"The best revenge," the saying goes, "is living well."
It's a lesson "Precious" star Gabourey Sidibe takes to heart, judging from the former Oscar nominee's deft deflection of criticism about her pictures from the Golden Globe Awards show Sunday night.
Her shimmery cream-colored dress, from stylist Daniel Musto and Michael Costello Couture, made her the target of naysayers online, one of whom sniped that the form-fitting dress made the actress "look like the chubby ghost from Casper."
Sidibe, 30, now starring in "American Horror Story: Coven," took to Twitter to address some of the hate of her dress and her body, saying, "To people making mean comments about my GG pics, I mos def cried about it on that private jet on my way to my dream job last night. #JK"
The retort nabbed her scores of supportive comments online, leading her to thank fans Monday, and clarify that the plane was just a loaner with the hashtag "NotMyJetThough."