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Amy Schumer to star in, co-write mother-daughter comedy for Fox
Amy Schumer to star in, co-write mother-daughter comedy for Fox

"Trainwreck" writer-actress Amy Schumer sure doesn't seem to be in any danger of derailing. The ascendant comedian has signed on to star in and co-write an untitled mother-daughter comedy for Fox, a studio spokesperson confirmed to The Times. Schumer will write the film with her sister, Kim Caramele, with whom she has collaborated on "Trainwreck" (opening July 17 from Universal) and her namesake Comedy Central series, "Inside Amy Schumer." The plot involves a mother-daughter duo on a vacation gone awry. The Hollywood Reporter first reported the news. Schumer and Caramele will work from a script originally penned by Katie Dippold, a frequent Paul...

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