1 of 12: Melissa McCarthy, although not a filigree woman, has a career in Hollywood for years. No wonder – she has a great sense of humor, talent and she is a real beauty. However, the actress decided to lose weight a bit and she looks very good now. The path to a slimmer figure was not easy or fast.
2 of 12: Actually Melissa Ann McCarthy is an American actress. She was born on August 26, 1970 in Plainfield, Illinois. In 2019 she will turn 49 years old.
3 of 12: Melissa McCarthy is proof that you don’t need a model’s look to make a career in Hollywood. From childhood, she dreamed of performing on stage. It soon turned out that she had a talent for making people laugh.
4 of 12: Melissa McCarthy began her career as a comedian. She performed with many cabarets, simultaneously sending her photos to various acting agencies and studying at “The Actors Studio” in New York.
5 of 12: She made her camera debut in 1997, alongside her cousin on “The Jenny McCarthy Show”. Two years later she starred in the comedy “Go.” Initially, she was cast in small, supporting roles.
6 of 12: Everything changed when in 2000 she took the role of Sookie St. James in the TV series “Gilmore Girls”. Thanks to this, she began to be recognizable. In 2011, she starred in the comedy “Bridesmaids” and has not left the big screen ever since.
7 of 12: McCarthy admits that due to hers weight she often meets with unpleasant comments. However, she tries not to worry about them. She admits that it annoys her and claims that if she were a man, probably no one would look at her dimensions so much.
8 of 12: – I feel sorry for people who have so much hatred in them – she said about her “haters” – they must have a really bad life. And I am very happy – she said in one of the interviews.
9 of 12: Hollywood also doesn’t care about her weight. They appreciate hers comedic talent. The actress has won several prestigious nominations, including BAFTA, Golden Globe and Oscar. And producers want her, because her name acts on the viewers like a magnet.
10 of 12: Melissa McCarthy’s husband is Ben Falcone, an American actor, comedian, screenwriter and film producer. The couple got married in 2015. Melissa McCarthy’s children are two daughters: Vivian (born 05.05.2007) and Georgette (born 22.03.2010).
11 of 12: It is widely known that the actress has big problems with maintaining weight. Melissa turns fat and thin, and her figure is constantly changing.
12 of 12: The actress already lost around 50 pounds in 2015. At the beginning of 2018, she informed the media that she had lost 75 extra pounds. Her amazing metamorphosis could be observed, among others in the comedy “Life of the Party”.