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Amy Schumer Shares Hilarious Video of the Moment She Learned of Emmy Nominations

by Jackie Willis 1:36 PM PDT, September 18, 2016
Photo: Instagram

Amy Schumer wasn't feeling so hot the day she found out that she was up for a whopping six Emmys.

Just hours before the highly anticipated awards show, the 35-year-old comedian shared a video of her reaction to the nomination news. "The day I found out I was nominated for six Emmys," she wrote. "I was so sick. And now they are tonight! #balmain."

Inside Amy Schumer is up for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series and Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, while Schumer is nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.

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After the nominations were announced in July, Schumer tweeted that she wasn't so confident that her show would be winning a primetime Emmy this year. "Thank you! We have a really good shot at beating [Beyonce's] Lemonade, right?" she quipped. "Hello?"

However, at last year's Emmy Awards, the Comedy Central show won for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series and Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics.

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Prior to sharing this throwback video, Schumer revealed on Instagram that she had been hospitalized after getting food poisoning in Paris, France. The vulnerable moment made for a hilarious Instagram video. Take a look:

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