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Paul Feig: Melissa McCarthy was a last minute Bridemaids casting

'Bridesmaids' director Paul Feig has revealed that Melissa McCarthy was cast in the comedy as Megan Prince "very late in the game". Melissa McCarthy was cast in 'Bridesmaids' at the last minute, director Paul Feig has revealed. The 58-year-old filmmaker helmed the 2011 comedy flick and explained how Melissa boarded...

Melissa McCarthy Celebrated 10 Years of ‘Bridesmaids’ With Unseen Photos From Set

On May 13th, 2011, the film world changed forever. Bridesmaids, starring Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, and Melissa McCarthy, hit theaters nationwide after making its world premiere on April 28th and became an instant comedic classic. It's female friendship-centric plot, hilarious bits, and wild cast of characters has made Bridesmaids one of those movies we watch over and over again, and Melissa McCarthy just paid homage to this "recipe for joy" with a handful of never-before-seen pictures from behind the scenes.

Melissa McCarthy celebrates the 10 year anniversary of Bridesmaids

It has been a decade since the hit comedy film Bridesmaids was released in theaters. And Melissa McCarthy shared some hilarious throwback snaps on her Instagram to celebrate the anniversary. On Friday, the 50-year-old actress posted three photos from behind the scenes of the 2011 Universal Studios movie that launched...

Melissa McCarthy and more celebrate 10 years with Bridesmaids: 'I’d marry you all over again'

It's been a whole decade since Bridesmaids came into our lives, and of course, the only way to truly celebrate a milestone anniversary is with a heartfelt Instagram post. That's how Melissa McCarthy, Judd Apatow, and more marked the film's tenth anniversary on Friday, anyway. The actress posted three throwback photos from the set of the Paul Feig-directed comedy, writing, "Who knew the recipe for joy would involve vomit, a carpal tunnel glove and a kangol hat. Happy 10 year anniversary Bridesmaids!!! I'd marry you all over again."
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‘Gilmore Girls’: An On-Set Joke Got Melissa McCarthy In Trouble With 2 Tour Groups

Melissa McCarthy spent seven seasons on the set of . In recent years, her costars have all spoken openly about their favorite moments from the series. While McCarthy rarely discusses Gilmore Girls with the press, she did take part in a Reddit AMA in 2015. During the online event, McCarthy revealed her favorite moment from her time on the show happened during her on-set downtime.
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How 'Bridesmaids' Unlocked The Fearless Comedy of Melissa McCarthy

Acting is an art form, and behind every iconic character is an artist expressing themselves. Welcome to The Great Performances, a bi-weekly column exploring the art behind some of cinema’s best roles. In this entry, we examine Melissa McCarthy’s Oscar-nominated performance in Bridesmaids. Just like how the Academy Awards routinely...