‘Inside Amy Schumer’ Isn’t Cancelled, It’s Just on Hiatus

Courtesy of Comedy Central

Courtesy of Comedy Central

Amy Schumer probably expected to spend this week promoting her new book, The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo. While her book is getting some great reviews, she’s instead spent most of the week talking about her Comedy Central show Inside Amy Schumer and one of its writers, Kurt Metzger. After Kurt courted some controversy a couple of days ago with his comments on UCB’s banning of a comic who had been accused of sexual assault (read all about it here), Amy began receiving tweets and Continue reading

Inside Amy Schumer: Last Fuckable Day

The third season of Inside Amy Schumer premiered last night and quickly proved why it’s one of the funniest and most insightful shows on television. In addition to “Milk Milk Lemonade” (Amy’s ridiculously catchy take on pop culture’s fascination with big butts), she also gave us the thing we didn’t even know we needed: a takedown of rape culture wrapped up in a Friday Night Lights parody. With some help from Josh Charles as the coach, Amy managed to Continue reading

Amy Schumer Performs in Rochester

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Last night, Amy Schumer performed at Rochester’s Auditorium Theatre. Fresh off her JFL42 show in Toronto, Schumer played to a full house of fans who were eager to hear her unique perspective on body image, sex, and Hollywood. They were not disappointed. Continue reading

2014 Emmy Predictions: Variety Series Categories

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The 66th Primetime Emmys will air on Monday, August 25 on NBC. If that seems early to you, it’s because it is. The Emmys are traditionally held on a Sunday in September, but NBC bumped it up because they did not want to conflict with Sunday Night Football. In case you were wondering, Continue reading

Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow’s “Trainwreck”

Image via the New York Times

Image via the New York Times

Yesterday, the New York Times printed a story about the making of Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow’s upcoming movie, Trainwreck. Apatow directs while Schumer Continue reading