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snl-melissa-mccarthy-screengrab.jpgIf “Saturday Night Live” were an athletic contest, the color commentator for this week’s show would have said host Melissa McCarthy left it all on the stage. The “Mike & Molly” Emmy winner and “Bridesmaids” star threw herself completely into every sketch she did.

Hosts who are game for anything often make for very funny episodes, but this one didn’t sustain itself. McCarthy was clearly having… Continue reading 'Saturday Night Live': Melissa McCarthy goes for broke


There are few things we enjoy more than a sarcastic rivalry between celebrity friends.

And Lorne Michaels’ recent announcement that Alec Baldwin will host “Saturday Night Live” for a record-breaking 16th time during its Season 37 premiere should fuel the fire between Baldwin and 15-time host Steve Martin.

As the New York Times was first to report, Baldwin — who may or may not

Joshua Jackson, Melissa McCarthy to announce Emmy noms

The TV Academy always picks an interesting combo to announce the Emmy nominations each year, and this time that early morning honor goes to: Joshua Jackson and Melissa McCarthy. The Fringe and Mike & Molly stars will reveal the Academy’s picks at 5:40 a.m. PST on Thursday, July 14.

Tom McCarthy has come aboard the DreamWorks family comedy Home Movies , says a story at The Hollywood Reporter .

The project, originally set up with Jared Stern ( Bolt , Mr. Popper’s Penguins ) writing, involves a man who, through the use of home movies, is able to return to and change elements of his past.

McCarthy, who most recently wrote and directed Win Win , began his career as an… Continue reading Tom McCarthy Takes Home Movies

Gentlemen, Start Your Engines: Jenny McCarthy is back on the market. The model-turned-author has called time on her two-month romance with sports agent Paul Krepelka after distance between them became difficult. Jenny splits her time between Los Angeles and Las Vegas while Paul works out of Boston. The pair met on a blind date just […] Continue reading Jenny McCarthy Single Again