Universal, Judd Apatow Make Movie Bet On Comedian Amy Schumer

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Always on the lookout for actresses with breakout potential for R-rated comedies, Judd Apatow thinks he has found a winner in Amy Schumer, and Universal Pictures agrees. The studio has optioned an untitled … Read More »

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Comedy Central Renews ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ For Second Season

By | Monday May 27, 2013 @ 6:46pm PDT

The sketch comedy show fronted by comedian Amy Schumer will return for Season 2, Comedy Central confirms. Schumer tweeted the news on Monday. Inside Amy Schumer airs Tuesdays at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central. It debuted last month with strong ratings, notching 1.6 million total viewers and 1.2 million adults 18-49 and a 2.4 rating among men 18-34 in its first episode. UPDATE: The network made it official with a press release Tuesday morning announcing a 10-epiosde order for next year. Here it is:

NEW YORK, May 28, 2013 – Viewers have been inside the mind of comedian Amy Schumer and they love what they see and so does COMEDY CENTRAL, which has renewed the new hit series “Inside Amy Schumer” for a second season, it was announced today by Kent Alterman, President, Content Development and Original Programming, COMEDY CENTRAL. The second season of “Inside Amy Schumer” will consist of ten episodes and is scheduled to premiere in 2014.

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Comedy Central’s ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ Off To Strong Start

By | Wednesday May 1, 2013 @ 3:35pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Inside Amy SchumerComedy Central‘s latest original series, Inside Amy Schumer, debuted last night to 1.6 million total viewers and 1.2 million Adults 18-49 (1.1 rating) and a 2.4 rating among Men 18-34. The show starring comedian … Read More »

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