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Melissa McCarthy as the Little Mermaid’s Ursula? Pretty Please!

Melissa McCarthy rumored to play Ursula in Live Action Little Mermaid

The rumor mill is abuzz with news about casting for the new, live-action Rob Marshall-directed version of The Little Mermaid. Variety is reporting that Melissa McCarthy’s name is at the top of the list to play the villain we love to hate, Ursula, the villainous sea witch who offers Ariel an offer to trade her voice for a pair … Read more

Melissa McCarthy Can’t Keep Her Cool During Her Kid’s Basketball Games

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Melissa McCarthy is one proud mom! During a recent visit with Ellen DeGeneres, actress and comedian Melissa McCarthy shared just how excited she gets at her daughter’s basketball games. Given that she is extremely theatrical and hilarious, watching her describe herself during these games makes us feel like we’re there.  Melissa’s daughter apparently took up guarding … Read more

Listening to Melissa McCarthy Explain ‘Diane Who Wears a Barbie Hat and Works at the Grocery Store’ is the Funniest Thing You’ll Hear Today

If you took a break from social media over the last week, you may have missed celebrities across the globe sharing their first professional headshots with the world. Obviously, there were cute ones, bad ones and really interesting ones. Melissa McCarthy had my personal favorite. It turns out, Ellen DeGeneres was also a big fan … Read more

Melissa McCarthy Gave Some Pretty Decent (and Hilarious) Advice to Strangers on the Internet

Is Melissa McCarthy the funniest person in the world? I don’t know, but if she’s not, she’s certainly close to the top of the list. And it turns out, Melissa isn’t just funny, she’s also full of great advice, especially advice for strangers on the Internet. When asked why people “tuna fish,” but not “beef mammal” … Read more

Christina Aguilera’s Carpool Karaoke Ride with James Corden Featured Earth-Shattering Vocals (and Melissa McCarthy)

If you were to stop me in the street and tell me I had to sing every single line of Christina Aguilera‘s “Genie in a Bottle” or shave my head, you wouldn’t even have to get your razor out. That’s how iconic and poignant Xtina‘s debut single is to me and a lot of people … Read more

Melissa McCarthy Takes Random Mom on a Bizarre Backstage SNL Tour

Monologues are boring. Especially when you’ve hosted Saturday Night Live five times, like Melissa McCarthy. So she decided to liven it up and take an unsuspecting mom from the audience on a backstage tour. In exchange for giving up hot meals, going to the bathroom alone and having clean purses, Melissa took Joan — mother … Read more

Melissa McCarthy Is Scary Good at Impersonating White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer

Stuff happened this weekend that wasn’t the Super Bowl. On Saturday night, Melissa McCarthy absolutely nailed an impression of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. And it was even during the cold open, it was buried way back in the back just sitting there waiting for all the patient people to see it. The hostility … Read more

Melissa McCarthy’s New Super Bowl Commercial Is Taking Over the Internet

Every year, starting February 1, a new lineup of Super Bowl commercials hits the small screen. And, if we’re being honest, this onslaught of new advertisement is often the best part of Super Bowl season — I mean, it is for me at least. Giphy This year, the first Super Bowl commercial to get a … Read more

8 Pretty Funny Moments from “Saturday Night Live” That Make Us Excited for The 42nd Season Premiere

If we’re being honest, we’re pretty excited about the 42nd season premiere of “Saturday Night Live.” After all, it is an election year and Kate McKinnon just won an EMMY for hilarious portrayal of Hillary Clinton. You never know who’s going to turn up around 30 Rockefeller Plaza on any given Saturday night, so even … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel’s Latest Round of Celebrity Mean Tweets Will Make You Laugh Until You Cry

The internet can be both a horrible and wonderful place. While some people are sharing encouraging words and life-changing insights through their keyboard, others can be found roasting people they don’t even know — namely celebrities. So, in order to combat the haters, comedian Jimmy Kimmel sometimes invites a few of his famous friends to … Read more