Meanwhile, Melissa McCarthy is one of the really big Hollywood stars. But can you still remember her time in the cult series “Gilmore Girls”?Today, Melissa McCarthy is one of the highest-earning actresses. She has even been nominated for an Oscar.But you can still remember her time in “Gilmore Girls”. ?Melissa McCarthy (51), who recently made headlines with her weight loss, is now one of Hollywood’s highest-earning film stars, but her career began, among other things, as a series actress. As the lovable “Sookie,” she played the terrific hotel chef on “Gilmore Girls.” Melissa McCarthy has of course changed quite a bit in her career. At the age of 30 she stood in front of the camera for the first time for the popular series. Do you remember? “Gilmore Girls”: Melissa McCarthy played “Sookie” For a full seven years, from 2000 to 2007, Melissa McCarthy played the popular role. As a result, she was seen more and more in comedies and blossomed into a successful Hollywood star. Also interesting: A great success was the nomination for an Oscar for her role in “Can you ever forgive me?”. In 2014, she was even the third-highest-earning actress in the world. What a steep career!