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“Gilmore Girls” Revival, Will Melissa McCarthy Reprise Sookie St. James Role in Netflix FOur-Part Series?

The Gilmore Girls revival is underway, with Yanic Truesdale, who is reprising his role as Michel, posting a pic sharing his excitement. First day back at the Inn with my old boss. Fun times! #GilmoreGirlsRevival #WarnerBros pic.twitter.com/sxprUKdLyk — Yanic Truesdale (@YanicTruesdale) February 6, 2016 It was only about a week ago that Lauren Graham–Lorelai Gilmore–confirmed that a four-part revival of …

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Kristen Wiig, Chris Hemsworth Featured in First Photos from Upcoming “Ghostbusters” Reboot

Kristen Wiig and Chris Hemsworth appear in the first photos to emerge from the set of the upcoming Ghostbusters reboot. Featured on the film’s website, Hemsworth plays the role of Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones, and Kate McKinnon’s receptionist. Check out your new @Ghostbusters! Kristen Wiig, @melissamccarthy, Kate Mckinnon, and Leslie Jones! #Today9 pic.twitter.com/7XKE00mMtM — The Today Show (@TheTodayShow) …

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Alexis Bledel, Lauren Graham to Bring Rory and Lorelai Gilmore Back to Small Screen

Alexis Bledel and Lauren Graham are set to bring Rory and Lorelai Gilmore back to the small screen in the Netflix revival of Gilmore Girls. .@thelaurengraham, @alexisbledel Returning for #GilmoreGirls Revival https://t.co/r3Fc4ESydi pic.twitter.com/DQvjM06Mpc — TheWrap (@TheWrap) January 30, 2016 Four 90-minute episodes of Gilmore Girls will be filmed. Each will represent a season–fall, winter, spring, summer–of one full calendar year. …

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Lauren Graham Confirms Netflix Revival of “Gilmore Girls”

Lauren Graham and Netflix have confirmed what fans have dreamed of since 2007–Lorelai and Rory Gilmore are headed back to the small screen in a Gilmore Girls revival. #GilmoreGirls revival officially a go at @Netflix wih original cast returning https://t.co/nu7ezERWKM pic.twitter.com/KRld7tvtHG — Variety (@Variety) January 29, 2016 Taking to Twitter, Lauren Graham helped make those dreams come true. I CAN …

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Melissa McCarthy Releases Statement On Show’s Cancellation

Melissa McCarthy released a statement via Twitter this week regarding the cancellation of her hit show, Mike And Molly, and said she’s heartbroken. The television and film star says she would have done the show for “50 more years” if given the opportunity, and her sentiments were echoed by her cast mates. While it’s not clear why CBS chose to …

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Rondi Reed Announces “Mike & Molly” Cancellation on Her Facebook Page

Rondi Reed, one of the stars of CBS’s Mike & Molly, beat the network to the punch–announcing the cancellation of Mike & Molly via her Facebook page. Before you hear it elsewhere (and some already have) this is the Final and 6th Season of MIKE & MOLLY on CBS. It is also… Posted by Rondi Reed on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 …

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Melissa McCarthy: “Mike & Molly” Cancelled

Melissa McCarthy’s TV sitcom, Mike & Molly, has been cancelled. The CBS show has aired since 2010. 'Mike & Molly' costar says show canceled after six seasons: https://t.co/CT85Rhw10C pic.twitter.com/xPHPsE18kg — Entertainment Weekly (@EW) December 13, 2015 Rondi Reed plays Mike’s (played by Billy Gardell) mom on Mike & Molly. She shared word of the show’s cancellation via Facebook last week. …

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Anna Hathaway Honors Fellow People’s Choice Award Nominees With #TBT Collage of Their High School Pics

Anne Hathaway honored her friends and fellow People’s Choice Award nominees in her latest Throwback Thursday post by posting their high school pictures in a cute collage for Instagram. People magazine reports that the 32-year-old The Intern actress compiled the yearbook photos of Meryl Streep, Scarlett Johansson, Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock for a collage that is ridiculously awesome and …

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“Gilmore Girls” Returning: Netflix to Air Four New 90-Minute Episodes, Featuring Lauren Graham as Lorelai and Alexis Bledel as Rory

Gilmore Girls fans, rejoice. Lorelai and Rory are headed back to the small screen, thanks to Netflix. Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, and even more of the original Gilmore Girls cast will star in four 90-minute episodes to air on Netflix. Wrapping in 2007, Gilmore Girls fans have never fully recovered from the loss of their weekly dose of the fast-talking …

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Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, More Star in All-Female ‘Ghostbusters’

Kristen Wiig will join will fellow actresses Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones in comprising the all-female cast of the upcoming remake of Ghostbusters. Sony Pictures is set to release the film in July of 2016. Director Paul Feig announced his stars by posting their photos on Twitter on Tuesday. The new film will update the original Ghostbusters from …

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Rebel Wilson, Melissa McCarthy Popular for Ghostbusters; Wilson Has Had Meeting

Rebel Wilson’s name has already been floated about as a fan favorite for an all-female Ghostbusters 3. Now the actress reveals that everyone’s wish just might be a step closer to coming true. Rebel Wilson is already in the voice lineup for the upcoming Kung Fu Panda 3, as well as a remake of Private Benjamin. During the Today Show …

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Melissa McCarthy To Launch All Sizes Clothing Line

Melissa McCarthy took the world by storm with her infectious brand of comedy. Now the actress will be venturing into the world of fashion design when she announced that she will be launching a new clothing line next year. While the line is still unnamed, McCarthy said that it will cater to all sizes, something that McCarthy thinks is lacking …

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Allison Janney, Anna Faris to Host 2015’s People’s Choice Awards

