Melissa McCarthy – Biography, Height & Life Story

Melissa McCarthy
Nick Name Mel
Real Name Melissa Ann McCarthy
Profession Actress, Comedian, Writer, Producer, Fashion Designer
Known for Megan
Nationality American
Age 51 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth August 26, 1970
Birthplace Plainfield, Illinois, United States
Hobbies Reading, Cooking
Religion Christian
Zodiac Sign Virgo

Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 m)
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Light Brown
Body Type Hourglass

Naturally beautiful Melissa McCarthy celebrates her birthday on August 26 and talking about her birth year she was born in 1970. She has already crossed 45, and her age is 46.

Born in very pleasant place Plainfield Illinois, Melissa was blessed to Sandra and Michael McCarthy.

She belongs to Irish-Catholic farmer’s family background and reputed family background her cousin sister Jenny Mccarthy is famous actress and model. Very glamorous diva has a charming face and beautiful smile that easily distinguish her from the crowd.

Talented Diva completed her education from St. Francis Academy in flying colors. At the very beginning of her career, she has worked as a stand-up comedian in the New York City, later on, she moved to Los Angeles.

After shifting to Los Angeles, she was opened to a new opportunity where she worked as the member for Legendary comedy theater named The Groundlings. She got her first break on Gilmore Girls where she played the role of Sookie.

However before coming in the film she has worked in theater and as a standup comedian. She has made an appearance in a famous club named Stand Up New York and also The Improv.

She also got training at The Actor’s Studio and has performed in numerous stage productions.

Looking at her film career, she started her career since 1998, and she is very successful till now.

Some of her popular films are Good, Go, Charlie Angeles, Drowning Mona, Auto Motives, Pumpkin, The Third Wheel, The Life of David Gale, White Oleander, Chicken Party, Kim Possible: The Secret Files, The Kid, Cook-Off, The Nines, Shooter, The Captain, Just Add Water, Pretty Ugly People, The Back-Up Plan, Life As We Know It, Bridesmaids, This is 40, Identity Thief, The Hangover Part III, The Heat, Tammy, Spy, and B.O.O  Bureau of Otherworldly Operation.

She had also long working experience in Television Show and played in numerous Television shows such as Jenny, D.C, Gilmore Girls, Kim Possible, Curb your enthusiasm, Samantha Who?, Rita Rocks, Private Practice, Mike & Molly, and Saturday Night Live.

For her great performance, she has been nominated for several reputed awards such as BAFTA Award, Academy Award, Critic Choice Movie Award, Screen Actors Guild Awards, Emmy Awards, and Satellite Awards.

She has won Emmy award for the category Outstanding Lead Actress in Comedy Series for the role Mikie & Molly. Her long career in television proofs she is an excellent actress with huge hidden talents.

Moving towards her personal life biography, she tied her knot with her soul mate Ben Falcone. Her boyfriend turned husband Ben is also an actor by his profession.

The love birds were spotted dating many times by media, and their affair became hot news as both of them are a popular public figure. The made for each other couple has superb chemistry, and their married life is going perfect, and there is no chance of getting a divorce.

The beautiful couple is blessed with two children. Being pregnant was one of the best moment of her life, and she gave birth to her first baby girl on May 5, 2007, and second baby girl in March 2010.

Heading toward her body measurement, she has a small height of five feet two inch, and she isn’t very tall. She is not skinny with perfect body parts compared to another hot actress.

Education

School Name Joliet Catholic Academy
Collage / Uni Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Career

Salary USD $500 Approx
Net Worth USD $33 million approx

Family

Father Michael McCarthy
Mother Sandra McCarthy
Mirtial Status Married

Favorite Things

Favorite Food Pizza, Sushi
Favorite TV Show Breaking Bad
Favorite Actress Katrina Kaif
Favorite Actor Raj Kapoor
Favorite Colour Blue