting career


After she gained some name and fame from her standup career, she was offered the acting role in the short movie Sense Memory in 2006 and that was her first acting role. Next year, she appeared in the television series titled, Live at Gotham.

Began dating Dolph Ziggler


She dated Dolph Ziggler for some period of times. His full name is Nicholas Theodore "Nick" Nemeth and he is a professional wrestler from United States and he is currently associated with WWE. 

Began dating Anthony Jeselnik


She also had a yearlong love life with Anthony Jeselnik. Anthony Jeselnik is an American comedian. He is also known as the television host and as well an actor. He has also established himself as a writer and producer. 

Won Primetime Emmy Awards


Primetime Emmy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the film industry and everyone really fells honored if they win this award. She won this award for the first time in 2015 and that was for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series. 

Won Critics Choice Television Awards


Her role in Inside Amy Schumer is one of the best acting she has ever performed in her life. From this role, she got her first nomination in Critics Choice Television Awards in 2014. She also got her nomination in this award in 2015 and this time she was also honored with it. 

Won Online Film & Television Association


2015 and Inside Amy Schumer are the two this she will never forget in her life. In 2015, she won Online Film & Television Association for Best Female Performance for her role in the previous mentioned television series. 

Won Television Critics Association Awards


She has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also own some of them. In 2015, she got her first and only nomination in Television Critics Association Awards. She won this award the same time. 

Net Worth


As of early 2019, Amy Schumer's net worth is reported to be around $17 million.

Married Chris Fischer


Amy is living a blissful married life with husband Chris Fischer since February 13, 2018. The pair tied the knot in Malibu, California.