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You Won't Believe How Much Weight Gabourey Sidibe Has Lost (Photos)

Because you are 'Precious'.

You Won't Believe How Much Weight Gabourey Sidibe Has Lost (Photos)
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We all remember Gabourey Sidibe, famous for her unforgettable role in 'Precious'. She moved all of us to tears with her strong character and realistic acting. The star was nominated for an Academy award for her role and deservingly so.

It has been many years since she made her debut in Hollywood. A lot has changed in the H-town and so has the actress.

Find out what alterations the actress went through in these years.

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Gabourey Sidibe has already received worldwide recognition for her strong role in Precious.

Gabourey Sidibe has already received worldwide recognition for her strong role in Precious.

It is a story of an inner-city girl, abused by the hands of her mother and sexually assaulted by her father, strives to get rid out of the life of poverty.

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Selected from among 400 girls, she was picked by Oprah herself.

Selected from among 400 girls, she was picked by Oprah herself.
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She has continued to act since then and now can be seen in a recurring role in Empire where she plays the role of Becky.

She has continued to act since then and now can be seen in a recurring role in Empire where she plays the role of Becky.
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Gabourey is not your stereotype Hollywood actress. 

Gabourey is not your stereotype Hollywood actress. 
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The best part? She refuses to apologize for her size. 

The best part? She refuses to apologize for her size. 
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After all, this is one reason she got the titular role in 'Precious'.

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And of course, there are enough people standing in the line to criticize her but she handles all of them like a pro.

And of course, there are enough people standing in the line to criticize her but she handles all of them like a pro.
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Gabourey had a sex scene on Empire.

Gabourey had a sex scene on Empire.
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"I, a plus sized, dark-skinned woman, had a love scene on primetime television. I had the most fun ever filming that scene even though I was nervous. But I felt §£Xy and beautiful and I felt like I was doing a good job."

However, she wants to stick to the healthier side of the threshold and hence, decided to lose some weight.

However, she wants to stick to the healthier side of the threshold and hence, decided to lose some weight.
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Managing to lose whopping 50 pounds in total. She completely nailed it.

Managing to lose whopping 50 pounds in total. She completely nailed it.
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