Biography - Amy Schumer

Last Modified: 5th May, 2024
Amy Schumer
Best Known For
Inside Amy Schumer (comedy show)
Net Worth
$45.00M Under Review
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Social Media Presence
Personal Detail
Birth Name / Full Name
Amy Beth Schumer N/A
Born on
June 1, 1981 (age 42)
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Gordon David Schumer
Gordon David Schumer
Jason Stein
Jason Stein
Kim Caramele
Kim Caramele
Sandra Jane Schumer
Sandra Jane Schumer
Chris Fischer
Nick Nemeth
Anthony Jeselnik
2009 to 2011
Gene David Fischer
Gene David Fischer
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Blue N/A
Shoe Size
8.5 US N/A
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12 US N/A
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Social Media Presence

Who is Amy Schumer?

Amy Schumer, an American Stand-up comedian, and actress is best known for her rugged sense of humor. Give it a reading to gain info about her!

Amy Schumer – Age, Parents, Siblings

Amy Schumer was born on June 1, 1981, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Amy Beth Schumer. Her mother’s name is Sandra Jane and her father’s name is Gordon David Schumer. His father owned a baby furniture company. 

She has a younger sister named Kim Caramele, now a comedy writer and a producer. She has a half-brother too, named Jason Stein, who is now a musician. 

Her father’s furniture business boomed. But after some years, the business failed and the family went bankrupt. The unfortunate events added when her father was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Eventually, her parents divorced.

Source: Pinterest (Young Amy Schumer)

Education, Ethnicity

She was raised by her mother on Long Island where she attended South Side High School, graduating in 1999. She then moved to Baltimore, Maryland, attended Towson University, and graduated from the same in 2003 with a degree in theater.

Schumer then moved back to New York and studied at William Esper Studio for two years, working as a bartender as well as a waitress.

Her ethnicity is Ukrainian, Polish, English, and German.

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Amy Schumer – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Schumer has been in a few high-profile relationships. She dated comedian Anthony Jeselnik from 2009 to 2011 and wrestler Nick Nemeth, better known by his ring name Dolph Ziggler in 2012.

From 2015 to 2017, she shared girlfriend/ boyfriend status with Ben Hanisch, a Chicago-based furniture designer.

Amy Schumer began a relationship with Chris Fischer, a chef, and author in late 2017. After dating for around three months, the lovebirds got engaged. They tied the knot on February 13, 2018, in Malibu, California.

On October 22, 2018, she announced that she was pregnant and was expecting her first child with her husband Fischer! The couple welcomed their son Gene David Fischer in May 2019. The pair has not filed for divorce.

Also read: Amy Schumer reveals her husband Chris Fischer has autism spectrum!

Source: People (Amy Schumer and Chris Fischer wed)

Amy Schumer – Career

Early Days

Amy Schumer’s first performance was in Keeping Abreast, where she played a young woman diagnosed with breast cancer. On June 1, 2004, she started to perform stand-up comedy, her first performance being at Gotham Comedy Club. Her big break was in NBC’s reality television talent show Last Comic Standing, where she was placed in the fourth position.

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Films, TV Shows, Memoirs

Since then, Schumer has starred in shows such as Reality Bites Back (2008), Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld (2007-2012), Inside Amy Schumer, Behind Amy Schumer, The Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen (2011), The Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne Barr (2012).

She has also released comedy albums such as Cutting (2011), Live at the Apollo (2016), and The Leather Special (2017). Her Comedy Central special includes Mostly Sex Stuff (2012), and Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo (2015) and she started her world tour in August 2016.

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Schumer has tried her hands at acting as well. Over the years she has appeared in movies including Price Check (2012), Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012), Trainwreck (2015), Snatched (2017), and I Feel Pretty (2018).

Amy Schumer has also written a memoir, entitled The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo. She has also done several podcasts and is best known for the podcast Amy Schumer Presents: 3 Girls, 1 Keith (June 21, 2018).

Source: Entertainment Weekly (Amy Schumer)


On the set of I Feel Pretty, Amy Schumer has starred alongside Tom Hopper, Rory Scovel, Camille Kostek, Adrian Martinez, and Sasheer Zamata.

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Amy Schumer – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Schumer is estimated to be around $45 million while the figure on her annual salary is unknown.

Amy Schumer – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Amy Schumer is followed by millions of followers. She also has an official website -

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