Who is Georgette Falcone?
Georgette Falcone is an American child actress who is the younger daughter of actress, comedian, writer, producer, and fashion designer Melissa McCarthy and actor, comedian, and filmmaker Ben Falcone. Dubbed by her mother as a “force of nature”, Georgette is growing up right under the spotlight. Despite this, her parents strive to give both her and her sibling a semblance of normalcy in their personal lives. She has made her acting debut in her mother’s film ‘The Boss’. After she heard that her older sister, Vivian, was going to act in it, she wanted to do the same. Her parents acquiesced and she made an appearance in the 2016 comedy. According to her father, neither she nor her sister has made another request for work yet.
Georgette Falcone made her debut in the 2016 comedy film ‘The Boss.’ The film was directed by Ben Falcone and was based on a screenplay written by him, McCarthy, and Steve Mallory. It stars McCarthy as the titular character. Kristen Bell, Kathy Bates, Tyler Labine, and Peter Dinklage also make appearances in the film. Vivian was cast to play the younger version of her mother’s character. When Georgette heard of this, she wanted to act in the film as well. Her parents consented and she went on to play a small role. Only time will tell whether she pursues a career as an actress. Her parents want both Georgette and her sister to focus on their education at the moment. Falcone apparently told eonline.com that they had not asked for more work, at least not yet. “We’ll see what happens,” he remarked in the same interview, “I’m not going to discourage it but I’m also not going to encourage it”.
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Family & Personal Life
Georgette was born on February 11, 2010, in the United States of America to Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone. She has an older sister named Vivian, who was born on May 5, 2007. McCarthy and Falcone had dated for years before tying the knot on October 8, 2005. A native of Illinois, McCarthy began her career as a stand-up comedian in Los Angeles before she relocated to New York. He made her acting debut in 1997 in an episode of her cousin’s TV series ‘The Jenny McCarthy Show’. Her career gained traction when she started playing Sookie St. James in ‘The Gilmore Girls’. She also played various memorable roles in TV shows like ‘Samantha Who?’, ‘Rita Rocks’, and ‘Mike & Molly’. In 2011, she was cast as Megan in Paul Feig’s comedy film ‘Bridesmaid’, which has made her one of the most sought-after actresses and comedians in Hollywood. In the recent years, she has been cast in the action comedy ‘Central Intelligence’ (2016), the comedy horror ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016), and the crime comedy ‘The Happytime Murders’ (2018). In several episodes of ‘The Saturday Night Live’, she parodied Sean Spicer, the former White House Press Secretary in the Donald Trump administration.
Falcone, on the other hand, is known for his roles in ‘What to Expect When You're Expecting’ (2012) and ‘Enough Said’ (2013). As a director, he has worked with his wife in ‘Tammy’ (2014), ‘The Boss’ (2016), ‘Life of the Party’ (2016), and ‘Superintelligence’ (yet to be released).
Georgette’s maternal grandparents are Sandra and Michael McCarthy. Actress, model, television host Jenny McCarthy is her maternal aunt, so is professional basketball player Joanne McCarthy. The names of her paternal grandparents are Peg and Steve Falcone.