Amy Schumer is making a documentary about her difficult pregnancy

goss 21/10/2019

Comedian Amy Schumer is set to get a whole lot more personal with her fans! The star is making a documentary with streaming service HBO Max, which will show the journey of her difficult pregnancy.

Throughout her pregnancy Amy suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum, a condition that causes severe sickness and nausea.

The doco, which will be called 'Expecting Amy' will follow Amy throughout her pregnancy right up to the arrival of her newborn son Gene.

"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, who is part of the management team at HBO Max. "Her willingness to showcase her immense vulnerability, during the most challenging time in her life, is both empowering and hilarious."

"Expecting Amy offers a hilarious and raw 360 degree look at this new stage of her life. With her family and colleagues along for the ride to support her and keep her sane and balanced, she does it all with perseverance, heart and the priceless sense of humor she’s known for."

Speaking herself, Amy said "Women are warriors, every one of us. And I hope sharing my story brings more awareness to the challenges of pregnancy and childbirth."

This will definitely be one to watch, in the meantime check out a trailer for Amy's Netflix special below...