Melissa McCarthy Net Worth|Wiki, Bio: Know her earnings, movies, husband, age, height, family

Melissa McCarthy Net Worth|Wiki, Bio: Know her earnings, movies, husband, age, height, family

Facts of Melissa McCarthy Net Worth|Wiki, Bio: Know her earnings, movies, husband, age, height, family

Net worth$70 million
Date of Birth:1970 August 26
First NameMelissa Ann
Last NameMcCarthy
NationalityAmerican
Age:49 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 1 Inch

An American actress, Melissa McCarthy has a net worth which is estimated to be around $70 million. She is also a writer, producer, and fashion designer.

Melissa McCarthy

What are the earnings of Melissa McCarthy? Know about her sources of income:

Spending a professional career of 22 years in the film industry has surely helped Melissa to bag a net worth of $70 million. Without a doubt, her main source of income is film and television.

Melissa's house

Melissa owns a house in Toluca Lake, CA which she bought for around $3.25 million. The house is built in an area of around 3,000 square foot.

Let's have a look at her earnings from her appearances in films and television:

The Back-Up Plan(2010)= $14.23 million
Life as We Know It + Bridesmaids(2011)= $121.39 million
The Heat(2013)= $2.5 million
This Is 40 + Identity Thief + The Hangover Part III + The Heat(2013)= $150.48 million
Tammy(2014)= $17.22 million
Spy + St. Vincent(2015)= $31.6 million
Ghostbusters(2016)= $14 million
Ghostbusters + Central Intelligence + The Boss(2016)= $68.88 million
The Happytime Murderers + LIfe of the Party(2018)= $9.03 million

Moreover, Melissa co-founded a production company, On the Day with her husband. Also, she launched a clothing line, Melissa McCarthy Seven7 in 2015.

How did Melissa start her professional career? Let's know:

To start her career, Melissa appeared with her cousin in a series, Jenny in 1997. Then in 1999, she made her film debut with a minor role in the comedy, Go.

Melissa Early Career

Only a year later, she was cast as the main character of the series, Gilmore Girls which aired until 2007. With the end of Gilmore Girls, she starred in another series, Samantha Who? until 2009.

Concerning her film career, she appeared in films such as Charlie's Angels(2000), Drowning Mona(2000), The Third Wheel(2002), Chicken Party(2003), Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle(2003), and others.

Know about Melissa's Later Appearances on Film and Television:

With the success of two back to back series, Melissa starred in the series, Mike & Molly from 2010 to 2016 as the main character. She also appeared as a host in a show, SNL from 2011 to 2017 for which she earned Primetime Emmy Awards in 2017.

Appearing on Television: Melissa

Melissa also lent her voice in a series, The Penguins of Madagascar in 20112. Then, she appeared in a series, Nobodies from 2017 to 2018 and she also was the executive producer of the show.

Some of her notable roles on the films include:

  • Pretty Ugly People(2008)
  • Life as We Know It(2010)
  • Bridesmaids(2011)
  • This Is 40(2012)
  • The Hangover Part III(2013)
  • The Heat(2013)
  • Tammy(2014)- Also screenwriter and producer
  • St. Vincent(2014)
  • Spy(2014)
  • The Boss(2016)- Also screenwriter and producer
  • Life of the Party(2018)- Also screenwriter and producer
  • The Happytime Murderers(2018)- Also producer

Where and when was Melissa born? Know about her Academy:

Melissa Ann McCarthy was born on August 26, 1970, in Plainfield, Illinois, to the parents, Sandra and Michael McCarthy. To educate, she went to St. Francis Academy and graduated from there. 

Melissa Ann McCarthy

She is a cousin of Jenny McCarthy who is an actress and model, and Joanne McCarthy, a professional basketball player.

Is Melissa married? Know about her relationship status here:

Yes, McCarthy is a happily married woman.

Melissa and husband Ben Falcone

She married her longtime boyfriend, Ben Falcone, an actor in 2005. They have two daughters together.

Is McCarty popular on social media also? Let's check her accounts:

Yes, she is popular, her Twitter account shows a total of 997K followers and she has tweeted only 249 times till the date.

Melissa McCarthy

Similarly, on Instagram, she has gathered around 7.2M followers and she has posted 158 times over there so far.


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