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Thursday, 01 May 2014 16:33

'Precious' Star Gabourey Sidibe Is Happy To Play A Lesbian In Her New Movie 'Life Partners'

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Gabourey Sidibe


The film “Life Partners” in which one finds the actress Gabourey Sidibe in the role of a lesbian was introduced at the time of the festival of Tribeca.

The festival of Tribeca is the occasion to discover very good films and we will retain in particular “Life Partners”, directed by Susanna Fogel and co-written with Joni Lefkowitz, which tells the story of a friendship between two very different women. Paige (Gillian Jacobs) chose not to marry until her friend Sasha (Leighton Meester) will have the same legal right. Obviously, that is not so easy especially since her meeting with Tim (Adam Brody).

In the cast too, the actress Gabourey Sidibe whom one had previously discovered in the film “Precious” and “American Horror Story”. In “Life Partners”, she plays the role of a lesbian, Jenn. Sidibe entrusted to be charmed of this new role, she had always dreamed to play a lesbian, her best friend is actually lesbian.

Sidibe currently holds the leading role at the side of James Franco in a new Broadway production called "Of Mice and Men".

Still a little patience for the release of “Life Partners” that one expects soon.


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