Gabourey Sidibe arrives at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards in March 7, 2010. Photo:
Sat, Sep 18, 2010 12:27 PM EDT
Gabourey Sidibe is a (Much Lighter) Elle Cover Girl

In light of the ELLE Magazine cover controversy we thought we'd share with you images of Gabourey Sidibe at her other magazines. Sidibe draws strong responses of all sorts from people--seems like everyone has a comment on her look. At, we just love seeing her shine. And hey, Gabourey, if you ever wanna pose for Colorlines, just let us know!


Sidibe on the cover of Ebony Magazine, March 2010.

Sidibe in the February 2010 issue of Harper's Bazaar.

Sidibe in T Magazine's "The Nifty 50" issue.

Sidibe in T Magazine.


Sidibe on the cover of V Magazine.


V Magazine


Sidibe arriving on the red carpet at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)



Sidibe in New York Magazine 

Sidibe poses for a portrait at the 41st NAACP Image awards. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for NAACP)


Sidibe at the Cinema Society screening of 'The Romantics' after party. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)