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 # 719

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.


Andy Cohen Plays "Plead the Fifth" on the "Tonight Show with Jay Leno"

Posted Saturday November 2, 2013 3:24 PM GMT

Ever one to get a rise out of audiences by bringing his celebrity guests and hosts into his games, talk show host Andy Cohen played a game named, "Plead the Fifth" on Friday's episode of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno."

Played primarily with Jay Leno himself, the 63-year-old was asked questions about David Letterman, Johnny Carson, and his dealing with NBC higher-up's.


Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy Take Louis out as Gorton's Fishermen

Posted Friday November 1, 2013 12:03 AM GMT

Dressing up to go harpooning on the high seas for Halloween (October 31), Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy took little Louis out for Trick-Or-Treating as Gorton's Fishermen.


Tinseltown's Finest Ladies Step Out for ELLE's Women in Hollywood Event

Posted Tuesday October 22, 2013 8:00 AM GMT

Making for one of the most jaw-droppingly beautiful red carpets of the year, some of the finest ladies in Tinseltown headed out for ELLE magazine's 20th Annual Women In Hollywood Celebration on Monday (October 21).

Glamming up the Four Seasons Los Angeles was "Water for Elephants" actress Reese Witherspoon, who stunned in a red, strapless Calvin Klein Collection frock as she posed for photographs before heading in for the main attraction.


Awards Season Kicks Off at the Star-Studded 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards

Posted Tuesday October 22, 2013 12:05 AM GMT

Known as the official launch of the awards season, the Hollywood Film Awards took place at the Beverly Hilton hotel on Monday evening (October 21).

At the 17th annual ceremony, Matthew McConaughey was given the Hollywood Actor Award, while Sandra Bullock received the Actress prize.


Elle Magazine's Melissa McCarthy Cover Draws Controversy

Posted Thursday October 17, 2013 7:08 PM GMT

Elle Magazine has always been one to feature female models and actresses in flattering and sexy ways, but the high-end fashion mag's most recent issue, featuring "Identity Thief" all-star actress Melissa McCarthy, has garnered more than a little backlash from viewers and critics.


Reese, Penelope, Shailene and Melissa Front ELLE's 2013 Women in Hollywood Issue

Posted Thursday October 10, 2013 11:45 AM GMT

They continue to take Hollywood by storm, and now Reese Witherspoon, Melissa McCarthy, Penelope Cruz and Shailene Woodley soak up the spotlight by covering Read More >>