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Melissa McCarthy Thanks Her Mom for Telling Her It's Okay to Not Be Likable While Winning Comedic Genius Award

UpdatePosted 04/10/2016 09:45PM

Melissa McCarthy Thanks Her Mom for Telling Her It's Okay to Not Be Likable While Winning Comedic Genius Award

Originally posted 04/10/2016 01:55PM

Melissa McCarthy is a comedic genius – and now she has the award to prove it.

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Melissa McCarthy: I've Learned to Love My Flaws

Originally posted 04/09/2016 10:00AM

Melissa McCarthy, who's set to become the first woman to receive the the Comedic Genius Award at Sunday's MTV Movie Awards, likes herself just the way she is, thank you very much. 

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Melissa McCarthy Says Daughter Georgette Was a 'Vigilante in Her First Life'

Melissa McCarthy Says Daughter Georgette Was a 'Vigilante in Her First Life'

Originally posted 04/08/2016 02:05PM

The Boss star says her 6-year-old has "militant" outbursts

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How Melissa McCarthy Embraced Her 'Shortcomings' to Become a Hollywood Leading Lady: 'I'll Take Me as I Am'

Originally posted 04/08/2016 01:00PM

Buoyed by her hilarious turns in Bridesmaids, Identity Thief, The Heat, Tammy and Spy, each of which grossed more than $100 million worldwide, Melissa McCarthy has become one of the most successful stars in Hollywood.

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Melissa McCarthy Loves Real-Life Bosses: I'm Fascinated by Strong, Unapologetic Women

Originally posted 04/08/2016 10:00AM

Melissa McCarthy says she looked to a long line of not-so-nice women for motivation ahead of tackling her new role in The Boss, and she's not apologizing for admiring qualities that might put other people off.

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Melissa McCarthy Says 'We Have to Stop Categorizing and Judging Women' Amid Debate over Term 'Plus Size'

Melissa McCarthy Says 'We Have to Stop Categorizing and Judging Women' Amid Debate over Term 'Plus Size'

Originally posted 04/08/2016 01:25AM

Amid the controversy over Glamour including Amy Schumer in an issue about plus-size women, another female superstar is speaking out.

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20 Life Lessons We Learned from Troop Beverly Hills

Get Ready for The Boss by Celebrating That Other Girl Scout Classic Troop Beverly Hills

Originally posted 04/07/2016 04:50PM

Melissa McCarthy's new comedy, The Boss, arrives in theaters on Friday. Given McCarthy's string of box office successes, the movie seems primed to be a hit. And we're stoked too, but the premise of the film has us recalling another female-led comedy: The 1989 Shelley Long cult hit Troop Beverly Hills.

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Melissa McCarthy Gushes About Gilmore Girls Before Announcing Her Return for the Netflix Revival: 'I'm Really Proud of That Show'

Originally posted 04/07/2016 01:00PM

Much to the delight of Gilmore Girls fans, Melissa McCarthy is coming aboard Netflix's upcoming revival of the beloved series, revealing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that they locked it down an hour-and-a-half before she chatted with DeGeneres.

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Gilmore Girls Star Yanic Truesdale on Returning to Stars Hollow Without Melissa McCarthy: 'There's a Member of the Family Missing'

Originally posted 04/06/2016 05:20PM

The fans aren't the only ones who will be mourning Sookie's (Melissa McCarthy) absence in the upcoming Gilmore Girls revival.

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