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I am not very fond of Jenny McCarthy and generally find her insufferable, but she made some statements recently that I can really get behind. As background, an elderly film critic named Rex Reed slammed Melissa McCarthy’s new hit comedy, Identity Thief, by attacking Melissa’s size. In just a three paragraph review he called her “cacophonous, tractor-sized,” a “female hippo,” and dismissed her as “a gimmick comedian who has devoted her short career to being obese and obnoxious with equal success.”
In response to the controversy over his remarks, Reed just doubled-down, defending himself byMore >
Five years after writer/director Judd Apatow introduced us to Pete and Debbie in Knocked Up, Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann reprise their roles as a husband and wife both approaching a milestone meltdown in This Is 40, an unfiltered, comedic look inside the life of an American family.
After years of marriage, Pete lives in a house of all females: wife Debbie and their two daughters, eight-year-old Charlotte (Iris Apatow) and 13-year-old Sadie (Maude Apatow). As he struggles to keep his record label afloat, he and Debbie must figure out how to forgive, forget and enjoy the rest of theirMore >
Melissa McCarthy is interviewed in the new Good Housekeeping, and she says a few things which make me want to give her a hug and have a drink with her, not necessarily in that order. She admits on one hand that she wishes she were a smaller person, and hopes she would wake up one day and magically be a size six. Then she says that she’s at peace with her body and isn’t beating herself up over it. She makes a lot of sense to me and I struggle with similar body image issues. You want to be something you’re not, but you realize that you may as well be happy with what you’ve got. Here’s some ofMore >
Audi kicked off the celebration of Emmy week with designer Derek Lam by partying with the stars at Cecconi’s in West Hollywood. Emmy nominees Julie Bowen and Melissa McCarthy attended, along with Rumer Willis and Brittany Snow. Julie’s ‘Modern Family’ co-stars Ty Burrell and Eric Stonestreet were also there for the fun.
Rumer brought along beau Jayson Blair. The couple reportedly stayed by each other’s side all night: awww… Melissa and Missi Pyle were thrilled to see each other. Julie made it a girls’ night out and brought her sister along as her “date.” Fun! ‘Mad Men’ creator MatthewMore >
Actress Sandra Bullock was spotted on the set of her new film, “The Heat,” in Boston, Mass. on Monday afternoon. And from what we can tell, this celebrity mama knows how to sure beat the heat as she was dressed in a grey t-shirt and long, black pants.
The Hollywood star was snapped having an animtated conversation with a production assistant while leaving her trailer on the way to the set of her film. I know I’ve said this before, but with both Sandra and Melissa McCarthy in this film, I sooo cannot wait to see it. It’s sure going to deliver a few good LOLs!Visit the Gallery (4 More >