Now yes, I'm a weight loss blogger ... so my personal opinion will aways be pro-health. I will admit that my 'health at every size' understanding/ignorance will not allow me to believe that she is at her best health potential (go ahead, stone me). However, that doesn't mean she has to purport a discouraged aura or hop on the Jenny Craig or Weight Watchers star list to push something and make others happy. Let her be!
LOS ANGELES, CA – (March 9, 2010) – Oscar® nominee Gabourey Sidibe will make her way from the mean streets of ‘80s Harlem in Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire to the cushy, modern-day Connecticut suburbs in the new SHOWTIME dark comedy series, THE BIG C. Sidibe, who guest starred in the pilot episode, just signed on as a recurring guest star in the half-hour series, which is headlined by multiple award-winner Laura Linney as Cathy, a repressed suburban wife and mother who reclaims her life after a terminal cancer diagnoses, Sidibe will play a smart-alecky student in Cathy’s class. [Source]
"Yelling to the Sky" (Independent Film - In Production)
Written and directed by Victoria Mahoney, In a depraved New York neighborhood, the youngest of three mixed-race sisters named Sweetness O'Hara, spends the better part of being seventeen navigating an identity between the known: a violent life of crime, and the unknown: a life of purpose and meaning. [Source]