Here is a brief list of the things I found more engaging in this week's episode of Saturday Night Live than Phoenix's performance:
- Dennis Rodman's 12-second cameo in the cold open, in which he stumbled over saying "Saturday Night Live"
- Melissa McCarthy driving a golf cart
- Melissa McCarthy wea ... More >>
You may well have seen the trailer already. (There was a commercial on the Oscars just the other night.)
It's The Heat, directed by the Bridesmaids guy.
"Uptight FBI special agent Sandra Bullock is paired with testy Boston cop Melissa McCarthy to take down a ruthless drug lord. ... More >>
Melissa McCarthy is a gifted, award winning comic actress who shines in good material.
But I couldn't get through all of Identity Thief, which squanders Melissa's talents by making her sink really low, and not in a fun way.
After the lady crapped in the sink in Bridesmaids, I guess Hollywood thoug ... More >>
We've all dreamed of that moment and what we would say.
Well, every year, all those awards shows bring together all sorts of people who are finally forced to say something to Meryl Streep.
And this time, at the Golden Globes, it was Melissa McCarthy getting her first, fabulous chance at bat.
So w ... More >>
Dear Ladies of the Red Carpet:
Where's the shock of the swan dress or the pizzazz of the goth showgirl of yesteryear? Come on, ladies, this is the Oscars, and it's 2012! Why are so many of you million dollar actresses playing the Grace Kelly card? We are fully aware that all of you can't pull off ... More >>
Mug shot from Comedy Central's "Halfway Home"She's the favorite to win the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role as Minny in The Help, so it's only natural we learn a little more about the woman, right?
Well, she's 39, 5'2", and hails from Montgomery, Alabama.
Her mother worked as a ma ... More >>
The hilarious Melissa McCarthy hosted an event last night for the reinvention of Ivory, which we talked about in between covering slightly more insouciant things.
Like, hasn't Bridesmaids been wrongly labeled "a gross-out comedy" when there was basically just that one poopy-in-the-sink (and ... More >>
Sam ZideThe phrase "fat chicks" isn't necessarily offensive, as we recently learned from researching the feature story "Guys Who Like Fat Chicks"--in some circles, the words have been reclaimed as an defending-honor twist on the crass beer-coozy slogan "No Fat Chicks."
Sam Zide Dan Weiss is the author of the blog Ask a Guy Who Likes Fat Chicks and he's profiled in our recent feature, "Guys Who Like Fat Chicks." He put together a list of ten hot famous bigger women with the disclaimer that he "tried to mix girls I personally think are pretty with girls you don't ha ... More >>