Melissa Ann McCarthy is an American film and television actress, comedian, writer and producer. McCarthy first gained recognition for her role as Sookie St. James on the television series Gilmore Girls, where she starred from 2000 to 2007.
Melissa McCarthy Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary
Born: August 26, 1970 (age 43), Plainfield, Illinois, United States
Melissa McCarthy Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary Monthly Yearly & Earning Per Day Week:
- Earnings: $10 M As of June 2013
Source of Wealth: TV, Movies, self-made
Residence: Los Angeles, CA
Country of Citizenship: United States
Marital Status: Married
- After the success of Bridesmaids, McCarthy is one of the most sought-after actresses in Hollywood. Her film Identity Thief, costarring Jason Bateman, was a hit despite terrible reviews. The film grossed $175 million on a $35 million budget. The Heat paired her with Sandra Bullock for a female twist on the buddy-cop formula. McCarthy is also working on smaller comedy Tammy about a woman who hits the road with her hard-drinking grandmother. The movie is being directed by her husband, and fellow actor, Ben Falcone. Beyond movies, McCarthy’s TV show Mike & Molly was recently renewed for a fifth season.