HomeArticleSad Announcement! Amy Schumer reveals her Husband Chris Fischer suffers from Autism Spectrum Disorder
Sad Announcement! Amy Schumer reveals her Husband Chris Fischer suffers from Autism Spectrum Disorder
Updated On 19 Mar, 2019 Published On 19 Mar, 2019
On her Netflix special, Amy Schumer reveals that her husband Chris Fischer suffers from Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Amy Schumer reveals her husband Chris Fischer suffers from Autism Spectrum Disorder.
She revealed the information during the promotional video of her upcoming Netflix show.
Amy married her husband Chris Fischer last February and is currently pregnant with their first child.
Schumer’s Netflix comedy special is out on March 19.
Amy Schumer shared something personal about her husband Chris Fischer.
Amy Schumer reveals her husband suffers from ASD on her Netflix special.
In her upcoming Netflix episode of Amy Schumer: Growing, the 37-year-old comedian reveals that her husband Chris, 39, is diagnosed with Autism spectrum. The special will begin streaming on Netflix today.
During the hour-long special, Schumer mentioned that her husband's brain is different than hers.
“I knew from the beginning that my husband’s brain was a little different than mine,”
Also, she clearly stated;
“My husband was diagnosed with what used to be called Asperger’s. He has an autism spectrum disorder. He’s on the spectrum. And there were some signs early on,”
But despite all that, Schumer continued to admire her love stating that the qualities “that makes it clear that he’s on the spectrum are all of the reasons I fell madly in love with him.”
Speaking of her upcoming special, this is Schumer’s second Netflix comedy special, and the actress couldn’t be more excited to share it with the world.
Moreover, Schumer made a big announcement that she had taped a special filmed in Chicago for Netflix. She's really proud of it for what she named Growing and noted that it’s the best special she's ever done so far.