Birth Date: August 26, 1969 / Age: 47
Birth Place: Plainfield, Illinois, USA
Biography: Melissa McCarthy (b. August 26, 1970) is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Sookie St. James in the television series Gilmore Girls. She also had small roles in the films The Kid, Charlie's Angels, and The Life of David Gale, and done voice work in two episodes of Kim Possible where she played DNAmy. McCarthy is a member of the Los Angeles-based Groundlings improvisational comedy troupe.
She is the cousin of Jenny McCarthy and was born in Plainfield, Illinois. Her career started with stand-up comedy and includes film, television, and theatre.