Amy Schumer revealed that she changed her son’s name after realizing that it looked like “genital.”
The actress welcomed her first child with husband Chris Fisher on May 5, 2019 and named him Gene Attell Fisher, the middle name chosen in honor of her close friend and comedic colleague Dave Attell.
On the 3 Girls podcast, Trainwreck star 38-year-old 1 Keith revealed this week that the couple have now changed Gene’s middle name.
Oops! Amy Schumer revealed that she changed her son’s name from Gene Attell Fisher to Gene David Fisher after realizing it looked like “genital”
“We realized that, by accident, we named our son” genital “.” Amy explained. Gene’s middle name is now David, who is also Amy’s father’s middle name
“Do you know that Gene, our baby’s name has officially changed? Now it’s Gene David Fischer. It was Gene Attell Fischer, but we realized that, by accident, we named our son “genital.” Amy explained.
Claudia O’Doherty, invited to the podcast, admitted that she understood it too.
“My mother pointed out to me that” Amy called her son “genital”, and she was right! “”
Amy and her husband discussed the change with Attell and decided to use his first name instead.
Close friend: Amy and her husband discussed the change with Attell (photo) and decided to use her first name instead
Attell, 55, played with Amy in Trainwreck as homeless best friend Noah.
The actress explained that her father’s middle name, Gordon Schumer, was also David: “So, two stones”. she added.
Her son’s given name is believed to be in honor of late actor and comedian Gene Wilder.
Amy and Chris were married in Malibu in February 2018 and welcomed their son the following year.
She has just announced that Fischer, a chef and cookbook author, will star in his new show for the Food Network in which he will try to teach his famous wife to cook.
The series will be self-portrait as the pair continues to stay at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Courtney White, President of the Food Network, told Variety in a statement, “Amy and Chris will give an unprecedented look at their lives as they are quarantined in their home. “
Honored: Amy’s father’s middle name, Gordon, is David, so Amy said the name change killed two birds with one stone. She is pictured with her father in July 2017