Melissa McCarthy Biography

Height: 5' 2" (1.57 m)
Wiki Biography: A farmer's daughter from Illinois, McCarthy began her performing career as a stand-up comedian in New York where she appeared at the famous clubs, Stand Up New York and The Improv. She worked on her acting skills at The Actors Studio and appeared in many stage productions in the city before moving to Los Angeles in the late-1990s She made a number of TV and movie appearances before making her big breakthrough as Sookie in "Gilmore Girls" (2000). A steady stream of comedy performances followed, leading to her starring role in the sitcom "Mike & Molly" (2010).

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Gilmore Girls Sookie St. James 2005 - 2006 Comedy
Samantha Who? Dena 2007 - 2008 Comedy
Mike & Molly Molly Flynn 2011 - 2012
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Third Wheel 2002 0
The Bridesmaid Megan 2006
The Nines Margaret 2007 0, Game Show, Sport
Nines Margaret 2007 Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Just Add Water Selma 2008 Comedy, Romance
Pretty Ugly People Becky 2008 Comedy
The Back-up Plan Carol 2010 Comedy, Romance
Bridesmaids Megan 2011 Comedy, Romance
The Heat Mullins 2013 0, 0
Identity Thief Diana 2013 Comedy, Crime
The Hangover Part III Cassie 2013 Comedy
St. Vincent de Van Nuys Maggie 2014 Comedy
Susan Cooper Susan Cooper 2014 Comedy
Tammy Tammy 2014 Comedy
B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations Watts 2015 Animation, Comedy, Family