We’ve seen it with Jennifer Aniston who was told to lose weight for her role as Rachel in “Friends.” Recently, Kelly Osbourne said she got more guff for being overweight than for doing drugs!
Now, a casting director is saying Oscar nominee for “Precious,” Gabourey Sidibe (or Gabby as the divine Oprah Winfrey calls her), needs to lose weight if she wants to keep working!
]]>Popeater. “The same thing happened to Nikki Blonsky from ‘Hairspray.’ Everyone said how great she was, and she hasn’t worked since.”
Well, Sidibe is getting the last laugh on that one. Showtime just announced that she’s joining as a recurring guest star on their series, “The Big C.” We’re expecting that’s just the tip of the iceberg for the talented 26-year-old.
Gabby, ignore the Hollywood pressure to lose weight. We like you the way you are!
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