Posts tagged "amy schumer"

Does Amy Schumer Really Have A Race Problem? I’m Not Sure.

Context, folks. It’s all about context. …

By: Megan Reynolds / June 29, 2015

The Feminist Infiltration of ‘Inside Amy Schumer’

In 2012 I went to a comedy “Industry Panel” at Gotham Comedy Club. It was well attended since it was free and was full of about 100 young hopeful comedians. I wasn’t sure if I’d get much out of it, being in the more hopeless category, having slogged for some time. But I thought I’d…

By: Katrin Higher / June 12, 2015

Here’s Amy Schumer’s Perfect Glamour Awards Speech

“Tonight I had one goal, and that was to just be able to take my underwear off at the end of the night and have it not look like I blew my nose in it.”…

By: Claire Hannum / June 4, 2015

“Let’s Never Apologize For Anything”: The Hollywood Reporter’s Comedy-Actress Roundup Is Amazing

The Hollywood Reporter gathered this year’s possible Emmy-contenders for best comedic actresses, as has become tradition, for a pretty great roundtable. Featuring Tracee Ellis Ross, Lena Dunham, Gina Rodriguez, Ellie Kemper, Amy Schumer and Kate McKinnon, the discussion is a long-ranging one on being a powerful woman in the entertainment business and what it means to be funny. The…

By: Megan Reynolds / May 27, 2015

ABC Asked Amy Schumer To Be The Next “Bachelorette,” Better Not Be Kidding

Don’t play with my emotions, ABC! Just a day after Amy Schumer nailed her appearance on “The Bachelorette,” prompting fans to tweet their desire to see the single comedian as the next woman to hand out roses, Robert Mills, the senior vice president for ABC Entertainment, made her an “official” offer.

OK here is the…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 27, 2015

Amy Schumer’s Appearance On “The Bachelorette” Proved That Amy Schumer Should BE “The Bachelorette”

You know what makes “The Bachelorette” infinitely more tolerable? Comedian Amy Schumer, cutting through the bullshit and bringing the laughs. Amy is a hardcore fan of the “Bachelor/Bachelorette” franchise and an admitted fangirl for Kaitlyn Bristowe, who she says she likes more than any other “Bachelorette” in the show’s history. I can’t speak for Amy,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 26, 2015

#Problematic: Amy Schumer’s Feminism, Iggy And Britney’s “Pretty Girls” & Miley’s Happy Hippies

Congratulations, y’all (just imagine Connie Britton saying that). We’ve made it to lucky week 13. I bet our cycles our synced up by now! Let’s all go get a tattoo of a dead bat or something, and shoot fireball. Let’s pretend we’re in college again. Let’s get drunk and apply to nursing school. If you…

By: Chloe Stillwell / May 15, 2015

Amy Schumer Puts Misogyny On Trial In This 22-Minute Long “12 Angry Men” Parody

It was called “12 Angry Men Inside Amy Schumer.”…

By: Megan Reynolds / May 6, 2015

Amy Schumer’s One Direction Parody About Guys Who Love Girls “With No Makeup” Is Flawless

Amy Schumer is a national treasure and a genius at turning my dude pet peeves into hilarious boy band parodies! Check out her tribute to all those annoying songs that champion women feeling beautiful just the way they are — LOL, just kidding, are you reallllllly going to go out of the house like that?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 29, 2015

“Inside Amy Schumer” Skewers Ageism In This “Last Fuckable Day” Skit

Amy Schumer 2016. Starting that now. …

By: Megan Reynolds / April 22, 2015

Here’s The Trailer For Amy Schumer’s “Trainwreck”

“Monogamy is not realistic.”…

By: Megan Reynolds / February 11, 2015

Read Amy Schumer’s Hilariously Moving & Powerful Speech About Confidence

Gabourey Sidibe wasn’t the only woman to deliver a beautiful speech at last week’s Gloria Awards and Gala, hosted by the Ms. Foundation for Women. Comedian Amy Schumer also took the stage and gave a speech on confidence that was as moving as it was funny, and no doubt relatable to any woman who has struggled…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 5, 2014