Melissa McCarthy

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Melissa 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. McCarthy then appeared in the comedy hit Bridesmaids, which garnered her numerous award nominations including an Academy Award nomination, a BAFTA nomination and a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She also appeared in the films The Nines, The Back-up Plan, and Life as We Know It, Identity Thief, The Heat, The Hangover Part III, and Spy, and on the television show Mike & Molly.