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Benjamin Scott Falcone (born August 25, 1973) is an American actor, comedian and filmmaker. He is married to actress Melissa McCarthy, with whom he has two children.[1][2] He appeared in small roles of McCarthy's films Bridesmaids, Identity Thief, and The Heat, and co-starred in What to Expect When You're Expecting and Enough Said.

Ben Falcone
Ben Falcone 2016.jpg
Falcone in 2016
Born Benjamin Scott Falcone
(1973-08-25) August 25, 1973 (age 44)
Carbondale, Illinois, United States
Occupation Actor, comedian, filmmaker
Years active 2001–present
Spouse(s) Melissa McCarthy (m. 2005)
Children 2

The comedy film Tammy, his directorial debut starring McCarthy, was released in 2014. Falcone also directed The Boss, which also starred McCarthy.


Personal lifeEdit

Falcone was born in Carbondale, Illinois, the son of Peg and Steve Falcone.[3]

Falcone married his longtime girlfriend, actress Melissa McCarthy, on October 8, 2005.[1]





  1. ^ a b Arieanna (October 22, 2005). "Melissa McCarthy gets married!!". Gilmore News. Retrieved July 30, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Ben Falcone". The Groundlings Theatre & School. 2011. Retrieved July 30, 2011. 
  3. ^ Rush, Linda (July 7, 2011). "Local actor, wife each have roles in 'Bridesmaids'". The Southern Illinoisan. 
  4. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (June 8, 2017). "Melissa McCarthy Christmas Comedy 'Margie Claus' To Deck Theaters November 2019". Deadline. Retrieved July 17, 2017. 

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