Name: Melissa McCarthy
Birth Name: 
Melissa Ann McCarthy
Birth Date: 
August 26, 1970
Birth Place: 
Plainfield, IL
Actress, Comedian, Writer, Producer
Relationship Status: 
Married to Ben Falcone
Celebrity Ranking # 78

2014 Critics' Choice Movie Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Friday January 17, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

They've geared up for one of the biggest night Hollywood has to offer, and the stars were ready for the 2014 Critics' Choice Movie Awards on Thursday (January 16).

The most popular and idolized names in the business strolled down the red carpet at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, CA before swaggering in, seeing their peers accept and take home the most highly sought-after awards.


Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone: Ready for Fun at the 2014 Critics' Choice Movie Awards

Posted Thursday January 16, 2014 8:55 PM GMT

Looking forward to a fun and exciting evening, Melissa McCarthy and hubby Ben Falcone made their arrival at the 19th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards earlier tonight (January 16).

All decked out in her best, the “Heat” star gave her fans a wave as she navigated the crowd outside Barker Hangar in Santa Monica


Melissa McCarthy, Jimmy Fallon, Chris Evans & Uma Thurman Present at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards

Posted Monday January 13, 2014 12:08 AM GMT

A lot of amazing moments went down at tonight's (January 12) 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Melissa McCarthy and Jimmy Fallon took to the stage to present a Globe to Michael Douglas for Best Actor- Mini-Series or TV Movie.


Melissa McCarthy Slated to Host "SNL" for the Third Time!

Posted Saturday January 11, 2014 5:10 PM GMT

Everyone's favorite funny lady returns... Melissa McCarthy is set to host the February 1st episode of NBC's "Saturday Night Live!"

Marking "The Heat" starlet's third time at the helm of the sketch show, her upcoming episode premieres the night before Super Bowl XLVIII, which is set to take place in New Jersey.


2014 People's Choice Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Thursday January 9, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

It's the biggest night in Hollywood where fans get the chance to rule the entire show, and plenty of your favorite celebs went home with brand new hardware at the 2014 People's Choice Awards on Wednesday (January 8).


Colin, Jonah & Melissa: Variety Creative Impact Awards Brunch Buddies

Posted Monday January 6, 2014 12:35 PM GMT

The 25th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival is well underway, and on Sunday (January 5) a smattering of stars showed up for Variety’s Creative Impact Awards brunch.

Colin Farrell looked dapper as he hammed it up with director Paul Duane at Parker Palm Springs, sporting a grey suit and black tie.


Melissa McCarthy Stars in Hilarious Old Navy Black Friday Commercial: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday November 28, 2013 10:58 AM GMT

Having already made a splash on the small screen in both "Mike & Molly" and as a host of "Saturday Night Live," Melissa McCarthy is making us laugh again in a new commercial for Old Navy.

The "Heat" star portrays a game show contestant extremely loyal to the show in the store's Black Friday commercial.


Melissa McCarthy Talks ELLE Cover: I Was Going for the Walk of Shame Look

Posted Monday November 4, 2013 11:15 AM GMT

Stepping out for some media duties, Melissa McCarthy stopped by the "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on Friday (November 1).

During her interview, the talk show host chatted about the "Heat" star's controversial ELLE cover in which Melissa dons a trench coat, fully covering her curves.