Gabourey Sidibe hits back at Twitter trolls who taunted her over her weight at Golden Globes
Published 14/01/2014 | 08:25
THE plus size star was the victim of Twitter trolls after her appearance on the red carpet at the Golden Globes on Sunday night.
The actress, who was nominated in 2010 for an Oscar and Golden Globe for her work on Precious, wore a cream silk Grecian style gown with a split up the front to the awards ceremony.
However she became the victim of Twitter trolls who made derogatory comments about her appearance.
"Geez! She looks like the chubby ghost from Casper," one commenter posted.
"I get it Gabourey Sidibe you tried to do the 'hour-glass' look in that dress. You just missed it about 10 hours."
Another posted: “Bye!!! She looks like a condom.”
However, the actress was was quick to respond to the haters with the swift put down:
“To people making mean comments about my GG pics, I mos def cried about it on that private jet on my way to my dream job last night.#JK.”
Straight away supporters of Sidibe rowed in behind her, tweeting:
"I love you Gab, these ppl are so annoying, that's all envy." and another sayd "@GabbySidibe You go girl! You looked amazing!!!!!"