Category: Raven Symone
Raven Symoné told People she did not find herself unattractive when she was heavy: 'I thought I looked fabulous before and nobody else did. So, whatever. Actually, now I wear bigger clothes because I don't like the way people stare..
..at me. I liked it before. Now, you're just looking at me for the wrong reasons. Before, you were actually looking at me for a real reason.' The stress of That's So Raven contributed to her weight gain: 'That's what stress does to you. I have been not stressing. I've been in my own house, decorating and finding hobbies.'
Raven Symone rocked beautiful hair extensions at Soul Train Awards in Atlanta, Georgia last week. Raven in KONTROL Magazine. At age 24, and long before, Raven has already been deemed comparable to Oprah Winfrey. Raven said: 'I feel that [people] are really kind in saying that, but I have so much further
to go to be in the shadow of her, let alone, right next to her. I appreciate that and it actually sets higher expectations on me than I put on myself. I used to tell one of my friends, I’m not the next Oprah, I’m the next Raven Symone and I feel that way, but at the same time it’s such a great template to go after.'
Raven Symone is starring in an ABC Family comedy pilot The Great State Of Georgia, reports Deadline. The show centers on Georgia (Raven), an exuberant curvy performer from the South who is trying to make it big as an actress in New York City. Also cast is Brock Cuchna as Georgia's Southern ex-boyfriend who, still madly in love with her, comes to New York to bring her back home.