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Amy Schumer bought salesperson Rs 1.3 lakh mattress for letting her use the restroom

Amy Schumer bought a store employee a $2000 mattress for letting her use the restroom in an emergency.

hollywood Updated: Apr 22, 2017 12:15 IST
Amy Schumer, cast member in the upcoming film Snatched, interacts with the audience during the 20th Century Fox presentation at CinemaCon 2017.
Amy Schumer, cast member in the upcoming film Snatched, interacts with the audience during the 20th Century Fox presentation at CinemaCon 2017.(AP)

Actor and comedian Amy Schumer reportedly bought a retail worker a $2000 (Rs 1.29 lakh) worth mattress for allowing her to use the washroom.

Mattress Firm clerk Sagine Lazarre says she did not think twice about letting a female jogger use the bathroom at her Portage Park store, reports dailymail.co.uk.

Her decision to help the stranger certainly paid off as Schumer -- who the retail assistant did not recognise at the time -- generously bought the clerk a $2000 mattress.

Amy Schumer introduces Goldie Hawn at the Big Screen Achievement Awards during CinemaCon, a convention of movie theatre owners. (REUTERS)

“She comes out of the bathroom and asks me which one of (the mattresses) is my favourite. I told her… She told me she wanted to buy it for me. And I was so shocked,” Lazarre told WGN News.

The store clerk thought it was a joke, but Schumer insisted she wanted to thank her for letting her use the bathroom.

Lazarre said while she has seen Schumer in films and doing stand-up comedy, she just did not click until she saw the name ‘Amy Schumer’ on the credit card.

“After she left, I Googled her name. The lady that was right there talking to me is Amy Schumer. It was amazing. Unbelievable,” Lazarre said.

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