Amy Schumer received death threats after Oscar’s seated joke with Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons

Amy Schumer revealed on Wednesday that one of her jokes from the 2022 Oscars resulted in death threats so serious that the Secret Service had to get involved.

The comedian, 40, spoke to Howard Stern, 68, on his SiriusXM show and said that her seat-filling joke with Kirsten Dunst, 39, and Jesse Plemons, 34, aroused much anger among those who thought she ‘did not respect’ Dunst.

The actress said the death threats she received ‘were so bad that the Secret Service contacted me about it. I thought, “I think you have the wrong number. It’s Amy, not Will,” and added, “The misogyny is incredible.”

Scary: Amy Schumer revealed that her seat-full joke from the 2022 Oscars resulted in death threats that were so serious that the Secret Service had to get involved; Pictured Wednesday in NY

Schumer also said the Los Angeles Police Department contacted her about the threats.

During the bit, which was pre-planned and had Dunst’s blessing, Schumer mistaken the Oscar-nominated actress for a seat filler and threw her out of the seat, then proceeded to chat with Plemons.

The Life & Beth star tried to reassure upset fans the day after the Oscars and said, ‘Hey, I appreciate the love for Kirsten Dunst. I love her too! Would not disrespect that queen like that. ‘

The joke: The comedian, 40, spoke to Howard Stern, 68, about how Kirsten Dunst, 39, and Jesse Plemons, 34, joked that angered those who thought she 'did not respect' Dunst.

The joke: The comedian, 40, spoke to Howard Stern, 68, about how Kirsten Dunst, 39, and Jesse Plemons, 34, joked that angered those who thought she ‘did not respect’ Dunst.

Death threats: The actress said the death threats she received 'were so bad that the Secret Service reached out to me about it,' adding, 'The myogyny is incredible'

Death threats: The actress said the death threats she received ‘were so bad that the Secret Service reached out to me about it,’ adding, ‘The myogyny is incredible’

Elsewhere in the conversation, Schumer touched on the 53-year-old Will Smith controversy. She told Stern that although Smith’s assault on stage by comedian Chris Rock, 57, ‘was shocking’ and ‘a bulge’, she would not have thrown him out of the ceremony: ‘I did not have that feeling.’

The star also maintained that the ordeal was traumatic: ‘People made fun of me for saying it was traumatic. I do not think it was traumatic for me. I think it was traumatic for all of us. ‘

The star – who co-hosted the show with Regina Hall and Wanda Sykes – also admitted she felt sympathy for the King Richard actress who beat Rock after the comedian made a joke about his wife Jada Pinkett Smith’s 50-year-old hair.

Funny: During the course, which had Dunst's blessing, Schumer mistaken the Oscar-nominated actress for a seat filler and threw her out of the seat, then continued chatting with Plemons

Funny: During the course, which had Dunst’s blessing, Schumer mistaken the Oscar-nominated actress for a seat filler and threw her out of the seat, then continued chatting with Plemons

‘I was just thinking, “Oh my God Will Smith” … I was in an abusive relationship years ago … I was immediately thinking, “Oh my God, Will Smith must be in so much pain.” I felt sorry for him too. That’s probably not the right instinct. ‘

“Seeing your friend get hit and also Will Smith, who we’re all loved forever … I’ve not been around much violence, it was outrageous for so many reasons … it was shocking and it was a skirt,” she said, adding that as a performer it was a ‘nightmare’ to have that video out there.

Smith has since received a 10-year ban from participating in the Oscars and has officially resigned from the Academy.

Shocking: The comedian also told Stern that she would not have thrown Will Smith, 53, out of the Oscars after his assault on stage by comedian Chris Rock, 57: 'I did not have that feeling'

Shocking: The comedian also told Stern that she would not have thrown Will Smith, 53, out of the Oscars after his assault on stage by comedian Chris Rock, 57: ‘I did not have that feeling’

Traumatized: The actress maintained that the ordeal was traumatic: 'People made fun of me for saying it was traumatic.  I think it was traumatic for all of us

Traumatized: The actress maintained that the ordeal was traumatic: ‘People made fun of me for saying it was traumatic. I think it was traumatic for all of us

Schumer revealed that she saw Rock right after the slap, and they have been writing ‘a little bit’ since then.

When asked how Rock should have handled the situation, she said: ‘He knows what he’s doing. I have a bad poker face and I have to share what I think about in a compulsive way. But I think he’s really smart. ‘

“He’s not really taking it up. He has not spoken publicly about it, so I should not speak for him. He’s a professional, he’s a boyfriend, “she said.

Footage: The actress looked casually cool when she was seen filming scenes for the Inside Amy Schumer show in New York on Wednesday

Footage: The actress looked casually cool when she was seen filming scenes for the Inside Amy Schumer show in New York on Wednesday

Green vibes: Schumer wore a long-sleeved green top under a green apron.  She paired the look with blue jeans, which were rolled up at the ankle

Casual: The star completed his ascent with black sneakers and had his blonde locks split on the side and pulled into a tuber

Green vibes: Schumer wore a long-sleeved green top under a green apron. She paired the look with blue jeans, which were rolled up at the ankle

In an earlier post shared on her Instagram account after the shocking altercation took place, Schumer shared that she was ‘still triggered and traumatized’.

‘I love my friend @chrisrock and think he handled it like a professional. Stayed up there and gave an Oscar to his friend @questlove and it was all so disturbing. ‘

Schumer turned her attention to Smith, saying she saw ‘so much pain’ in the actress, adding that she has been left with a ‘sick feeling’ that has not yet subsided.

“So much pain in @willsmith anyway, I’m still in shock and numb and sad,” she continued. ‘I am proud of myself and my co-hosts. But yes. Waiting for this sick feeling to disappear from what we were all witnessing. ‘

Change of outfit: Schumer later swapped her green top for a long-sleeved gray shirt and black sunglasses while continuing to film

Change of outfit: Schumer later swapped her green top for a long-sleeved gray shirt and black sunglasses while continuing to film

More looks: In another scene, she wore a blue T-shirt and camouflage pants and had her blonde locks braided into two braids

More looks: In another scene, she wore a blue T-shirt and camouflage pants and had her blonde locks braided into two braids

The actress was seen on Wednesday recording scenes for the Inside Amy Schumer show in New York.

Schumer wore a long-sleeved green top under a green apron. She paired the look with blue jeans, which were rolled up at the ankle.

The star finished her ascent with black sneakers and got her blonde locks parted on the side and pulled into a tuber.

Schumer later swapped her green top for a long-sleeved gray shirt and black sunglasses while continuing to film.

A waste?  She was then seen filming a scene that saw her apparently fall, and lying down on the sidewalk surrounded by fruits and vegetables spilled from a shopping bag

A waste? She was then seen filming a scene that saw her apparently fall, and lying down on the sidewalk surrounded by fruits and vegetables spilled from a shopping bag

All good: The actress smiled when a female EMT employee was seen leaning down and checking in on her

All good: The actress smiled when a female EMT employee was seen leaning down and checking in on her

In yet another scene, she wore a blue T-shirt and camouflage pants and had her blonde locks braided into two braids.

She was then seen filming a scene that saw her apparently fall, and lay down on the sidewalk surrounded by fruits and vegetables spilled from a shopping bag.

The actress smiled when a female EMT employee was seen leaning down and checking in on her.

Funny: In the scene, she had an orange firmly placed on her neck

Funny: In the scene, she had an orange firmly placed on her neck

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