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Sidibe, Gabourey

Overview
Works: 37 works in 101 publications in 7 languages and 6,286 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gabourey Sidibe
Precious (based on the novel 'Push' by Sapphire) by Sapphire ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, and discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
Tower heist by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a Wall Street swindler defrauds the workers at a luxury condo, the manager and staff hire a petty thief to help them steal back the twenty million they're sure is hidden in the penthouse--before the billionaire gets away with the perfect crime
The big C ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After she is diagnosed with cancer, suburban mom, Cathy Jamison, tries to find the humor in the disease. Contains the following thirteen episodes: Pilot; Summer Time; There's No C in Team ; Playing the Cancer Car ; Blue-Eyed Iris ; Taking Lumps ; Two for the Road ; Happy Birthday, Cancer ; The Ecstasy and the Agony ; Divine Intervention ; New Beginnings ; Everything That Rises Must Converge ; and Taking the Plunge
American horror story ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The exceptional young witches at Miss Robichaux's Academy are under assault by forces of ignorance and hate. Caught in the turmoil is new arrival, Zoe, who harbors a terrifying secret of her own. Fiona, a Supreme Witch with unimaginable powers, is determined to protect the Coven, but her obsessive quest for immortality will lead her to cross paths with a formidable voodoo queen and a murderous slave owner cursed with eternal life
The big C ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laura Linney returns in her Golden Globe-winning role as Cathy Jamison in "The Big C." Following the medical diagnosis that rocked her safe world, Cathy finally shares the news with her family and decides to pursue experimental treatment. She quickly bonds with her fellow patient, Lee (Hugh Dancy)and his wine collection but isn't so sure about her new doctor (Alan Alda). Co-starring Oliver Platt, Gabourey Sidibe, Cynthia Nixon and Parker Posey, this inspirational and bravely funny second season celebrates a life worth fighting for
Yelling to the sky ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17-year-old Sweetness O'Hara, the daughter of mixed race parents, is struggling to find her place in the rough inner city neighborhood she reluctantly calls home. Her father is either absent or abusive, her racial background makes her an outsider in the community, and drugs and violence abound. When she finds herself in a downward spiral of dealing, shoplifting, and fighting, Sweetness learns she must take her life into her own hands in order to create the future of her dreams
The big C ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After she receives a life-changing diagnosis of cancer, forty-two-year-old schoolteacher Cathy Jamison, who has always played by the rules, decides to live it up
Precious La véritable Precious Jones ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, and discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
White bird in a blizzard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kat Connor's mother mysteriously disappears, just as Kat is discovering and relishing her newfound sexuality. At first excited by her freedom, Kat soon finds herself confronted with the strange facts of her mother's departure and her own denial about the events surrounding it begin to haunt her
The big C ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cathy Jamison, a 42 year-old schoolteacher who has always played by the rules until she receives a life-changing diagnosis. But istead of giving up, Cathy lives it up!"--Container
Zhen ai ren sheng Precious by Lee Daniels ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ju qing zhai yao: gu shi bei jing she ding zai 1987 nian de niu yue shi ha lin qu ,16 sui de hei ren nu hai ke lei si " zhen ai " qiong si(jia bo li xi di bei shi)cong xiao jiu guo zhu ling ren wu fa xiang xiang de bei can sheng huo. ta zao shou li jia de fu qin xing qin yi liang du huai yun,zai jia huan bi xu xi xin si hou pi qi bao zao de mu qin(mo ni ke shi),er qie mu qin jing chang nue dai ta,ta dong zhe de jiu ,dui ta sheng li he xin li du zao cheng ji da shang hai. ke ye fang mian ze shi yi pian hun luan ,ta sui ran sheng dao guo san,que you zhu yi ge bu yu ren zhi de mi mi , na jiu shi ta bu hui du ye bu hui xie shi ge wen mang. zhen ai you shi hui xin qing di luo ,dan ta cong bu fang qi. sui ran biao mian shang xi nu bu xing yu se ,ran er ta nei xin qi shi shi de dui sheng ming chong man hao qi he qiang lie qiu sheng yu wang de shao nu ,shi de ta de ren sheng cun zai ge zhong ke neng xing
Precious - Das Leben ist kostbar ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The big C ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After she is diagnosed with cancer, suburban mom Cathy Jamison, tries to find the humor in the disease
The big C the complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The big C intégrale de la saison 2 by Bill Condon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quelques temps après avoir reçu le diagnostic qui a chamboulé tout son univers, Cathy annonce finalement la nouvelle à sa famille, et décide de suivre un traitement expérimental. Elle se lie avec un autre patient, Lee, grand amateur de vin, mais se montre plus partagée à propose de son nouveau médecin
Precious based on the novel 'push' by Sapphire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, who discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
The big C : saison finale by Darlene Hunt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Precious das Leben ist kostbar ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harlem, New York, 1987: Precious ist jung, schwarz, 200 Kilo schwer und voller Illusionen über ein besseres Leben. Bisher hatte sie wenig Glück und nun droht sie auch noch von der Schule verwiesen zu werden, denn sie kann trotz absolvierter 9 Schuljahre weder lesen noch schreiben. Erst als eine Lehrerin, die sehr wohl Potenziale in dem Mädchen entdeckt, sie in ein Förderprogramm empfiehlt, beginnt eine Besserung
The big C [season 2] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete second season of the award-winning comedy starring Laura Linney as a schoolteacher who rings the changes after she's diagnosed with cancer. Reserved suburban wife and mother Cathy Jamison (Linney) undergoes a transformation following her diagnoses, recognising that life is short and that she must go after the things she wants to achieve. In this season, she returns to work and agrees to coach the swim team. However, she faces problems at home when her husband, Paul (Oliver Platt), is made redundant and loses their he
Precious (2009) by Lee Daniels ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, who discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
 
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Sidibe, Gabby.
Sidibe, Gabby 1983-
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