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‘Thunder Force’: Film Review

Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer don superhero suits to fight evil mutants in a comedy from writer-director Ben Falcone.

Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone to Star in Netflix Comedy Series

Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone are reteaming with Netflix for a workplace comedy series: The married couple will star in 'God's Favorite Idiot,' marking the duo's sixth collaboration and second…

‘Superintelligence’: Film Review

Melissa McCarthy, Bobby Cannavale and James Cordon team up in 'Superintelligence,' a comedy about an AI and the most average person on Earth.

Octavia Spencer, Melissa McCarthy, Ben Falcone and Joel McHale Team to Get Meals to Hospital Workers

Octavia Spencer, Melissa McCarthy, Ben Falcone, Joel McHale, Aimee Carpenter and Leslee Feldman have joined forces with Frontline Foods and José Andrés' World Central Kitchen to deliver meals to…

HBO Max Picks Up Melissa McCarthy Comedy ‘Superintelligence’

Melissa McCarthy's upcoming comedy 'Superintelligence,' directed by Ben Falcone, will debut exclusively on HBO Max in spring 2020.

Melissa McCarthy Talks Family Halloween Costumes, Low-Key Anniversary, Getting Caught Stealing

The actress discussed her 13-year marriage to Ben Falcone and her daughters plans for Halloween while visiting 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' on Wednesday.

Melissa McCarthy Goes Back to College in ‘Life of the Party’ Trailer

The actress debuted the preview for her new movie, inspired by Rodney Dangerfield's 'Back to School,' on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show,' where she also surprised two audience members.

Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone Reteam With Steve Mallory for ‘Super-Intelligence’ (Exclusive)

New Line has scooped up the spec by Mallory, who previously co-wrote 'The Boss' with McCarthy and Falcone.

Melissa McCarthy-Produced Family Comedy Snags Fox Pilot Pickup

'Amy's Brother,' from Warner Bros. Television, is Fox's first off-network buy of the season.

Melissa McCarthy-Ben Falcone Comedy ‘Nobodies’ Ordered to Series at TV Land (Exclusive)

'MadTV' grad Michael McDonald will serve as showrunner on the single-camera entry starring, exec produced and written by a group of Groundlings alums.

Critic’s Notebook: Will Melissa McCarthy’s Box-Office Clout Be Her Artistic Downfall?

McCarthy's box-office power is a triumph for women in Hollywood, but the impact it seems to be having on her art is decisively less positive.

Box-Office Preview: Melissa McCarthy’s ‘The Boss’ Takes on ‘Batman v. Superman’

Also opening nationwide this weekend is the genre-bending 'Hardcore Henry,' while Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Demolition' makes its debut at the specialty box office.