Actress | Producer | Soundtrack
Nominated for a 2019 Academy Award in the Best Actress in a leading Role category for her role as Lee Israel in Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) but lost to Olivia Colman for The Favourite (2018).
[harsh review from a critic focusing on her weight] I felt really bad for someone who is swimming in so much hate. I just thought, that's someone who's in a really bad spot, and I am in such a happy spot. I laugh my head off every day with my ...
Often does physical comedy
Melissa Ann McCarthy
Plainfield, Illinois, USA
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