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'Mike & Molly': Susan Sarandon Makes An Unexpected Move On Molly

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 11.26.2013 | TV

Don't meet your heroes. It's an important lesson exemplified by the latest episode of "Mike & Molly." In it, Susan Sarandon portrayed author Janice Co...

CBS Program Mike and Molly Says 'F*ck You' to the LGBT Community

Sue Kerr | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Sue Kerr

I was stunned into silence the other night when we tuned in to the second episode of the season. In the first 15 minutes I counted a lesbian-prison-rape joke, a straight-men-perceived-as-gay joke, a Carl-kissed-a-trans-woman-ha-ha-ha joke, and a joke about said trans woman's genitals.

Melissa McCarthy Doesn't Want You To Worry About Her Elle Cover

Posted 11.05.2013 | Women

When "The Heat" and "Bridesmaids" actress Melissa McCarthy wore a large coat on the cover of Elle magazine, a number of people got upset at how she wa...

'Mike & Molly Premiere Sees Melissa McCarthy Unleashed

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 11.05.2013 | Entertainment

CBS has been touting this Season 4 premiere of "Mike & Molly" with the word "new." What was new about it was Molly. Melissa McCarthy's character had a...

The Melissa McCarthy Era

Abe Gurko | Posted 12.22.2013 | Style
Abe Gurko

Can we all agree that Melissa McCarthy looks fantastic on the cover of Elle -- The Women In Hollywood Issue? No? You mean there is a Greek Chorus of hypocrites that refuse to accept what we can all see and take at face value...that Melissa looks fierce?

Melissa McCarthy On Elle Cover Controversy: 'I Picked The Coat!'

Posted 10.23.2013 | Style

As soon as Melissa McCarthy's cover for Elle's Women in Hollywood issue hit the Internet last week, critics were quick to lash out at the magazine for...

PHOTOS: Elle Women In Hollywood Red Carpet

Posted 10.22.2013 | Celebrity

Dozens of A-list actresses, TV stars and directors walked the red carpet at the Elle Women In Hollywood 2013 celebration last night (Oct. 21). The...

Melissa McCarthy's Newest Buddy

Posted 10.22.2013 | Entertainment

Jason Statham is taking a slight break from his butt-kicking résumé to try out his comedic chops. The actor, best known for action-heavy roles i...

Stunning Melissa: Tipping Point Take on Elle Cover

Emme | Posted 12.21.2013 | Style
Emme

Clearly there is much more going on here than an image of a stunning Melissa McCarthy being wrapped in a luxuriously divine and on trend boxy cashmere Marina Rinaldi coat.

Elle Responds To The Backlash Against Melissa McCarthy's Magazine Cover

Posted 10.21.2013 | Style

Melissa McCarthy's Elle cover, part of the magazine's Women in Hollywood cover series, features a striking gray winter coat, a voluminous woolen piece...

Four Gorgeous Women, Four Gorgeous Elle Covers

Posted 10.10.2013 | Celebrity

Elle has released its Women in Hollywood issue, featuring some of the most talked-about names in Tinseltown. From comedic genius Melissa McCarthy ...

Watch These Hilarious Outtakes From 'The Heat'

Posted 10.07.2013 | Entertainment

To celebrate both Sarcastic Month (a real thing, not kidding) and the Blu-ray release of Paul Feig's blockbuster summer comedy "The Heat," HuffPost En...

Sandra Bullock Won't Do Sequel To 'The Heat'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.02.2013 | Entertainment

Sandra Bullock apparently still can't imagine doing a sequel to "The Heat." Asked by TheWrap about a follow-up to this past summer's blockbuster comed...

Christopher Rudolph

LOOK: 11 Dream Casting Ideas For Gay Biopics

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 09.22.2013 | Gay Voices

At this weekend's 65th annual Emmy Awards the Liberace biopic, "Behind the Candelabra," looks poised to take home some major awards (after already win...

Movie Review: Afternoon Delight - All Hail Kathryn Hahn!

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.29.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I'll admit it. I have a critic's crush on Kathryn Hahn. Jill Soloway's witty, surprising Afternoon Delight only confirms it.

Reuniting AGAIN

Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment

Before "The Heat" arrived in theaters on June 28, director Paul Feig told HuffPost Entertainment that he was hoping to get "other franchises" going be...

Turning Up the Heat on Ageism in Hollywood

Paige Morrow Kimball | Posted 09.24.2013 | Women
Paige Morrow Kimball

In countless other buddy cop and action movies, men well into their 40s and even 50s have sex with a plethora of gorgeous 20-somethings and there's never any reference to their age. The rules are simply different for men than they are for women.

Movie Review: The To Do List

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

A sex comedy with heart, The To Do List casts the slightly too-old Plaza as Brandy, a new high-school graduate (circa 1993, so we're in the pre-cell-phone/Internet era) who's gotten straight A's in everything -- except her social life.

Sandra Bullock Shoots Down 'Heat' Sequel

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.24.2013 | Entertainment

"The Heat," Paul Feig's hilarious buddy cop comedy with Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy, has been one of the surprise hits of this summer, earning...

Which Of These Amazing Women Do You Most Want To Hang Out With?

Posted 07.17.2013 | Women

Forget celebrity crushes. We have fantasy celebrity best friends. Between Melissa McCarthy's amazing sense of humor, Lena Dunham's relationship adv...

Camryn Manheim On 'The Hot Flashes' And Film Roles For Women

Greg Archer | Posted 09.11.2013 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

Photo: Courtesy of Anonymous Content If you tossed Bridesmaids and Steel Magnolias onto a basketball court and blew a whistle, it would look someth...

Beauty Is an Impediment: Julia Pastrana and the Modern-Day Politics of Being Seen

The Lady Aye | Posted 09.07.2013 | Weird News
The Lady Aye

While critics were debating if Lena Dunham gets too naked too often, or if Melissa McCarthy is too fat to be a movie star, Julia Pastrana's mummified remains were being collected from an Oslo medical facility and sent home to Mexico to be laid to rest.

Hit and Myth: The Heat

Laura Shamas, Ph.D. | Posted 09.01.2013 | Entertainment
Laura Shamas, Ph.D.

Angry and funny female avengers, enacting aspects of the infernal Roman Goddesses known as The Furies, inhabit the new hit female buddy film The Heat.

How Women Really Feel About 'The Heat'

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.01.2013 | Women

Let's be honest: a lot of pressure was put on "The Heat" to succeed. The idea that this single movie would prove that women actually can be funny,...

They Almost Made A Movie Together

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.01.2013 | Entertainment

Paul Feig has been talking about "Dumb Jock" for quite some time. The comedy, which Feig wrote for Melissa McCarthy and Jon Hamm, was first announced ...