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Gabourey Sidibe Gets Candid About Racism She's Faced: 'I'm Not Just Scared for Myself, I'm Scared for Everyone'
Originally posted 07/12/2016 02:00PM
"As a black actress, I have a few social media accounts and every single day I deal with racist comments," Sidibe told PEOPLE at Monday night's New York City premiere of the second season of Hulu's Difficult People.
"Not a day goes by that I don't have to block someone from calling me a fat n----," the actress revealed. "So I have to say, I'm not surprised by some of those bad reactions [to what happened last week]."
Originally posted 03/07/2016 05:50PM
Fresh off her sexy love scene on Empire, Gabourey Sidibe is looking sultry posing in lingerie for V magazine's 100th anniversary issue.
The Cast of American Horror Story Remembers Rose Siggins After Her Death: She Was 'An Absolute Light'
Originally posted 12/13/2015 12:50PM
The cast of American Horror Story's many iterations took to social media over the weekend to mourn the loss of Freak Show actress Rose Siggins.
Gabourey Sidibe Gushes About Her Engaged Empire Costars Grace Gealey and Trai Byers: 'They Are Such Good People'
Originally posted 11/12/2015 12:15PM
Gabourey Sidibe couldn't be happier for her Empire costars Grace Gealey and Trai Byers, who confirmed their engagement last month.
"I love both Trai and Grace so much, they are such good people," Sidibe, 32, told PEOPLE while being honored at the Reel Works Gala Benefit 2015 Wednesday in New York City.
Originally posted 11/09/2015 09:30AM
Empire is that gift that keeps on giving. It gives us music, story lines akin to Macbeth (the early 80's rap artist, not the oft-referenced Shakespearean play), matriarchs named after baked goods, and now, it has delivered unto us a new sex symbol.
The latest episode was quite simply owned by Gabourey Sidibe's character Becky and her racy rooftop love scene.
Not that it was a walk in Central Park for the 32-year-old Brooklyn native, but with MC J Poppa (portrayed by actor Mo McRoe) to prop her up, or, more fittingly, lay her down, a little bit of history – and a lot of steam – was made.
Originally posted 11/02/2015 11:45AM
As usual, Cookie takes the cake – and this time, it's for her fierce feline Halloween costume.
Originally posted 09/13/2015 01:55PM
Yet another celebrity is voicing their disdain for comedian and YouTube personality Nicole Arbour's viral fat-shaming video.
Empire star Gabourey Sidibe told PEOPLE that she finds nothing funny about Arbour's "stupid video."
Originally posted 06/04/2015 03:40PM
We don't know exactly what Gabourey Sidibe will include in her newly announced memoir, but there is one thing we can count on.
Originally posted 07/14/2014 08:30AM
A new, fan-made teaser for American Horror Story: Freakshow substitutes star power for a seriously creepy tone.
Originally posted 05/05/2014 01:40PM
What do Gabourey Sidibe and Amy Schumer have in common? For one thing – the power to turn self-doubt into self-confidence.
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