Topic: Melissa McCarthy

Melissa McCarthy Tells A Story About Meeting Bill Murray, And It’s As Hilarious As You’d Expect

Melissa McCarthy Tells A Story About Meeting Bill Murray, And It's As Hilarious As You'd Expect

When a very funny person tells a very funny story about meeting another very funny person in an interview conducted by yet another very funny person, what do you call it? A comedy miracle, yes. But what else? You call it Melissa McCarthy’s story about meeting Bill Murray for the first time in her new interview with Ellen DeGeneres. More »

Melissa McCarthy Would Love It If You’d Stop Referring To Her Weight As A Handicap

Melissa McCarthy Would Love It If You'd Stop Referring To Her Weight As A Handicap

If you’ve ever read an article about Melissa McCarthy, there’s a good chance that it’s referenced her weight. It’s thrown in there like a little footnote, with words like ‘plus-size’ or ‘curvy’ and questions about her health, but what it really is is an apology. ‘We know. We’re sorry. We don’t get it either, but somehow this fat person is famous.’ More »

Melissa McCarthy’s SNL Promos Are So Delightful, You Won’t Be Able To Pick A Favorite

Melissa McCarthy's SNL Promos Are So Delightful, You Won't Be Able To Pick A Favorite

Melissa McCarthy is hosting Saturday Night Live this weekend, so I’ll go ahead and assume that means everyone in America will be staying in on Saturday night, right? I don’t care about your friend’s birthday party or that midnight movie screening or your job or anything. It’s your duty as a citizen to watch America’s sweetheart do her thing. More »