Gabourey Sidibe Lands New Gig With WORLD Channel

The star of Precious has found a new role as host of public TV show, AfroPop.

Precious star, Gabourey Sidibe, has found herself a new role with the WORLD Channel, as host of their public television show, AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange.

According to theYBF.com, AfroPoP is “an innovative documentary series highlighting contemporary life, art and pop culture in the African Diaspora.”

Bringing awareness to human and women’s rights, Sidibe says, “This season of AfroPoP helps give voice to those who truly need to be heard. I’m happy to help bring these stories to the American public and raise awareness of issues of vital concern to women and men in Africa as well as all who care about human rights.”

AfroPoP is produced by Black Public, and is scheduled to hit the airwaves Tuesday, January 22 7:00pm EST, slated to run every Tuesday through February 5. For more information or to check your location listings, please visit worldcompass.org.

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