Next Role for Sidibe: Diet-Pill Peddler?

In return for one-year supply of product...provided it works
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 15, 2010 7:44 AM CDT
Gabourey Sidibe arrives during the 82nd Academy Awards Sunday, March 7, 2010, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.   (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
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(Newser) – Gabourey Sidibe’s weight has become a matter of national interest. The latest: A weight loss company reached out to the Precious star, saying it wants to help her fight the “terrible affliction” of obesity. will give Sidibe a one-year supply of its weight loss formula as long as she promises to endorse it, TMZ reports, noting that the company only wants her endorsement if she actually loses weight.

“The only way you can reach your goal of someday winning that Oscar is by being active, fit, and most of all, healthy!” reads the letter sent to Sidibe.

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