Posts tagged "precious film"

Quote Of The Day: Gabourey Sidibe Has No Time For What People Think

“[W]hen I was 14 or 15, I saw myself in a different way. Back then, I envied a life that I’d made up in my mind. I broke free of that unhappiness and I decided to change — I was going to be happy with myself. No matter what I look like, no matter what…

Susannah Breslin / October 23, 2009

Quick Pic: Gabourey Sidibe Looks “Precious” In Purple

Gabourey Sidibe wore a purple gown (complete with train) to the screening of “Precious,” her acting debut, to the New York Film Festival. [NYC, 10/3/09]…

Annika Harris / October 5, 2009

Mo’Nique And Mariah Carey Give Stellar Performances In “Precious”

“Precious,” adapted from the novel Push by Sapphire, is a gritty indie film directed by Lee Daniels about an obese and illiterate teen who is pregnant for a second time by her own father. Set in Harlem in 1987, the story follows Precious as she struggles with her insecurities and disastrous home life…

Annika Harris / September 9, 2009