Amy Schumer is riding a ridiculous high right now. From her successful sketch comedy show, to her feature film debut in Trainwreck, she has been on top of the world recently. Well since she has already conquered the comedy world she has now decided to set her sights on a proper drama. Amy Schumer is set to star in the upcoming Thank You For Your Service. The film is penned by American Sniper screenwriter, and directed as well. This was a project that actually had Steven Spielberg looking to direct as well.
The movie is based n a novel of the same name written by David Finkel. The story follows a group of soldiers who return home from combat and struggle to reintegrate into civilian life. Miles Teller is set to lead and the remaining cast includes Haley Bennett, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Joe Cole, Beulah Koale, Scott Haze, Brad Beyer, Omar Dorsey, and Jayson Warner Smith.
Filming has officially begun for the project in Atlanta, and Schumer is in an unspecified role, so it’s unclear just how big that role really is. On top of this chamber is remaining busy as she is also moving forward with her Mother Daughter comedy film which she co-wrote for 20th Century Fox, that has Warm Bodies director Jonathan Levine set to take on. She has also been co-writing another project with JenniferLawrence that see them both star. So Schumer is on top of the world for the moment and based on all this news, it doesn’t appear she’ll be coming down any time soon.
So what do you guys think of the news surrounding Schumer? Are you Excited to see her in Thank You For Your Service.