Gabourey Sidibe to Publish a Memoir – and No, She Was Never Really a Foot Model

We don’t know exactly what Gabourey Sidibe will include in her newly announced memoir, but there is one thing we can count on.

We’re pretty sure it’s going to be hilarious.

The Empire star, 32, announced news of the book on Wednesday, saying in a release that “it brings me much joy to add Published Writer to my résumé of Actor and part-time Foot Model.”

Watch This Creepy, Unofficial American Horror Story Teaser

A new, fan-made teaser for American Horror Story: Freakshow substitutes star power for a seriously creepy tone.

The moody sneak peek, made by fans and released Sunday, shows an angel somberly flapping her feathered wings as an eerie piano ballad plays in the background. Seems innocent enough – until an evil mime pops up, pulling the strings behind the whole spooky spectacle.

Gabourey Sidibe and Amy Schumer Talk Body Confidence

What do Gabourey Sidibe and Amy Schumer have in common? For one thing – the power to turn self-doubt into self-confidence.

Both women gave moving speeches at the Ms. Foundation for Women gala, an event held at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City Thursday night that doubled as a celebration of Gloria Steinem’s 80th birthday.

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Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, John Travolta to Present at Oscars

And the presenters are …

The glamour factor will be high on Sunday at the 86th Academy Awards, with Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, John Travolta and more confirmed to present Sunday night at the Dolby Theater.

Video: American Horror Story's Gabourey Sidibe on That Time She and Her Castmates Got into a Bar Brawl

Channing Tatum Gets Star-Studded Salute in Hilarious Music Video Spoof

If you thought you were the only one who adored Channing Tatum, think again.

PEOPLE’s Sexiest Man Alive can now add a few famous fans to his list of admirers, specifically Miley Cyrus, Matt Damon, Jamie Foxx, Olivia Munn and Gabourey Sidibe, who all appeared in a hilarious video paying tribute to the Magic Mike star on Tuesday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Claire Danes, Kevin Bacon Celebrate HBO's Girls

The stars headed up to the Top of the Standard to celebrate the upcoming premiere of Girls, HBO’s racy new comedy about four twentysomething women finding their way in New York City. And it was a glamorous cocktail party that was a far cry from the sometimes challenging Brooklyn living depicted on the witty new show.

Gabourey Sidibe Enjoys Fan Attention (and Martinis) in West Hollywood

Gabourey Sidibe stopped by The Abbey in West Hollywood with a bunch of girlfriends. The ladies were sipping Belvedere martinis and having a good time. According to an onlooker, she was flooded with adoring gay fans all night, more than most celebrities at The Abbey, and she got a lot of compliments on her hair weave. – Dahvi Shira

Gabourey Sidibe's New Celeb Crush – No, Not Justin Timberlake!

When it comes to dating, Gabourey Sidibe has a pretty good idea what she wants in a guy.

“I like smart men,” she tells PEOPLE at the Three16 Music Showcase in New York. “Smart men with grown up jobs who share my unusual sense of humor.”

“People might be surprised to know I have a thing for nerds too,” Sidibe, 27, says. “I am looking for someone who is so sweet, who offers to help me put on my shoes before an event.”