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Spy Captures U.k. Box Office Top Spot

The slapstick sleuth movie took $4.1 million (£2.6 million), overtaking the disaster blockbuster, which earned $2.9 million (£1.8 million) in its second week. Supernatural horror film, Insidious: Chapter 3 entered the...

Melissa Mccarthy's Spy Beats All Expectations With $30m Domestic Debut

This week at the box office, Melissa McCarthy’s SPY snuck a box office victory past everyone, including the guys’ guys of Entourage. The Paul Feig-directed SPY took the North American box office with $30 million,...

'Spy' Sneaks To The Top Of Us Box Office, As 'Entourage' Fails To Find A Following

Melissa McCarthy's Spy has come out on top at the US box office this weekend after taking an estimated $30 million in theatres between Friday and Sunday. The comedy stars McCarthy as a secret agent...

Spy Creeps To Top Of North American Box Office Chart

Spy debuts at number one with $30 million (£18.8 million) in takings, easily beating Entourage, which ends its opening weekend (05-07Jun15) in fourth place with a disappointing $10.4 million (£6.5 million). The comedy...

'Insidious' And 'Spy' Are Neck And Neck At Us Box Office

As ticket sales for Dwayne Johnson's San Andreas cool off a little, two very different films are vying for the number-one spot this week: the third (but probably not the last) instalment of the Insidious...

'Spy' Gives Melissa Mccarthy A Platform To Speak Out

With her new movie 'Spy' already proving to be a huge hit with both critics and audiences, Melissa McCarthy has been able to open up about some serious issues she sees in Hollywood. And as...

Paul Feig Voices Support For Female-led Comedies

Paul Feig has insisted ''funny women can make money''.The 52-year-old director - who helmed new action comedy film 'Spy', which stars Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham and Rose Byrne, and the 2011 hit 'Bridesmaids' - has...

Melissa Mccarthy Doesn't Worry About Her Weight

Melissa McCarthy has stopped worrying about her weight.The 'Spy' actress, who recently lost an estimated 45 pounds, admits she feels ''amazing,'' but insists she didn't do go on a drastic diet.Asked how she slimmed down,...

Melissa Mccarthy Injured Back In Between Shoots For Spy

The Heat star was sore from performing action sequences in the film and wanted to ease her pain with a professional masseuse, but she ended up slipping near a pool and falling on...

Paul Feig: Swearing Is An Artform

Paul Feig thinks ''swearing is an artform''.The 52-year-old star - who directed new action comedy film 'Spy' - has revealed the central role cursing played in his latest movie, which features Melissa McCarthy, Jude Law...

Filmmaker Paul Feig Based Spy's Towel Eating Scene On True Story

MCCarthy plays a CIA agent who goes undercover in the new action comedy, and during a dinner date with another agent, played by Jude Law, she mistakes a compressed post-meal towel for an...

Paul Feig On Writing And Directing Movie Parts For Women

Paul Feig, the director of the new movie Spy starring Melissa McCarthy, has spoken about his desire to write realistic roles for women, rather than conform to the usual rom-com rubric where all that female...

Melissa Mccarthy: I Want My Clothing Line To Empower Women

Melissa McCarthy wants to ''empower'' women with her clothing collection.The 'Spy' star - who is launching her own plus size apparel line Melissa McCarthy Seven7 with Sunrise Brands - wants to encourage those who buy...

Miranda Hart 'Ran At' 50 Cent When They Met

Miranda Hart had to ''tackle'' 50 Cent to the ground as soon as the two met.The 42-year-old British actress has revealed that on her first day of filming her first Hollywood movie 'Spy' with the...

Melissa Mccarthy's Family Is 'Really Boring'

Melissa McCarthy insists her family is ''really boring''.The 'Spy' actress has daughters Georgette, five, and Vivian, eight, with her comedian husband Ben Falcone, but despite her glamorous job claims they live mundane lives because they...

