Amy Schumer gets inside HBO with new comedy special directed by Chris Rock

Amy Schumer will star in her first HBO comedy special later this year

HBO and Chris Rock are climbing on the Amy Schumer laughwagon.

Schumer, one of the hottest comics on the entertainment landscape, is set to headline her first HBO comedy special, which will be directed by Rock.

The special, which will debut later this year, will tape at Harlem's Apollo Theatre.

Schumer is the creator, star, writer and exeucutive producer of Comedy Central's "Inside Amy Schumer," and is starring in the highly anticipated film comedy, "Trainwreck," which she wrote.




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