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Amy Schumer wanted ‘Expecting Amy’ to be ‘real as hell,’ recalls ‘parenting fail’ of son’s name

Amy Schumer didn’t know what to expect when she was expecting.

“I didn’t know that you got so sick for so much of your pregnancy. Is that stupid I didn’t know that?” the comedian, who was vomiting blood at 14 weeks pregnant, asks in her three-part documentary “Expecting Amy” streaming now on HBO Max. Schumer, at the time, had not yet been diagnosed with hyperemesis gravidarum, which causes severe nausea and vomiting. Her sickness forced her to cancel part of her comedy tour in late February 2019. Gene, her son with husband, chef and cooking show co-host Chris Fischer, arrived a couple months later in May.

For her new project, Schumer, 39, tells USA TODAY she handed over “hundreds of hours of footage” to “Expecting Amy” director and editor Alexander Hammer, an editor on Beyoncé’s Coachella concert film “Homecoming.”

Schumer says she filmed the documentary on “our own

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Will Smith Gets Real About His Parenting Mistakes With Daughter Willow On Red Table Talk

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If you’re familiar with Jada Pinkett Smith’s Red Table Talk, you know it’s always a family affair — with Pinkett Smith’s mom, Adrienne Banfield-Norris, and daughter, Willow, at the table with her — and full of no-holds-barred honest conversation. And the latest episode lived up to both of those things  — big time — with a Father’s Day episode that featured Pinkett Smith’s husband, actor Will Smith, who sat down for the first time to chat one-on-one with his wife.

The couple certainly aren’t strangers to sharing relationship advice or their concern for their kids at various times. Pinkett Smith and her daughter have have even called out Will about insensitive comments he’s made to Willow in the past. But on the table this time? The topic of fatherhood, and Smith — who shares son Trey, 28, with ex-wife

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