Allison Janney and Anna Faris are set to host the 2015’s People’s Choice Awards, announced the awards show’s executive producer Mark Burnett on Wednesday. The Mom co-stars will succeed the 2014 host, Kaley Cuoco, in hosting the awards show, which recognizes talent in the arenas of television, film, and music. “We are thrilled to have Anna and Allison as hosts …

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Bill Murray Talks All-Female ‘Ghostbusters’ Cast

Bill Murray starred in Ghostbusters thirty years ago, and he doesn’t want to star in any future Ghostbusters productions. However, that hasn’t stopped the funny man and actor from discussing the possibility of a remake with an all-female cast. And what an amazing cast that would be. “I’m fine with it; I’d go to that movie,” he said during an …

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Bill Murray’s Dream All-Female ‘Ghostbusters’ Cast Includes Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, and Emma Stone

Bill Murray isn’t likely to star in a new Ghostbusters movie any time soon, but that doesn’t preclude him from sharing his thoughts on who he would cast in an all-female reboot of the classic 80s film. Murray revealed his thoughts on the rumored all-female Ghostbusters movie that Sony is said to be considering while at the Toronto International Film …

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Chelsea Handler Naked, Confronted by Ellen DeGeneres

Chelsea Handler was butt naked when confronted in a shower by Ellen DeGeneres. Of course the whole thing was staged and filmed, but the conversation between the two was a perfect example of very dry (even though the shower was wet) humor. On the series finale of Handler’s late night show, Chelsea Lately, the clip involves Ellen asking Chelsea Hander …

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Sandra Bullock to Star as Brownie Wise in Adaption of ‘Tupperware Unsealed’

Sandra Bullock is set to play marketing pioneer Brownie Wise in Tate Taylor’s adaptation of Tupperware Unsealed, Sony Pictures announced Friday. Taylor — whose latest credits include The Help and Get On Up — will write and direct the yet-untitled film, which is based on Bob Kealing’s nonfiction book about the woman who concocted the Tupperware party marketing strategy. “As …

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Kathy Bates Likens Melissa McCarthy to Lucille Ball

Kathy Bates has been around the Hollywood scene for some time and has seen actresses come and go. But she sees something very different and unique about her Tammy co-star Melissa McCarthy. The well-respected actress had some very flattering things to say about McCarthy, even comparing the Bridesmaids star to comedic genius Lucille Ball. The Oscar-winning actress recently told Tim …

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Kathy Bates Talks “Blowing Up S**t” In New Film

Kathy Bates might not be the first person you think of when the term “blowing up shit” is thrown around, but the veteran actress saw her share of it in the upcoming film Tammy, and she says it was a blast. Bates worked with Melissa McCarthy and Susan Sarandon on the film, which centers on McCarthy’s luckless character and follows …

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Kathy Bates Discusses Role in New Movie ‘Tammy’

Today, Melissa McCarthy’s newest movie, Tammy, hits the big screens. Tammy marks the screenwriting debut of McCarthy, best known for her role in 2011’s The Bridesmaids, and the directorial debut of Ben Falcone, McCarthy’s husband and frequent co-actor. While McCarthy could have used this opportunity to secure her potential as a lead actress in a major-motion film without the aid …

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Melissa McCarthy Will Get Star On Walk Of Fame

Funny lady Melissa McCarthy will join the over 2,500 influential figures and get a star on Hollywood’s legendary Walk of Fame. The Oscar-nominated actress has etched out a comedic niche since her breakout role in 2011’s female-centric blockbuster Bridesmaids. McCarthy currently stars in the television sitcom Mike and Molly as one of the titular characters. She also scored a huge …

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Melissa McCarthy Hilarious in ‘Tammy’ Trailer

Melissa McCarthy is a hoot in the new trailer for her upcoming comedy Tammy, which costars Susan Sarandon as her alcohol-imbibing grandmother. The trailer showcases McCarthy’s unique comedic style and propensity for playing lovable losers. It opens with a classic dance routine by McCarthy to Coolio’s Ganster’s Paradise as she moves in to rob a fast food joint at the …

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Sandra Bullock Planning Miss Congeniality TV Show

Sandra Bullock liked her Miss Congeniality role so much that she might reprise it on the small screen. According to Radar Online, an unnamed source says Bullock is planning a television spinoff that will be Bridesmaids meets 24. “Sandra loved her Miss Congeniality FBI agent character Gracie Hart and the concept so much that for years she has continued to …

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2013 People’s Choice Awards Winners

The votes have been counted and the results are finally in! The winners of the 2013 People’s Choice Awards-including favorite movies and actors of 2013-have been voted on by you, the people. Big winners for the night included America’s sweetheart, Sandra Bullock taking home awards for Favorite Movie Actress and beating out The Heat co-star Melissa McCarthy for Favorite Comedic …

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Melissa McCarthy Defends Controversial ‘Elle’ Magazine Cover [IMAGE]

Funny woman Melissa McCarthy was recently named one of Elle magazine’s top 2013 “Women in Hollywood,” and was put on their cover. This sounds impressive for a plus-size actress who has had a lot to overcome to make it in Hollywood, right? Wrong. Even though McCarthy describes the experience as “amazing,” she and Elle have experienced a tremendous amount of …

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Jenny McCarthy On Reed’s Attack Of Cousin Melissa

Jenny McCarthy has never been afraid to be outspoken when it comes to her beliefs, her comedy, or her family. So when critic Rex Reed made some very hurtful, degrading comments about her cousin Melissa McCarthy while reviewing ripping apart her new movie “Identity Thief”, Jenny had several things to say. After calling the actress “tractor sized” and comparing her …

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