Genre: Reality, Health
Premise: Extremely overweight people set out to change their lives by healthily losing half of their bodyweight over the course of a year. Expert trainer Chris Powell moves in with each individual to provide support and to guide the weight-loss journey by teaching proper nutrition and exercise technique. Each episode showcases one person's path from start to finish and reveals a transformation that is more than skin deep; special guests include chef Rocco DiSpirito, pastry chef Duff Goldman and former professional football player Donald Driver.
S02, E03 (First Aired: Jul. 1, 2012)
Michael, a 28-year-old small-business consultant who weighs 493 pounds, tries to live a healthier lifestyle; Michael's family lends support by pledging to lose 500 pounds.
S03, E08 (First Aired: Jul. 30, 2013)
Chris helps Chantell, a stylish 25-year-old from Chicago, lose weight and defy the odds that show four out of five black women are overweight.