'Precious' actress Gabourey Sidibe
The Columbus Dispatch'Precious' actress Gabourey Sidibe perseveres despite doubts of othersThe Columbus DispatchLOS ANGELES — On the night that film director Lee Daniels offered Gabourey Sidibe the lead in “Precious” — the role that would earn her an Oscar nomination — Daniels asked Sidibe whether she had a boyfriend. Then a 24-year-old psychology major ...Funny, revealing memoir from 'Precious' actressNews & Observerall 2 news articles »
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 11:07 am
Gabourey Sidibe Says She Was Racially
Tri County Sentry (blog)Gabourey Sidibe Says She Was Racially Profiled At A Chanel StoreTri County Sentry (blog)Sidibe explained that even though she was wearing Balenciaga shades and a vintage Chanel purse when she entered the store, the salesperson initially declined to help her find a pair of Chanel prescription frames. The person even went so far as to ...
Posted on 18 May 2017 | 3:07 pm
'Precious' Paid Off Gabourey Sidibe's Crunch
WNYC'Precious' Paid Off Gabourey Sidibe's Crunch Gym DebtWNYCGabourey Sidibe was 24 and working as a phone sex operator when she was cast as the lead in the 2009 film Precious. It was her first acting role. "It had better change my life for the better," she remembers thinking to herself. "That's what I prayed ...and more »
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 2:00 am
Chanel Apologizes to Gabourey Sidibe After
E! OnlineChanel Apologizes to Gabourey Sidibe After Actress Says She May Have Been Racially Profiled at StoreE! OnlineA rep for the House of Chanel says the company is sorry Gabourey Sidibe"felt unwelcome and offended" at one of its stores. In an essay published in Lena Dunham and Girls showrunner Jenni Konner's Lenny Letter this week, the Oscar-nominated actress ...Chanel Apologizes to Gabourey Sidibe After She Said She Was Racially Profiled in One of the Brand's StoresPEOPLE.comChanel apologizes to Gabourey Sidibe after profiling claimsPage SixChanel Apologizes For Racially Profiling Gabby Sidibe In One Of Their StoresEssence.comTeenVogue.com -NBC Chicago -New York Daily News -Lenny Letterall 53 news articles »
Posted on 13 May 2017 | 11:41 am
Gabourey Sidibe Says She Felt Discriminated
Us WeeklyGabourey Sidibe Says She Felt Discriminated Against While Shopping at Chanel: 'I Either Look Like a Thief or a Waste ...Us WeeklyGabourey Sidibe attends the 48th NAACP Image Awards at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on February 11, 2017 in Pasadena, California. Credit: Marcus Ingram/Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards ...
Posted on 11 May 2017 | 2:27 pm
Pink is the latest celebrity to publicly
Singer Pink took to Twitter to vent after being criticised for her weight at a charity benefit.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:35 am
MTV Movie Awards specialty: 'Whaa?'
The MTV Movie Awards are a curious beast, in that the spectrum of movies they celebrate is ratherâ¦ wide. Because of this broad scope, from Oscar contenders to sequels of sequels (of sequels), some of the nominees MTV pits against one another donât quite seem to be on the same playing field. For...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 1:03 pm
Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix In The
As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days. As always, dates are subject to change. This week …
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 2:34 pm
Gabourey Sidibe Is Showcasing Her
"Stay away from those who can seek to rob you of your chance. Keep the haters at bay." The post Gabourey Sidibe Is Showcasing Her Personality & Winning appeared first on MadameNoire .
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 7:06 am
Interview: 'Empire' has made kings
We all like to think that fame wouldn’t change us or the people around us. We are convinced we would be the same exact person we’ve always been, no matter the circumstances. Those horror stories about tantrums and ego trips? Not us. No way. But none of us really know for sure how we...
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 7:15 am
Empire’ Season 2 Adds ‘Sons Of
A new love interest is on the way for Empire’s Becky, played by Gabourey Sidibe. According to Variety, Mo McRae has been cast in a role in the second season of the hit drama, with his character having his eyes set on Becky. McRae will be playing J-Poppa ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:39 am
'Empire' Season 2 Spoilers, Cast Update:
It was the most exciting thing to work with all of these masterminds." While for the "Precious" actress Gabourey Sidibe known in the show as Becky, hngn noted in their article that she will have a love interest next season. It will be exciting to see that ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:30 pm
'Empire' Season 2 Spoilers: Hakeem's Season
Serayah joins Gabourey Sidibe and Ta’Rhonda Jones, who also were promoted to series regulars for season 2, according to TVLine. Sidibe plays Becky, Lucious Lyon's (Terrence Howard) assistant, while Jones is Cookie's assistant. Showrunner Ilene ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:19 am
10 Times Gabourey Sidibe Gave Us Life
Some people might have thought that after Precious Gabourey Sidibe wouldn’t get another acting role again. But they were thankfully wrong. The queen is all over television and movies making us laugh. But people who aren’t big fans of her are truly ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Gabourey Sidibe gets a love interest on
As we get closer to the season premiere of Fox’s breakout hit drama, Empire, more and more information about the upcoming season is beginning to make its way off the set and into the press. The latest tidbit about the series to leak is that Lucious Lyon ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 1:13 am
Gabourey Sidibe keeps the magic going in TV
Gabourey Sidibe (GA'-buh-ray SIH'-dee-bay) is pinching herself over her unexpected life, which includes an Oscar nomination and a new TV series.
Posted on 29 July 2010 | 11:35 am
Gabourey Sidibe's mom auditions for 'Got
Oscar-nominated actress Gabourey Sidibe (GA'-buh-ray SIH'-dee-bay) isn't the only one in the family with talent.
Posted on 16 June 2010 | 12:37 pm
Gabourey Sidibe and Mike Tyson set for 'The
Oscar-nominated actress Gabourey Sidibe and former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson will appear on ABC's "The View" next week.
Posted on 28 April 2010 | 4:01 am
Fey, Phillippe, Sidibe are `SNL' hosts for
Tina Fey, Ryan Phillippe and Gabourey Sidibe will be taking turns as "Saturday Night Live" hosts this month.
Posted on 1 April 2010 | 1:10 pm
Scoop: Getting into the (Indie) Spirit
LOS ANGELES - On Friday night, Film Independent held its 25th Spirit Awards ceremony. My intent was to send a flurry of Twitter updates, but Twitter had other plans, apparently. So here's a rundown of what you missed if you weren't watching the li
Posted on 6 March 2010 | 1:41 pm