Posts tagged "identity thief"

The Soapbox: Melissa McCarthy, Rex Reed & Hippo-Gate

I shook my head recently when I read about New York Observer film critic Rex Reed’s personal insult toward actress Melissa McCarthy. In a review of her latest offering, "Identity Thief," he called her "tractor-sized" and as big as a "hippo." Isn’t it interesting, I thought, that a man, who himself is part…
By: Elle Chase / February 11, 2013

Movie Reviewer Calls Melissa McCarthy A “Hippo”

Score! "Bridesmaids" star Melissa McCarthy's got three movies coming down the pipeline ... [Hollywood Reporter] ... but that didn't stop a New York Observer movie reviewer from referring to her as a "hippo" in his review of "Identity Thief." Asshole. [NY Observer] Amelia was freaking out yesterday over this blonde, buxom…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 7, 2013

Watch Melissa McCarthy Steal Jason Bateman’s Identity

We've been waiting for Melissa McCarthy's next move post-"Bridesmaids," and we are so happy she's going to be in a new movie with Jason Bateman. In "Identity Thief," Jason and Melissa go toe-to-toe over a stolen identity and mountains of debt. Very stoked for this!
By: Julie Gerstein / September 28, 2012