Remarkable performer of movie and television industry who proved that looks does not matter to get recognized in entertainment fraternity; “Gabourey Sidibe” is an extremely talented American actress. Gabourey Sidibe claimed to fame with her first movie ‘Precious’.
Gabourey Sidibe Facts
Name: Gabourey Sidibe
Birthday: 6th May, 1983
Birthplace: Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Height: 5 feet 5 inches
Body Measurements: 44-46-46 inches
College/ University: Mercy College
Net Worth: $6 million dollars
Family and personal life
This god blessed acting talent, Gabourey Sidibe puts her first step in this world on 6th May, 1983 in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America. Gabourey carries an American nationality. Her star sign is Taurus. She follows Christian religion and belongs to black ethnical background. Gabourey Sidibe was born to R&B and gospel singer, Alice Tan Ridley and cab driver, Ibnou Sidibe. Regarding her education, Gabourey Sidibe studied college at ‘Borough of Manhattan Community College’ and ‘City College of New York’. Gabourey earned her College graduation degree from ‘Mercy College’.
Turning some pages of her personal life, renowned actress Gabourey Sidibe’s current relationship status is single. Gabourey has not been highlighted due to her relationship and affair news. There is not a single information available of her getting involved in love relation with any of her co-star or celebrity stars. Gabourey has maintained secrecy about her personal life. As she has not provided any information regarding her love affairs, Gabourey is believed to be living single life at the present moment.
33 years old illustrious actress, Gabourey has been successful to make her name popular as actress. As of 2016, Gabourey Sidibe has an apple shaped body measurements size of 44-46-46 inches. She wears bra cup size of 38F. Her dress size is 20 and shoe size is 8. Gabourey has a normal height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs about 109 kg. She has black colored eyes and long black hair.
Professional Career Growth
Gabourey Sidibe made her acting debut in 2009 movie titled ‘Precious’. She portrayed the character of Claireece ‘Precious’ Jones in the movie. With her brilliant performance, she won heart of all audiences. After earning high level of fame and success, she went on to achieve more success and popularity from showing exceptional performance in the movies such as ‘Yelling to the Sky’, ‘Tower Heist’, ‘Seven Psychopaths’, ‘White Bird in a Blizzard’, ‘Life Partners’, ‘Top Five’ and ‘Gravy’. Her last movie performance came as Banu in action comedy movie ‘Grimsby’. Gabourey Sidibe made small screen debut as host of the television show called ‘Saturday Night Live’. In 2010, she portrayed the role of Andrea Jackson in American television series ‘The Big C’. Gabourey was highly praised for delivering brilliant performance in the series. Her other appreciable television work came in ‘American Horror Story: Coven’, ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’, ‘Difficult People’ and ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’. At the present time, Gabourey Sidibe is receiving wide fame and popularity from playing the role of Becky Williams in musical drama TV series ‘Empire’.
Salary and Net Worth 2016
From showing extra ordinary performance in various movies and television series, Gabourey Sidibe has accumulated total net worth amount of $6 million dollars.
Achievement and Contributions
Talented actress, Gabourey Sidibe has earned numerous awards and nominations in her acting career. Till date, she has achieved awards like ‘Detroit Film Critics Society Awards’, ‘Florida Film Critics Circle Awards’, ‘Black Reel Awards’, ‘Boston Society of Film Critics Awards’, ‘NAACP Image Awards’ and ‘Satellite Awards’. To get more news and recent updates, her fans can follow her on twitter account @GabbySidibe.