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 # 768

Melissa McCarthy Shines Bright at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards

Posted Sunday April 14, 2013 8:17 PM GMT

Stepping out for a swanky shindig, Melissa McCarthy showed up on the red carpet outside Sony Pictures Studios in Los Angeles for the 2013 MTV Movie Awards tonight (April 14).

The “Bridesmaids” star got all gussied up for the momentous occasion and wore it well as she made her way through the gaggle of fans and shutterbugs.


Melissa McCarthy Brings on the Laughs on "Saturday Night Live"

Posted Sunday April 7, 2013 12:00 PM GMT

Laughs were plentiful on "Saturday Night Live" last night (April 6), as Melissa McCarthy hosted the iconic show for her second time.

After a hilarious cold open featuring a C-Span report on North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, the "Bridesmaids" funny lady teetered out into the stage in red high heels for her monologue.


Melissa McCarthy Stops By “Sesame Street”

Posted Thursday March 21, 2013 4:43 PM GMT

She’s gained a fiercely loyal following thanks to her own unique brand of humor and lovable vibe, and Melissa McCarthy is a big hit on her new episode of “Sesame Street.”

The “Bridesmaids” actress gave a hilarious performance with Elmo and a dancing penguin, including a rendition of the “flap-a-waddle boom boom.”


Report: Melissa McCarthy to Star in "St. Vincent de Van Nuys"

Posted Monday March 11, 2013 11:28 PM GMT

Adding another role to her extensive film repertoire, Melissa McCarthy is reportedly being offered a leading part in the upcoming movie, "St. Vincent de Van Nuys."

According to Deadline, the "Bridesmaids" star would join Bill Murray in the comedy drama, directed by Ted Melfi.


Melissa McCarthy to Host "Saturday Night Live" Again

Posted Wednesday March 6, 2013 6:37 PM GMT

Marking her second time in two years, Melissa McCarthy will return to host an upcoming episode of "Saturday Night Live."

On April 6th, the "Identity Thief" star will grace the stage in NBC's Studio 8H with an unannounced musical guest.


Vanity Fair Oscar Party: A Lovers’ Affair

Posted Monday February 25, 2013 10:40 AM GMT

Excitement was in the air as the 85th Academy Awards came to Hollywood last night (February 24), and the Vanity Fair Oscar Party had plenty of famous pairs on hand.

Best Film winner Ben Affleck brought his lovely wife Jennifer Garner to the Sunset Tower in West Hollywood to celebrate his big win.


Melissa McCarthy: Gleeful 2013 Oscars Attendee

Posted Sunday February 24, 2013 10:00 PM GMT

She’s never one to miss out on a killer party, and earlier tonight (February 24) Melissa McCarthy stepped out at the 85th Academy Awards in Hollywood.

The “Bridesmaids” cutie was all smiles as she shuffled through the arrivals area, stopping to pose for the shutterbugs and greet fans along the way.


Salma Hayek, Melissa McCarthy, Liam Neeson and John Travolta: Oscar Presenters

Posted Tuesday February 19, 2013 1:00 AM GMT

With the 85th Academy Awards mere days away, the list of presenters just got longer, with the addition of four new talents to the mix.