Gabourey Sidibe on SNL: Not 'Precious'

'I love being happy,' and 'Mariah doesn't have a mustache'
By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 25, 2010 10:24 AM CDT

Gabourey Sidibe stepped away from her Precious character last night, spunkily declaring that movies are fiction in her opening monologue on Saturday Night Live: "I love being happy," she sang. Another key difference: "Mariah Carey doesn't have a mustache." Sidibe teamed with Andy Samberg on an epic cherry battle, and "sped through a hodgepodge of largely loud-mouthed and irritated characters," notes MTV. (More Gabourey Sidibe stories.)

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