Amy Schumer preferred to validate her jokes with the people she wanted to make fun of during the last Oscars ceremony.
The comedian, who co-hosted the evening alongside Regina Hall and Wanda Sykes, kindly took the piss out of Leonardo DiCaprio, Kirsten Dunst as well as Will Smith who, as everyone knows, lacked a bit of second degree tonight -the.
And faced with this moment of anthology which will go down in history as La Gifle, Amy Schumer confirms that being a comedian is a risky job.
“I contacted the people I was going to make fun of to make sure they were okay with my jokes, because I got shot too many times.
I tipped the Williams sisters, I tipped Will, I tipped Leo,” she explained on The
Howard Stern Show
That said, it can't be said that Amy Schumer's joke about
The Williams Method
, the film that won Will Smith the Best Actor Oscar, was particularly abrasive.
"After years of ignoring the stories of women in Hollywood, this year we finally have a movie about the Williams sisters' amazing father," Amy Schumer said during the Oscars.
Ricky Gervais, whose jokes at the Golden Globes about artists are neither approved nor very nice, simply refuses to present the Oscars, precisely because he does not want to validate his humor to anyone.
And that might be a better solution.
Ricky Gervais will not apologize and intends to continue to make fun of the stars