Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts

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"Bridesmaids" - Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
Melissa plays one of five bridesmaids in her latest film, but at her own wedding she had two female bridesmaids and the rest were all men.
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"Bridesmaids" Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
In her outbreak film, Bridesmaids, she acts alongside her real husband, Ben Falcone, in an airplane scene while on the way to Las Vegas.
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2011 TCA Summer Press Tour - CBS, The CW, Showtime
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
Although Melissa starred in a comedy dominated by women, she says that most of her best friends are gay men.
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2011 Women In Film Crystal + Lucy Awards - Inside
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
Like many other famous comedians, Melissa began her career doing stand-up in New York City.
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2011 Women In Film Crystal + Lucy Awards - Show
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
Melissa hosts charity events for F.A.C.T, the Foundation for the Advancement of Cardiac Therapies.
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63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Press Room
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
An underdog in the Emmy chase, Melissa recently won for her lead role in the TV sitcom Mike and Molly. She accepted the award in a dress she…
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Celebrities Visit "Late Show With David Letterman" - May 17, 2011
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
Melissa's own wedding was very calm and small, but somebody did rip their pants open and spent the night dancing with his drawers exposed.
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Opening Night Of "Beauty Culture" At The Annenberg Space For Photography - Arrivals
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
Melissa is the cousin of the actress and former Playboy model, Jenny McCarthy.
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The WB Networks' Gilmore Girls 100th Episode Party - Arrivals
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
Before Snooki became a reality TV sensation, Melissa played the role of Sookie St. James on Gilmore Girls.
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"Bridesmaids" Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals
Melissa McCarthy: Fun Facts
Before she did Bridesmaids, Melissa and co-star Kristen Wiig worked in the same improv comedy troupe, The Groundlings, out of Los Angeles.