Melissa McCarthy Talks Controversial Elle Cover: "I Wanted To Look Like The Walk Of Shame"

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November 04, 2013 AT 5:28 AM
Six acclaimed actresses are profiled in the November issue of Elle , but it's Melissa McCarthy who got the biggest buzz. The magazine was accused of hiding the actress' curves in a $2,225 wool cashmere coat by Marina Rinaldi, though McCarthy later said she selected the look on her own. McCarthy elaborated on the cover controversy during a Friday, Nov. 1, appearance on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno . "I kind of wanted to look like the walk of shame," the 43-year-old explained. McCarthy said.