Posts tagged "melissa mccarthy"

Melissa McCarthy Tweets A Photo Of The Ladies Of “Ghostbusters”

“When we stand together we are unstoppable!”

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 26, 2015 - 4:05 pm

Melissa McCarthy Is Right– Plus-Size Labels Are Absolute Nonsense

Melissa McCarthy is done with segregated plus-size sections.

Robyn Pennacchia | August 18, 2015 - 12:30 pm

“Spy” Wins Box Office Race While “Entourage” Fails

The numbers don’t freaking lie and feminism is in serious action with the results of this weekend’s box office figures.
Spy, a James Bond spoof that stars Melissa McCarthy, raked…

Katrin Higher | June 7, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Dan Aykroyd Is Doing An All-Male Ghostbusters Sequel Now, Because PENIS

Well, this sounds like it’s going to be a goddamn disaster: Now that Paul Feig is directing what can only possibly be the most amazing revamp of “Ghostbusters” ever, starring…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 10, 2015 - 11:30 am

Just In: The Cast Of The All-Female “Ghostbusters” Movie Is So Perfect

Who ya gonna call? Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, it seems! These four hilarious women are your next Ghostbusters. Negotiations are ongoing, but The Hollywood Reporter

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 27, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Melissa McCarthy Calls Out The Media Coverage Of Her Weight

“In my 20s I used to cry about why I wasn’t thinner or prettier … [I] used to cry about things like, ‘I wish my hair would grow faster. I…

Jessica Wakeman | June 26, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Melissa McCarthy Is Starting Her Own Clothing Line Because She Couldn’t Find Enough Trendy Clothes In Her Size

“When I go shopping, most of the time I’m disappointed. Two Oscars ago, I couldn’t find anybody to do a dress for me. I asked five or six designers—very high-level…

Claire Hannum | June 5, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Watch The Full Trailer For Melissa McCarthy’s “Tammy”

The full trailer for Melissa McCarthy’s upcoming film  “Tammy” has arrived and, surprise, surprise, I was sold within just a few seconds of watching the hilarious comedienne strut…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 6, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Melissa McCarthy Thinks Your Outrage Over Her Wearing A Jacket On The Cover Of Elle Was Ridiculous

Last month, Melissa McCarthy appeared on the cover of ELLE magazine wearing a long, grey coat over a little black dress. But that jacket wasn’t just a jacket. It was…

Jessica Wakeman | November 4, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Bill Murray And Melissa McCarthy Film A Movie Together In NYC

Tell me, HOW is it that I did not know until very recently (like, in the past 20 minutes) that Bill Murray and Melissa McCarthy, two of my favorite people…

Rachel Krause | July 19, 2013 - 9:20 am

5 Reasons You Need To See “The Heat”

The new Sandra Bullock/Melissa McCarthy movie “The Heat” debuted in theaters this weekend, and killed it at the box office, despite getting so-so reviews from critics. I have no idea what those guys…

Julie Gerstein | July 8, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Melissa McCarthy Outperforms Comedy’s Leading Men — Remind Me Again Why “Women Aren’t Funny”?

We all know that Melissa McCarthy is on a roll — between “Bridesmaids,” “Identity Theft,” and now the $40 million dollar opening of her buddy-cop movie “The Heat,” this lady is on…

The Mary Sue | July 4, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Style Stealer (Plus): Melissa McCarthy’s Rockin’ Outfit

I usually have to use non-plus-size actresses as inspiration for Style Stealer (Plus!) posts because there are so few plus-size celebrity women, and even fewer ever pop up in our…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 28, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Melissa McCarthy On Movie Critic Who Called Her A Hippo: “Really?”

“Really? Why would someone OK that?” That was Melissa McCarthy’s response to a New York Observer movie critic who called her a “hippo” in his review of one of…

Jessica Wakeman | June 13, 2013 - 8:00 pm

Melissa McCarthy Busts A Move With Elmo

A grownup dancing with puppets sounds pretty creepy … except for when that grownup is Melissa McCarthy. Then it’s just funny. Flap-a-whatta-boom-boom! [YouTube]

Jessica Wakeman | March 21, 2013 - 12:20 pm

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…

Elle Chase | February 11, 2013 - 2:00 pm

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…

Jessica Wakeman | February 7, 2013 - 10:40 am

Melissa McCarthy On The Endless Quest For Perfection

“Pretty much everyone I know, no matter what size, is trying some [diet] system. Even when someone gets to looking like she should be so proud of herself, instead she’s…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 7, 2012 - 1:40 pm

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…

Julie Gerstein | September 28, 2012 - 12:20 pm