Gabourey Sidibe Is Hater-Immune

Atress Gabourey Sidibe attends the 'White Bird In A Blizzard' premiere during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival at Eccles Center Theatre on January 20, 2014 in Park City, Utah. Photo: C Flanigan/FilmMagic

Any man, woman, or child who might consider speaking ill of Gabourey Sidibe: Admit defeat now. The actress is too positive to entertain your criticism. So she said in an interview with Pop Stop TV during Sundance: "I won’t be addressing the haters or any of that. I don’t believe in haters. Haters only exist if I’m doing bad and if I’m doing okay."

Besides, Sidibe has already demonstrated an effective strategy for shutting down critics and silencing naysayers. She reacted to harsh criticisms for her Golden Globes dress with a succinct reminder: If you can't say anything nice, I'm too busy being fancy, confident, and awesome to hear it: