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After a lot of talk and negotiations as to if and where will Amy Schumer's upcoming series will be landing at - it's now confirmed that her docuseries will be coming on HBO Max. According to a report in Variety, The forthcoming streamer that will be landing in 2020 had ordered 'Expecting Amy', a documentary that will provide an unfiltered and behind-the-scenes look at Schumer and her struggles of going through her pregnancy period to preparing for her comedy special.
”Women are warriors, every one of us. And I hope sharing my story brings more awareness to the challenges of pregnancy and childbirth,” said Schumer.
The doc will show everything from Schumer’s hospitalizations to her going out in front of a crowd of thousands, to quiet moments at home with her family. According to HBO Max, it will begin the day she found out she was pregnant, and take viewers through the birth of her child.
Schumer performed and released her Netflix latest special “Growing” while pregnant back in March. During the special, she joked about her pregnancy, her marriage, and her personal growth.
“Amy Schumer is an inspiration and this project is such an honest look at her experience being on the road while preparing for her special,” said Sarah Aubrey, head of original content at HBO Max in a statement. “Her willingness to showcase her immense vulnerability, during the most challenging time in her life, is both empowering and hilarious.”