Amy Beth Schumer was born on the Upper East Side of
in 1981. She has two siblings, her sister and comedy writer Kimberly and her brother and musician, Jason. Opposite of most TV stars, Schumer grew up quite wealthy due to her father’s successful furniture company. In 1999, Schumer graduated high school with the accolades of “Teacher’s Worst Nightmare” and “Class Clown”. She attended college at Townson University and then continued studying at William Esper Studio. Schumer started to become noticed when she advanced fairly far in the fifth season of Last Comic Standing on NBC. This began her career as a Stand-Up comedian in which she appeared on various late night shows to preform her routines. She also had roles in the NBC show 30 Rock, Adult Swim’s Delocated and HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm. Schumer had two specials for Comedy Central in 2011 and 2012. She currently starring in a sketch show of her own creation called Inside Amy Schumer and will also be starring in her own written film in July 2015 with Bill Hader called Trainwreck. Schumer is not married but has dated several high profile people such as Dolph Ziggler and Anthony Jeselnik.