Gabourey Sidibe

Gabourey Sidibe (gab-Ə-ray-_-sid-I-bay; born May 6, 1983) is an American actress. Sidibe made her acting debut in the 2009 film Precious, a role that earned her the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead in addition to nominations for the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Actress. Her other film roles include Tower Heist (2011), White Bird in a Blizzard (2014), and Grimsby (2016). From 2010 to 2013, she was a main cast member of the Showtime series The Big C.


May 6, 1983

Born In

Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

Net Worth

USD 6m




2016The Brothers Grimsby
2016The Brothers Grimsby With Hilarious Outtakes
2015Difficult People
2014Life Partners
2014White Bird in a Blizzard
2012Seven Psychopaths
2011Tower Heist
2011Yelling to the Sky
2010The Big C

Awards and Nominations

2010PreciousOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading RoleNominated
2010PreciousOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureNominated
2010PreciousBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - DramaNominated
2010PreciousLeading ActressNominated
2009PreciousActress in a Leading RoleNominated