Sidibe Joins Showtime’s ‘Big C’

Gabourey SidibeRecent Oscar nominee Gabourey Sidibe is making the transition from big to small screen: She has been cast in the upcoming Showtime series The Big C.

Sidibe, who was nominated at Sunday’s Academy Awards for her title role in Precious, will appear in a recurring-guest-role capacity opposite Big C regulars Laura Linney and Oliver Platt.

The series centers on Linney’s Cathy, a suburban wife and mother diagnosed with terminal cancer.

It will premiere in late summer.

Source: ComingSoon