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American actress, Nominated for Oscar on her acting debut


Gabourey "Gabby" Sidibe is an American actress who made her acting debut in the 2009 film Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire, a role that has garnered her a nomination for a Best Actress Academy Award.

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Date of BirthMay 6, 1983
Place of BirthBedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York, United States
Years active2009–present
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 I want an eccentric billionaire to buy me a Manhattan apartment! 
— Gabourey Sidibe wants a big apartment in Manhattan as a gift for her birthday / May 06, 2010
 It was a lot of fun to get to do that because nobody really knew that I could sing. Maybe people will think I’m now a triple threat. 
— Gabourey Sidibe on her stint as a host in Saturday Night Live / May 06, 2010
 I love Glee. I live and breathe for Amber Riley — as well as her character Mercedes. But I wouldn’t want to have a sing off with Amber because she’s actually a friend of mine. She’s amazing and fun and it would be so cool to be on the show with her and hang out with the cast. I’m a huge fan. 
— Gabourey Sidibe wants to appear in Glee / May 06, 2010
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 He's always calling and texting me. I don't mind but sometimes I'm like, ‘Don't you have a girl?' And he's like, ‘I'd leave her for you!' 
— Gabourey Sidibe saying Justin Timberlake texts her a lot / March 10, 2010
 He's kinda sexy. I'd hit that. I'm not ashamed! I'd hit that. I'm sorry. 
— Gabourey Sidibe thinks Gerald Butler is sexy / March 10, 2010

 It means that I just might be a movie star. 
— Gabourey Sidibe on being nominated for the Oscars / March 09, 2010
 I've done a serious role and now I want to be funny. So I'm still holding on to my job just in case it doesn't work out. 
— Gabourey Sidibe hoping her next role would be a funny one / March 07, 2010
 I work for the Fresh Air Fund and we send kids to camp. I love it but we'll have to see what happens. 
— Gabourey Sidibe hoping her next role would be a funny one / March 07, 2010
 I feel like Cinderella. It's certainly a life that I didn't see coming and that nobody saw coming for me. I cut school for one day [to audition] and I ended up being an Oscar nominee, which is now my status update on Facebook! 
— Gabourey Sidibe is feeling like a Cinderella / February 15, 2010
 I'm allowed to make mistakes. Everybody will be like, 'Oh, Gabby, she's new. She's so cute'. I don't know how long I can ride the adorableness, but I plan to ride it as far as I can. 
— Gabourey Sidibe is not nervous attending Oscars next month / February 15, 2010
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