Quigley Poll:
Top Ten Money Making Stars

The Year 2013

Melissa McCarthy

Actress.

b. Plainfield, IL, August 26, 1970. Started career as standup comedienne in New York and The Improv. Studied at the The Actors Studio.

PICTURES: Go, Drowning Mona, The Kid, Charlie’s Angels, Pumpkin, White Oleander, The Life of David Gale, The Nines (also soundtrack performer), Shooter, Pretty Ugly People, The Back-up Plan, Life as We Know It, Bridesmaids (Academy Award nom.; 2012), This Is 40, Tammy (also exec. prod, s.p.), Identity Thief, The Heat, The Hangover Part III, St. Vincent, Tammy (also prod., s.p.), B.O.O. Bureau of Other Wordly Operations (voice), Susan Cooper.

TELEVISION: Series: Kim Possible, Gilmore Girls, Samantha Who?, Rita Rocks, Mike & Molly (Emmy Award 2011, 1 other nom.) Saturday Night Live (2 Emmy noms. as guest). Guest: More than 50 appearances.