has addressed her present’s destiny after hinting that “” is canceled. Clarifying her that have been posted on Wednesday, August 17 in response to Kurt Metzger’s controversial feedback about sexual assault, the comedienne tweeted on Thursday, “#InsideAmySchumer shouldn’t be cancelled.”
“@ComedyCentral has offered us with an exquisite residence and we could not be happier there. I’m simply touring,” she continued, earlier than including in one other submit, “Doing Standup and specializing in writing extra for the subsequent yr at the very least. We’re slated for a season 5 however not within the foreseeable future.”
Schumer has additionally sat down with to speak about Metzger’s rape feedback that made her really feel “disillusioned.” She defined, “One of many causes he is such an amazing author, and such a terrific contributor to our tv present, is as a result of his views are so totally different from that of mine and a lot of the different writers within the room.”
“Particularly Jessi Klein, who’s the top author of the present. We butt heads, we get in fights, as a result of he infuriates us,” the 35-yr-previous stated of one other “Inside Amy Schumer” author. She moreover stated of Metzger, “It feels very constructive to have somebody in there saying that is from the male perspective,” including that Metzger “is probably the most out-there male perspective potential.”
Whereas calling Metzger her “good friend,” Schumer stated she did not learn his Fb rants. “That isn’t consultant of me in any respect,” she stated of Metzger’s controversial statements. “I’ve requested him, ‘Are you able to simply cease?’ As a result of it comes again to me. As a result of he writes for the present, it is a greater story, due to our connection. No matter tangent he is gone off on, I’ve not agreed, and it has been actually upsetting to me seeing somebody that I care about harm themselves like this.”
Addressing her tweet that Metzger’s not working for her, she advised Rose, “Proper now there are not any plans for the TV present to return again within the close to future, so no one is on my employees. There are not any writers. Individuals, they need his head; they need to burn him on the stake. I would like them to not connect me to what he is writing.”
Schumer moreover famous that the dialogue about Metzger took focus away from “the actual drawback, which is individuals understanding about rape. What’s consensual and what’s not.” She added, “Let’s concentrate on truly getting the issue finished. I used to be sexually assaulted. I’ve inspired ladies to return out… I would like males to listen to what occurred in order that there is no confusion, as a result of individuals have totally different understandings of what sexual assault is, what rape is. Let’s all get on the identical web page in order that it occurs much less.”
The complete interview with Charlie Rose will air Friday, August 19 on PBS.
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