Gabourey Sidibe

On the heels of the film's six Academy Award nominations, TV Guide Network will air an exclusive one-hour special on Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire

Hosted by veteran TV personality Tanika Ray, Precious: The Story Behind the Movie documents the Lionsgate film's adaptation from page to screen, and includes never-before-seen film footage, interviews with the director and cast members, and emotional reactions from filmgoers who have seen the movie and been touched by its story.

Precious: The Story Behind the Movie premieres Saturday, Feb. 20, at 8/7c on TV Guide Network.