Melissa McCarthy

Melissa McCarthy Responds To ‘Ghostbusters’ Backlash: Trailer Was “Very Confusing” (AUDIO)

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Ghostbusters Melissa-McCarthy Backlash Response


Melissa McCarthy has responded for the first time to the overwhelmingly negative reaction to the Ghostbusters reboot trailer. Listen to audio here from a new interview with the actress.

Melissa McCarthy Comedic Genius MTV Movie Awards Video – WATCH!

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Melissa McCarthy MTV Movie Awards Video 2016


Melissa McCarthy hilariously accepted the Comedic Genius Award at the 2016 MTV Movie Awards, which aired on Sunday. Check out the video here!

Melissa McCarthy Did Not Save Construction Worker Who Nail-Gunned Thumb To Door, Despite Report

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Melissa McCarthy Nail Gun


Melissa McCarthy is the subject of perhaps the most absurd story of the week. One of the supermarket tabloids manufactured a tale about the actress coming to the aid of a construction worker who nail-gunned his thumb against a door in her home. Gossip Cop can exclusively report that there’s “no truth” to the claim.

Melissa McCarthy “Lip Sync Battle” Video With Jimmy Fallon On “Tonight Show”

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Melissa McCarthy Lip Sync Battle Jimmy Fallon Video


Melissa McCarthy and Jimmy Fallon faced off in a hilarious “Lip Sync Battle” on Monday’s “Tonight Show.” Watch here!

‘Ghostbusters’ Trailer Reignites Misogynistic Backlash Over Female Reboot

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Ghostbusters Trailer Backlash

The Ghostbusters reboot first experienced backlash in early 2015 when it was announced there would be an all-female cast, including Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, and with the film’s trailer being released on Thursday, the misogynistic criticism has been reignited.

‘Ghostbusters’ Trailer: Kristen Wiig And Melissa McCarthy Get Slimed In Reboot – WATCH!

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Ghostbusters Trailer


The first trailer for the Ghostbusters reboot has just been released online, and it features homages to the original movie while putting a new twist on an old concept. Watch the first preview for the all-female Ghostbusters here!

WATCH: Melissa McCarthy Mistakenly Sings About Hosting ‘SNL’ Five Times During Monologue (VIDEO)

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Melissa McCarthy SNL


Melissa McCarthy opened her “SNL” monologue by talking about how she’s hosted the show five times. She even broke into song about how she’s joined the five-timers club. But Kenan Thompson interrupted the song to say she’s only hosted four times. See the video here of McCarthy’s “Saturday Night Live” monologue.

‘Ghostbusters’ Stars Surprise Boston Hospital Patients In Costume (PHOTOS)

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(Facebook/Tufts Medical Center)

Ghostbusters star Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, and Kristen Wiig brightened the spirits of several patients, while in full costume, at the Tufts Medical Center on Saturday. The actresses are currently filming the movie in Boston near the hospital, which shared several photos from the surprise visit on Facebook. See the photos here.

Melissa McCarthy Wears “Jon Stewart Dress” On Daily Show – WATCH VIDEO!

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Melissa McCarthy Jon Stewart dress


Melissa McCarthy surprised Jon Stewart when she came on Wednesday’s “Daily Show” dressed in a kimono with a screen print of the host’s face collaged all over it. “What is that?” Stewart asked incredulously. McCarthy replied, “It’s my Jon Stewart dress!” Watch the video here.

Chris Pratt and Melissa McCarthy Share Hilarious First Headshot Stories On Graham Norton Show (VIDEO)

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Chris Pratt Melissa McCarthy Graham Norton Show


Chris Pratt and Melissa McCarthy both have very funny stories about their first headshot photos. The pair, who was joined by Jude Law and John Bishop, recounted the hilarious stories on Thursday’s “The Graham Norton Show.” See the videos here.

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