Amy Schumer Net Worth
Amy Schumer net worth: Amy Schumer is an American stand-up comic who has a net worth of $16 million. Born in Long Island, New York, Amy Schumer graduated from Towson University with a degree in theater, and moved to New York City to focus on a career in performance. She began performing stand-up comedy in 2004, and has quickly risen to become one of the most successful female stand-up comedians currently working. She has appeared on multiple television programs, including "Curb Your Enthusiasm", "Delocated", and "30 Rock", and was the first female comic to perform stand-up on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" and "The Ellen Degeneres Show". She has served as a recurring guest host on multiple radio programs, including, "The Howard Stern Show", "The Black Phillip Show", and "Hoppus on Music". In addition to her stand-up work, she also writes for "Cosmopolitan". In September 2015, it was revealed that Amy had landed one of the largest book advance deals of all time. Simon & Schuster's imprint Gallery Books reportedly paid Amy $9 million for the rights to her biography which titled "The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo" which was published in 2016. At $9 million, Amy now officially holds the third place record for highest book advance of all time, behind Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton (#1 at $15 million and #2 at $14 million). Beginning in 2013 she starred, created, wrote, directed, and executive produced her TV series Inside Amy Schumer. She was a contestant on season five of the NBC reality TV series Last Comic Standing. Schumer has starred in films including Price Check, Trainwreck which she also wrote, Snatched, and Thank You for Your Service. In 2015 she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series for Inside Amy Schumer. She has also won several other awards and been nominated for even more including for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical for Trainwreck.