A few years back, the Morgan Neville directed documentary 20 Feet From Stardom won an Academy Award and single-handed lay revived the careers of R&B legends Darlene Love and Merry Clayton. Now, in 2017, shines the spotlight on the industry’s best musicians or “hired guns”.
Of course, anyone who has EVER read my blog in the past knows that I adore Melissa McCarthy!!!! She is a “comedy goddess” and can do no wrong in my book and along with there cohorts! Kudos to Amy Pascal for bringing some girl power to the producing team and I am totally looking forward to the sequel. “I ain’t ‘fraid of no ghost!!!”
Hanging with these “Ghostbusters” at a recent press conference was the most fun I had in quite some time. They were hilarious and it was obvious that the chemistry seen on screen was not contrived. These ladies have a real connection other than the fact that each and every one of them are ridiculously funny! Yeah, I said it…Girls are Funny…so there!
Being a curvy girl myself, I couldn’t resist the opportunity to ask Leslie Jones and Melissa McCarthy about their thoughts on the subject of how we are discriminated against when it comes to wardrobe styling for red carpets and special events. Here’s an excerpt of what they had to say and it is right on time!
I don’t know about you, but I’m an OG Ghostbuster fan!!! I remember seeing the film back in the day and was scared to death. Baby, when those lions on the NYC library steps turned into monsters…I was done! Not to mention my beloved Stay Puff marshmallow dude taking people out on the streets of…