She realized she was a little chubby while she was in the third grade. After fighting with two types of diabetes and trying to reduce her weight for about ten years she underwent a painful cesarean process of weight reduction last year in July.
Gabourey Sidibe is single and after surgery, she has opened up about getting a boyfriend in several interviews recently. In July she underwent laparoscopic bariatric surgery for weight reduction.
She is a well-established writer and recently she has gained attention after releasing her memoir This Is Just My Face: Try Not to Stare. She has already impressed so many fans with her confidence and acting skills and she has also won lots of prestigious awards.
She began her acting role only in 2009 and that was in Precious. It is also the hit movie as its box office earning was the net worth of $63.6 million. It is rumored that she is also good at writing. The famous African American actress earns her living from her acting career. After the release of her book her net worth is estimated to be around U.S $ 15 million as of March 2017.