Melissa McCarthy's Big Night at the 2012 Oscars

Posted Sunday February 26, 2012 7:44 PM GMT

Gearing up for the grandest of all Tinseltown events, Melissa McCarthy was spotted arriving at the 84th Academy Awards on Sunday evening (February 26).

The “Bridesmaids” actress brought her jovial ways to the Kodak Theatre red carpet as she mingled with the slew of celebs on-hand while dressed in a fabulous Marina Rinaldi ensemble.

During the course of the night, Miss McCarthy is set to take the stage to hand out one of the coveted trophies while other presenters include Angelina Jolie, Tom Cruise, Natalie Portman, Jennifer Lopez and Cameron Diaz.

Melissa also finds herself in the running for Best Actress in a Supporting Role honors, while the 2012 Academy Awards will be hosted by Billy Crystal and are set to broadcast live on ABC on Sunday, February 26th beginning at 7p/4e.

Enjoy the pictures of Melissa McCarthy at the 84th Annual Academy Awards (February 26).

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