Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone Developing Family Comedy at Fox
Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone have a new TV project in the works. According to Variety, McCarthy and Falcone are executive producing a single-cam family comedy at Fox co-written by Jim Cashman and Mitch Silpa. The untitled project follows “an unconventional family that is formed when a succ... [Read More]
‘Ghostbusters’ Reboot Unlikely to Score Sequel After Box Office Losses
Congratulations, internet, you did it! Following the months-long outrage campaign against this summer’s projected smash hit, the female-fronted Ghostbusters reboot, box office reports are in, and they aren’t great. With the film projected to fall over $70 million under budget, the s... [Read More]
‘Ghostbusters’ Reboot Unlikely to Score Sequel After Box Office Losses
Congratulations, internet, you did it! Following the months-long outrage campaign against this summer’s projected smash hit, the female-fronted Ghostbusters reboot, box office reports are in, and they aren’t great. With the film projected to fall over $70 million under budget, the s... [Read More]
Maya Rudolph and Melissa McCarthy Are the ‘Life Of The Party’
Maya Rudolph has joined Life of the Party, Melissa McCarthy’s back-to-school comedy that’s slated for a spring 2018 release. Directed by McCarthy’s husband, Ben Falcone (Bridesmaids), the film follows an aging partier — McCarthy — who can’t let go of the good time... [Read More]
Maya Rudolph and Melissa McCarthy Are the ‘Life Of The Party’
Maya Rudolph has joined Life of the Party, Melissa McCarthy’s back-to-school comedy that’s slated for a spring 2018 release. Directed by McCarthy’s husband, Ben Falcone (Bridesmaids), the film follows an aging partier — McCarthy — who can’t let go of the good time... [Read More]
Ben Falcone on Being Partners in Comedy and Life with Melissa McCarthy
Before Ben Falcone became the writer/director/producer/actor/father/husband to Melissa McCarthy that he is today, he worked as a waiter at California Pizza Kitchen for seven years and performed with a comedy troupe at The Groundlings. Whether it was his abrupt firing from CPK or an inborn strength o... [Read More]
Bill Hader, Thomas Middleditch, Melissa McCarthy audition for new Han Solo role
One of the most anticipated films about to hit the silver screen is the forthcoming Han Solo movie. While nearly every young actor in Hollywood went out for the role. On the last night of his residency in San Diego for Comic Con, Conan O’Brien got some exclusive footage of some other celebs th... [Read More]
Melissa McCarthy Had Some Interesting Theories About Sex as a Kid
Here’s a clip from Melissa McCarthy’s visit to last night’s Conan, where she looks back on her very Irish Catholic upbringing and admits that her parents kept her so sheltered that she didn’t know what sex was in time to avoid getting completely humiliated by her friends at a... [Read More]
TV Land Orders Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone’s ‘Nobodies’ to Series
Almost a year ago, TV Land ordered a comedy pilot from Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone, and now the project has landed a series order. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has ordered the half-hour single-cam comedy Nobodies. The show is based on the lives of McCarthy and Falcone’... [Read More]
TV Land Orders Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone’s ‘Nobodies’ to Series
Almost a year ago, TV Land ordered a comedy pilot from Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone, and now the project has landed a series order. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has ordered the half-hour single-cam comedy Nobodies. The show is based on the lives of McCarthy and Falcone’... [Read More]