June 25th, 2014
Melissa McCarthy talks about her journey from “tears to triumph” in a new People cover story.
She recalls, “In my 20s I used to cry about why I wasn’t thinner or prettier, but I want to add that I also used to cry about things like: ‘I wish my hair would grow faster. I wish I had different shoes… I was an idiot… It’s a decade of tears.”Read more...
June 4th, 2014
Melissa McCarthy started a line of plus-size clothing in part because no one would make her a dress for Academy Awards.
“When I go shopping, most of the time I’m disappointed,” she tells Redbook. “Two Oscars ago, I couldn’t find anybody to do a dress for me. I asked five or six designers — very high-level ones who make lots of dresses for people — and they all said no.”Read more...
May 15th, 2014
Melissa McCarthy says she’s dated her fair share of gay men.
Asked by The Advocate whether she’s ever been romantic with someone who turned out to be gay, the actress replies, “Just one? There were so many. In my early 20s I was like the last stop before a guy said, ‘Yep, it’s official: I’m gay.’”Read more...