Melissa McCarthy began her career as a comedian in several TV shows. Later, she moved to New York City and made her first television appearance in Jenny (1997) TV series with her cousin Jenny McCarthy who is an American actor.
Then, she appeared as Molly in a leading role as a Molly Flynn on the ''Mike & Molly'' (2010-2016) TV series. She got her breakthrough from this series and won millions of hearts. Thus, Melissa got a chance for featured in several TV series.
After that, she cast in ''God'' (1998), a short movies which earned her name and fame. Then, she featured in various movies & television series including Auto Motives(2000), The Nines(2007), Bridesmaids(2011), Spy(2015) and so on.
McCarthy married her long-term boyfriend, Ben Falcon in the year 2005, who is an American actor. The couple is blessed with two daughters, Vivian born in 2007 and Georgette born on March 2010. These two cute children made her first debut from The Boss (2016) movie which is directed by her father, Ban Falcon. The couples are living a happy life with their two sweet daughters in Illinois, U.S.
Melissa earns a lot of money from her acting career. She featured in various movies and TV shows by which she is able to earn a good sum of money. Her current net worth is estimated to be around $20 million.