But not for any of the obvious reasons.

Sidibe, fresh off her Oscar nomination for best actress in Precious, stopped by The View this morning and confessed that she was terrified of the former boxer, ear-biter and rapist — because of his face tattoo.

"I'm sure he's a very nice man, but there's something about a face tattoo," she said, to the View crew's delight. "Face tattoos say, I've gone as far as I want to go in society, and in fact I think I'm going to take a few steps back."