Amy Schumer is a stand-up comedian and an actress. She started doing comedy in the early 2000s. Schumer appeared as a contestant on the fifth season of the NBC reality competition series ‘Last Man Standing’ in 2007. In 2013, Schumer got her own show as the creator, co-producer, co-writer, and star of the Comedy Central sketch series ‘Inside Amy Schumer’. The show has been a massive success. Schumer has won an Emmy and has been nominated for four other Emmys for the show. It has already aired four seasons and is on hiatus since 2016, as Schumer has taken time to tour and focus on movies.
Schumer made her big screen debut in a starring role in ‘Trainwreck’, which released in 2015. She also wrote the script for the movie. She was nominated for a Golden Globe for her performance in the movie. Schumer received a lot of appraising for her performance and for her screenplay too. She then appeared as Emily Middleton in the 2017 comedy ‘Snatched’, alongside Goldie Hawn. Schumer was then seen in the movie ‘Thank You for Your Service’, which released in 2017. She played the character of Amanda Doster in the film.
In 2018, she starred in the comedy ‘I Feel Pretty’, alongside Michelle Williams and Emily Ratajkowski. Although the movie was not received well by the critics or the audience, her performance in the movie was appreciated. She was also nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her Broadway debut in ‘Meteor Shower’. The show was an instant hit and Schumer has been highly praised for her performance.
Schumer’s acting career is just at it’s beginning stage at the moment and will surely grow at an accelerated rate. She is an amazing actress and has the potential to be someday counted among the best of the industry. Being a stand-up comedian she has only done comedic roles till now but it will be interesting to see her in a drama film playing a serious character. Schumer is currently on tour across America doing stand-up. But is expected to return soon from the tour to make more amazing content to entertain us. At this point, the question that might be circling your mind is what is the next Amy Schumer movie? Well, you are at the right place. Here’s the list of upcoming Amy Schumer films scheduled to release in 2018 and 2019. We can only hope that the latest new Amy Schumer movie could be as good as some of her recent ones.
1. Untitled Amy Schumer/Jennifer Lawrence Project (TBA)
Anyone who follows Schumer knows about her friendship with Jennifer Lawrence. In 2018, it was announced that they both have written a screenplay together and are going to produce the film starring both of them. This will be the first screenplay written by Lawrence and a second for Schumer. Jennifer Lawrence is one of the best actresses currently working in Hollywood. Schumer is a rising star who has the potential to reach the top. The combination will surely be an interesting one and a one to be excited for. Lawrence has never given a bad performance in her career so it is a given that she will be great in the movie. Schumer too is improving and will have to work hard to reach Lawrence’s level. We can put our confidence in Schumer as she improved a lot in the last few years.