Pescatelli and fellow comedians Wendy Liebman and Kathleen Madigan had accused Schumer of using jokes lifted from their material.
Tammy Pescatelli, one of the comedians who accused Amy Schumer of joke stealing has back tracked on her comments, admitting that she may have taken things too far. Appearing on Opie with Jim Norton, Pescatelli apologised to Schumer, saying the Trainwreck star has 'every right to be mad'.
Tammy Pescatelli has apologised to Amy Schumer for accusing her of joke stealing.
“I said what I said, and it is probably, you know, parallel thinking. That does happen. I’m no genius on that,” Pescatelli said. “I’m not breaking any new ground, as I’ve witnessed time and time again during my shows and especially on the Internet over the past couple days.”
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Lynne Koplitz, Tammy Pescatelli, Jenny McCarthy, Paula Bel and April Macie - Photographs from the red carpet at Jenny McArthy's TV movie 'Dirty Sexy Funny' comedy show in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Thursday 25th September 2014
Rachel Feinstein, Jenny McCarthy, Tammy Pescatelli, Justine Marino, Tiffany Haddish and Lynne Koplitz - Jenny McCarthy hosts Official Dirty, Sexy, Funny After Party at Body English Nightclub & Afterhours - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Saturday 30th November 2013
John Enos and Tammy Pescatelli - Jay Jablonski, Tammy Pescatelli and John Enos III The Egyptian Theatre Hollywood, California - The premiere of ' Everybody Wants to Be Italian ' to benefit The San Gennaro Foundation Monday 1st October 2007
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