Melissa Mccarthy's Dad Missed Walk Of Fame Honour For Gardening

The Bridesmaids funnywoman was given a star on the famed Tinseltown landmark in Los Angeles earlier this month (May15) in honour of her career, and she was joined by her husband Ben Falcone...

'Spy' Is Melissa Mccarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy's new action-comedy 'Spy' marks a leap in her career from supporting goofball (she was Oscar nominated for 'Bridesmaids') to co-lead (alongside Sandra Bullock in 'The Heat') and now to carrying a major blockbuster...

Melissa Mccarthy Delivers Her Tour-de-force With Stunning 'Spy'

With Bridesmaids, The Heat and Tammy, Melissa McCarthy has already established herself as one of the finest comedy actresses on the planet though in Paul Feig's latest movie Spy, the 44-year-old from Illinois has arguably...

Melissa Mccarthy Has Chosen A Wig For Ghostbusters

Melissa McCarthy has chosen a wig for the 'Ghostbusters' reboot.The 44-year-old actress was announced as a cast member for the all-female version of the movie back in January and revealed she has already picked out...

Melissa Mccarthy On How Malls Body Shame Plus-size Women

Melissa McCarthy has taken a stand against the fashion and shopping industries, and wants to stop the body-shaming of plus-size women.The 44 year old star of the new movie Spy was talking to More magazine...

Melissa Mccarthy: I Don't Care About Looking Perfect

Melissa McCarthy doesn't care about looking ''perfect''.The 'Bridesmaids' actress - who is launching her own plus size clothing line with apparel company Sunrise Brands - is aware she doesn't always look her best, but...

Melissa Mccarthy Was 'Doing Drag' Aged 20

Melissa McCarthy was ''basically doing drag'' when she was 20.The 'Bridesmaids' star revealed she moved to New York City when she was younger to pursue a fashion career but quickly started doing comedy, and although...

Jason Statham Likes To 'Get Drunk'

Jason Statham likes to ''get drunk'' with Rosie Huntington-Whiteley.The 'Spy' star, who has been in a relationship with the 28-year-old actress for five years, says they enjoy letting their hair down at Los Angeles home...

Melissa Mccarthy Honoured With Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame [Pictures]

Melissa McCarthy has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The unveiling ceremony took place on Tuesday (19th May). The 44-year-old actress was overwhelmed with the honour and still couldn't believe someone wasn't...

Melissa Mccarthy Receives Walk Of Fame Star

Melissa McCarthy has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The 44-year-old actress was presented with the prestigious honour at a ceremony in Los Angeles today (20.05.15) and admitted she never believed it...

Melissa Mccarthy Confronted Harsh Critic Over Sexist Remarks

The Bridesmaids comedienne starred in and co-wrote the 2014 comedy with her husband Ben Falcone, but the film was panned by a number of critics, and in a new Entertainment Weekly interview, MCCarthy...

Tom Rothman Cuts Budget On 'Ghostbusters' By $15 Million

Tom Rothman is already making some big decisions in his new role as chairman of Sony, including cutting the budget of Paul Feig's forthcoming all-female Ghostbusters movie. The movie is planned for July 2016.Tom Rothman...

Melissa Mccarthy Will 'Lead' The Ghostbusters Reboot

Melissa McCarthy will be the ''leader'' of the new 'Ghostbusters' movie.The 44-year-old actress, who starred in the 2011 romantic comedy hit 'Bridesmaids', is set to head the all-female team, which will also include Kristen Wiig,...

Paul Feig Undecided On Ghostbusters Theme Tune

Paul Feig is still to decide whether to include the 'Ghostbusters' theme song in the all-female reboot.The 52-year-old director is set to helm the eagerly-awaited new movie - which will feature Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig,...

Director Of Female 'Ghostbusters' Reboot Paul Feig Calls Out The Internet On 'Some Vile Misogynistic S**T'

Paul Feig, the director of the upcoming all female Ghostbusters reboot has been at SXSW this weekend, showing his latest offering Spy starring Melissa McCarthy. But when the director took some time out to speak...

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