Melissa McCarthy revealed that she recently shed 50 pounds on a low-carb diet. From an estimated of 250 pounds, Mccarthy could be now weighing around 200 pounds.
The actress is launching her own fashion brand, Melissa McCarthy Seven7. She is designing her own fashion line. The collection will include separates, denim, and dresses from sizes four to 28.
As a teenager, she was an athletic size 4-6 cheerleader. She says she is trying to lose weight and is motivated by her health, not by any Hollywood ideals.
Born on August 26, 1970 in Plainfield, Illinois, McCarthy is most known for her role as Sookie in the television series Gilmore Girls (2002-2007), or as Megan in the critical and box office success Bridesmaids (2011).
She's been married to actor Ben Falcone (born Benjamin Scott Falcone on August 25, 1973) since October 8, 2005, and they have 2 children together.
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