Melissa McCarthy was born on August 26, 1970, in Plainfield, Illinois, USA. As of 2019, she turned in 48 years old under the star sign of Virgo which defines her as a loyal, and analytical personality. Similarly, her full name is Melissa Ann McCarthy. She is the daughter of Sandra McCarthy (mother) and Michael (father). Her mother has a mixed English, German, and Irish ancestry, her father Michael is of the Iriorigin. Moreover, McCarthy was raised in a Catholic family.
Furthermore, McCarthy attended the St. Francis Academy in Joliet, Illinois and graduated from the same. Then, she moved to New York where she initially worked as a stand-up comedian. In the late 1990s, she also received her training at The Actor’s Studio performing for stage productions until she moved to Los Angeles.
Melissa McCarthy is married to an American actor Ben Falcone on October 8, 2005. The pair has two daughters, Vivian Falcone born on May 5, 2007, and Georgette Falcone born on March 22, 2010.
The pair is living a happy with their children. Till now there are no news or report about her extra affairs.
McCarthy started her career on the TV shows and series in 1997 NBC comedy series called Jenny. In 1999, she made her debut in a feature film in a minor role named Go. She had the role in the other movies like Drowning Mona, Disney’s the Kid, Charlie’s Angels to name a few. She starred opposite Ryan Reynolds in the science fantasy psychological thriller The Nines, written and directed by John August in 2007.
McCarthy was cast in the leading role on the CBS Corporation Mike and Molly on September 20, 2010. In 2013, she co-starred in the crime comedy Identity Thief with Jason Bateman. McCarthy received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in May 2015.
Moreover, on February 2 and 11, 2017, McCarthy made surprise appearances on Saturday Night Live portraying White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. Also. she appeared in a Super Bowl Li ad for Kia Motors.
McCarthy has won for an Academy Award, two BAFTA Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Melissa McCarthy’s net worth is $ 50 million at present. She earns massive amount o money from her career, television shows, adverts, and other endeavors. She is living a luxurious life with her family.
Melissa McCarthy is active on her social media account including Facebook, and Instagram, Twitter. Similarly, she has 7.1m followers on her Instagram account and 830K followers on her Facebook account. Likewise, she has more than 970K followers on a Twitter account.