It’s one of the brightest comedy stars on the planet -- MELISSA McCARTHY! Whether she's cracking us up in "Bridesmaids" or her hit CBS comedy "Mike and Molly,” you can count on Melissa to be absolutely hilarious! The Emmy-winning star is always game for something fun when she's here; like creating a scene for "Bridesmaids 2" or driving a motorcycle under an open water main! Don't miss what she and Ellen get up to today!
Then, she's nominated for an Academy Award for her brilliant performance in the critically acclaimed film "Silver Linings Playbook.” Australian actress JACKI WEAVER is sitting down with Ellen to tell her about the making of the film -- nominated for Best Picture!