Watch Melissa McCarthy Do the Worm in ‘Life of the Party’ | Anatomy of a Scene 1 month ago

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Big hair, the Sugarhill Gang and Melissa McCarthy all contribute to a fun dance scene in “Life of the Party.” Here, the director Ben Falcone discusses how he made the scene that takes place at an ‘80s-themed college party and features the star doing a few surprising moves. It involved weeks of practice and choreography lessons, which included learning how to do the worm.

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