What happens when you decide to go into acting, and get the lead in your very first try? Gabourey Sidibe has lived the fairy tale story and its almost unbelievable happy ending when she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress.
Sidibe tells EURweb that “‘The Big C’ was only my third audition ever, and so I didn’t have much experience, but the good thing about it is that I wasn’t spoiled by a lot of things,” Sidibe, 29, said of her entry into the show, fresh from her 2010 Oscar nomination for “Precious”. “I was so new when I got [to the show]. Now I’m horrible.”
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Radio-One Media Appreciation Day Luncheon [PHOTOS]
On Tuesday, Radio-One of Washington DC held a 2013 Media Appreciation Day Luncheon that honored WUSA's <a href="http://mymajicdc.com/tag/jc-hayward"><strong>JC Hayward</strong></a> & WJLA's <strong><a href="http://mymajicdc.com/tag/leon-harris">Leon Harris</a></strong> for Outstanding Journalism and Community Service.
The two honorees were accompanied by many colleagues and friends for their special Ceremony.
Congratulations JC Hayward & Leon Harris!