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Gabourey Sidibe


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Birth Name: Gabourey Sidibe
Born: 12/15/1983
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA

Gabourey Sidibe was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1983. Her mother was Alice Tan Ridley, a Special Ed teacher and subway singer who raised her daughter alone after she split up with Sidibe's father, a Senegal-born cab driver. As a teenager, Sidibe spent hours outside MTV's Times Square studios to cheer on pop group 'N Sync and she spent a good amount of time on recess singing Mariah Carey songs. She studied at Borough of Manhattan Community College and The City College of New York before attending Mercy College to pursue a degree in psychology. While studying to become a therapist, Sidibe could not shake off her love for acting. She appeared in several college theater productions in 2003 includ... Continue Bio >>


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