Amy Schumer and Serena Williams Strip Off for Calendar Shoot
Amy Schumer posed in only her underwear for the 2016 Pirelli calendar.
Instead of the traditional scantily clad supermodel, the 2016 edition focuses on women of influence.
The shots were taken by famed photographer Annie Leibovitz.
Amy said she felt completely at ease in wearing next to nothing: “They asked me how I felt and I said: ‘I never felt more beautiful.’”
The comedienne tweeted about her picture and how proud she was to be part of it:
The calendar launched in 1964 and this current edition also features Serena Williams, Yoko Ono, Patti Smith, film producer Kathleen Kennedy and director Ava DuVernay.
Annie Leibovitz said at a press conference: “Pirelli came to me and told me they wanted to shift this year to something different. I made the suggestion that they do women performance artists or women comedians, almost a take-off. I just thought of women I admired and I didn't let anyone in the studio from Pirelli.”