Amy has been cast as Corky, with Alan Tudyk playing her husband Norm, while Laura Benanti and funnyman Keegan-Michael Key will portray the visiting couple, Laura and Gerald. The show will mark Schumer's and Key's Broadway debuts.
"Celebrating the news, Amy took to Twitter on Monday (07Aug17) and announced: "@stevemartintogo wrote a hilarious play @MeteorShowerBwy & I get to do it w/ (with) @KeeganMKey @LauraBenanti @AlanTudyk".
The play, directed by Jerry Zaks ("Hello, Dolly!), is to begin previews November 1 and open November 29 at the Booth Theater".
Meteor Shower is set in Ojai, California, on a hot night. The 36-year-old, who is best known as a stand-up comedian, has landed herself a leading role in the Broadway production of Meteor Shower - a play written by Steven Martin over a 20-year period.
'A meteor shower actually came to me first, ' the actor, 71, said. "I liked the idea of it-I liked the idea of a couple going to watch a meteor shower".
Meanwhile, Amy is now shooting a new comedy called "I Feel Pretty", having also completed work on "She Came to Me" starring Nicole Kidman and Steve Carell and the military biopic "Thank You for Your Service".
As a result, Renee believes she's drop dead gorgeous, and she even gets promoted at work because of her newfound self-confidence.
Investigators believe the truck was transporting the explosives somewhere else to be used in an act of terrorism. Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has asked for a report from Capital City Police Officer Amin Wains.
Thank you for everything you did for our country in the sporting arena!" "She said "I think I'm going to pull a hamstring". I'm so happy I got to meet such a tremendous and gracious role model, and Olympic champion". "RIP BettyCuthbert.
For Root, his 5000 test runs have come at a fabulous rate: 57 tests and 105 innings, putting him among some outstanding names. When Roland-Jones destroyed South Africa's order on the second afternoon, there looked to be no way back for the Proteas.
Arsenal's firm stance on the player is admirable, but the version of Sanchez they will enjoy this season remains to be seen. However, Arsenal levelled in the 82nd minute when new signing Sead Kolasinac headed home Granit Xhaka's free-kick.
In a BGR article, popular leaker Evan Blass revealed some final features of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . A new rumor from analysts suggests the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 release date won't be until September 15.
It doesn't end there either as the singer later comes to blows with Paul after accusing him of being a "hypocrite" and a "snide". I've managed to watch a couple of episodes and it's actually really weird seeing someone you know so well in there.
He said, "From our findings, it is very clear that the person who carried out the attack must be an indigene of the area". Oye, who described the attack as wicked, urged the security agencies to unravel those responsible for the dastardly act.
Shkreli faces eight counts of securities fraud, conspiracy to commit securities fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud. The decision rendered Friday ends five days of jury deliberations after a five-week trial in federal court in Brooklyn .
On June 1, a task force was formed by the Chicago police, IL state police and the ATF to combat the gun violence in the city. The mayor said the city won't be " blackmailed " into changing its values as a welcoming city .
Even the RSS threat to force the centre to dismiss the LDF government has evoked only ridicule from various corners. Union Minister Arun Jaitley landed in Kerala Sunday morning, where he was felicitated by the state party leader.
Beijing says Doklam is located in Tibet and that the border dispute between China and Bhutan has nothing to do with India . Indian analysts said the road threatens India's security as it brings China closer to Chicken's Neck.
Liverpool don't need to sign another centre-back - Klopp
In what could be called a stunning turnaround, Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp recently spoke of the club's transfer targets. Then you win a prize! "We can not force things and we would never get a centre-back just because someone is available".
Tobacco stocks crushed as FDA targets nicotine
In this approach, nicotine and the problem of addiction are placed at the center of the tobacco regulation efforts by the agency. Regulatory procedures are also being revised and made more transparent and predictable for manufacturers of these products.
Farah thrills huge crowd with 10000m win
There was no denying Mo Farah . "It felt like they were in a training camp together, how they were working to together". Meanwhile, Holly Bradshaw reached the pole vault final but Nick Percy missed out in the discus.