American film and television actress, writer and producer, Melissa McCarthy has been forced to pull out the awards ceremony at California’s Santa Barbara International Film Festival on Friday, February 3, 2012.
The former ‘Gilmore Girls’ had to because she has fallen ill, she has come down with a bout of laryngitis. This according to WENN. The comedian was due to pick up a Virtuosos Award for her performance in Bridesmaids at the festival.
McCarthy has also been nominated for an Academy Award in the ‘Best Supporting Actress’ category for her role in Bridesmaids.