Hey curvy girls all over the world,
Since her debut in the movie Precious, Gabourey Sidibe has become one of our favorite actresses to watch. She’s defied stereotypes and has shut down all her naysayers and haters who thought she wouldn’t have a career after that movie. Remember Howard Stern’s comments? Well, homegirl was nominated for an Oscar and has been in a bevy of movies. She’s played alongside Eddie Murphy and Ben Stiller in “Tower Heist.” We also get to see her every Wednesday as Becky on Fox’s hit show Empire. Basically, since 2009, Gabourey has proven she’s no one hit wonder. With a covetable acting career, Gabourey has now added author to her resume. She just debut her new book, which is a memoir.
The book is entitled, “This Is Just My Face: Try Not To Stare”
On the cover, Gabby is rocking an african print frock from Grass Fields
The book will give us an in depth look into who Gabourey was before the movie Precious and what her life is like now. According to an interview with People, Gabourey says,
“I write about hair, I write about clothing, I write about marriage and divorce and relationships … I write about a lot of things I’ve experienced.”
Gabourey has had tons of amazing moments and opportunities. Just this year she headlined Lane Bryant’s body positive campaign called “This Body”
Gabourey has become a role model for young girls and women everywhere. Hearing about her rise to fame and body acceptance will definitely be a must read. You can pre-order her book now HERE