In it, she plays a young African American girl with an abusive mother and sexually abusive stepfather
Dealing with the pains of a young, overweight, and pregnant young woman in the inner city made her an endearing figure to most that watched the film. But still, she was not the typical Hollywood starlet.
The Oscar nominee who was handpicked by Oprah for the part of Precious knew that a skinnier her would open certain doors for herself.
And, she hopes that girls of all color who happen to defy common images of beauty should embrace it, but still be healthy.
And it was on one of TV’s most watched shows, Empire.
Source : http://healthytipsworld.com/