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 # 58

Melissa McCarthy is Michigan Ave Magazine's "Leading Lady" for February 2013

Posted Tuesday January 29, 2013 8:00 PM GMT

With her new movie "Identity Thief" set to hit theaters February 8th, Melissa McCarthy scored herself a feature in the February 2013 issue of Michigan Avenue Magazine.

The 42-year-old "Bridesmaids" actress looked absolutely gorgeous for the front page shoot while dishing about everything from her childhood to her Emmy victory.


New Red Band Trailer for "The Heat" Released: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday December 20, 2012 12:56 AM GMT

A new trailer for "The Heat," starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy, was released Wednesday (December 19).

Spearheaded by "Bridesmaids" director Paul Feig, the film follows a straight-laced FBI Special Agent who is partnered with a foul-mouthed Boston police woman.


“Identity Thief” Drops New Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday December 18, 2012 4:50 PM GMT

It’s one of the most anticipated comedies in the pipeline, and “Identity Thief” has just released a new teaser trailer ahead of its February 8th release date.

And with lead stars like Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy, the expectations are high for plenty of awkwardness and hilarious situations.


Sandra Bullock & Melissa McCarthy: Disneyland Duo

Posted Friday December 14, 2012 1:45 PM GMT

Treating themselves to a day at the happiest place on earth, Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy showed up at Disneyland in Anaheim, California yesterday (December 13).

The “Heat” costars were joined by Bullock’s son Louis and Melissa’s husband Ben Falcone, making the outing a true family affair.


“This is 40” Cast Covers Vanity Fair January 2013

Posted Tuesday December 4, 2012 2:15 PM GMT

Adding some fuel to the pre-release buzz, the cast of “This is 40” is featured on the cover of Vanity Fair’s January 2013 issue.

Paul Rudd, Megan Fox, Leslie Mann, and Melissa McCarthy are all hilarious in their various poses, gearing up for the December 21st theatrical launch.


Red Band Featurette for “This is 40” Released: Watch Here!

Posted Monday November 19, 2012 3:47 PM GMT

Giving fans even more to laugh at, Universal Pictures released a new Red Band featurette for “This is 40” on Monday (November 19).

In the clip, director Judd Apatow and his cast discuss the “Knocked Up” spinoff and explain the story behind the sure-to-be hilarious comedy.


Sandra Bullock & Melissa McCarthy’s “The Heat” Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Friday November 16, 2012 3:05 PM GMT

They may be an unlikely pairing, but Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy are hilarious together in the new trailer for “The Heat.”

Slated to hit theaters on April 5th, 2013, the action comedy also stars Kaitlin Olson, Thomas F. Wilson, Taran Killam, and Demian Bichir.


Melissa McCarthy Covers Good Housekeeping December 2012

Posted Wednesday November 14, 2012 10:20 PM GMT

With her new movie "This Is 40" set to hit theaters on December 21st, Melissa McCarthy pitched in on promotions by covering the December 2012 issue of Good Housekeeping magazine.