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Actress Melissa McCarthy starred as Sookie in the show Gilmore Girls. In 2011, she received an Oscar nomination for best supporting actress in the film Bridesmaids.
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This mismatched duo are out to take down a drug lord in the film, which brought in more than $40 million in its first weekend.
McCarthy married her long-time boyfriend, Ben Falcone, who she met at the Groundling Theatre, on October 8, 2005. They had their first daughter, Vivian, on May 5, 2007. McCarthy's pregnancy was written into the last season of Gilmore Girls. Their second daughter, Georgette, was born on March 22, 2010. McCarthy returned to work four months after giving birth to Georgette to begin filming the first season of Mike & Molly.
McCarthy and her family currently live in Los Angeles, where she is designing a clothing line.
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