Quotable: Gabourey Sidibe Does Want To Shed Some Pounds

Annika Harris / March 18, 2010

“The truth is Gabourey would like to lose some weight, but the reality is that she would not have gotten the role of ‘Precious’ if she had not been heavy. As her mom I would like to see my daughter healthy but if she didn’t lose weight that’s not a problem either – it runs in our family.”

Gabourey Sidibe’s mom, Alice Tan Ridley, spoke with Radar regarding the scrutiny of her daughter’s weight. [RadarOnline.com]