Amy Schumer: New York, New York
New York City, New York

Amy Schumer ("Trainwreck") is quickly becoming the hottest star in the world of comedy, with her blend of wholesome, girl-next-door looks and edgy comedy. Amy is the creator, star and writer of "Inside Amy Schumer," and was nominated for an Emmy in 2015 ("Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series") for her role on the show. Amy's hour special, "Mostly Sex Stuff," was Comedy Central's second-highest rated special of 2012. She was one of the featured comedians on Comedy Central's "Roast of Roseanne," following her breakout performance on the "Roast of Charlie Sheen." Amy was most recently on "Louie" and Season 2 of HBO's "Girls."

Amy has appeared on "The Howard Stern Show," "Jimmy Kimmel Live," "Conan" and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon." Amy was featured in Rolling Stone Magazine, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal and as Variety's "Top 10 Comics to Watch." She's also written articles for Cosmo Magazine to enormous reader response.

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What is your favorite word to describe New York City?


What word best reflects the people of New York City?


What is the most creative, spiritual or emotional place in New York City?

Washington Square Park.

In 1889 Washington Square Park's, a 9.75 acre landmark in the Greenwich Village, famed Washington Square Arch was erected over Fifth Avenue just north of the park, in honor of the centennial of George Washington's inauguration as president.

Washington Square Park: 5th Avenue at Waverly Place

What is your favorite outdoor activity in New York City?

Riding my bike up to the George Washington Bridge.

The George Washington Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Hudson River and connecting over 106 million vehicles a year from northern Manhattan to Fort Lee, New Jersey.

Please visit George Washington Bridge for detailed cycling and pedestrian information for riding to and even crossing the bridge.

What is your favorite indoor activity in New York City?


What is your favorite sound or noise in New York City?

A horn player on the subway platform late, late at night.

What is your favorite smell or taste in New York City?

Toro (belly cut of tuna) at Sushi Yasuda or cheese sandwiches at Alice’s Tea Cup.

Sushi Yasuda: 204 East 43rd Street

Please visit Alice’s Tea Cup for information on its 3 New York locations, as well as custom cake and tea menu.

What drink best reflects New York City?

Lagavulin 16. 

As early as 1742, Lagavulin, one of the oldest distilleries in Scottland, has boasted a single malt Scotch whisky with “an unmistakable, powerful, peat-smoke aroma.”

What song or type of music best reflects New York City?

"Take the 'A' Train" or "Empire State of Mind" (Jay-Z).

If Heaven were New York City, what would God say to a visitor when they arrive at the Pearly Gates?

I hope you don't mind the garbage.

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