New Mother Katy Tur Praises Amy Schumer & Blasts ‘Stereotypes & Expectations’ Of What A Mother ‘Ought to Be’


On her first evening out as a brand new mother, Katy Tur opened as much as HollywoodLife on the Tonys about mom-shaming.

Katy Tur welcomed her first youngster, a child boy named Teddy on April 16, and nearly a month later, loved her first evening out post-baby on the 2019 Tony Awards! “Night time primary!” her husband, Tony Dokoupil, exclaimed in an interview with HollywoodLife on the massive occasion. Rocking a shiny pink costume, Katy exuded a brand new mother glow, as she spoke to HL about her colleague, Stephanie Ruhle‘s op-ed about mom-shaming. “I believe there’s lots of stereotypes and lots of expectations of what a mother needs to be and the way they need to act, and I believe they power to individuals to have undo expectations on themselves and it’s unfavourable throughout,” the MSNBC anchor defined.

Stephanie penned her piece after comedienne Amy Schumer was relentlessly shamed after showing on the Comedy Cellar for a fast stand-up, two weeks after giving start to her son. “What Amy is doing is superb,” Katy praised. “If she desires to exit and do an evening of stand-up, she ought to be capable to do this and no one ought to hate her for doing it.” Katy is presently on maternity go away, however will probably be returning to the anchor chair on weekdays at 2 PM on MSNBC in August!

“Comedy is how Amy helps her household. Comedy is how she makes cash. When a husband leaves the following day to go off and go to work, we view that as his type of caregiving, offering for his
household. She’s going to work and supplies for her household,” Stephanie mimicked Katy’s sentiments in a podcast interview with HollywoodLife. “The strain we placed on girls is simply monumental, and it’s time to say, Let’s simply dial it again for a second and have fun how complicated life is.”

The Velshi & Ruhle host additionally gushed over Katy’s new son, saying, “[Teddy] is ideal and I need to hold him! It was simply stunning for Katy. Keep in mind Katy spent a yr and a half on the highway with the president, so I believe it’s nice for her to have this time. I hope she takes on a regular basis she wants. However, belief me, whereas she’s gone, we miss her!”