Kate, a make-up artist, wants to find her skinny self, the one who was dedicated to going to the gym. Michael's a married actor/writer/comedian with a family history of health issues. Martin's a songwriter who wants to get healthy, because he's got a lot to live for—including his wife and dog.
And trainer/actor Jason Rosell gives a little insight into his story. He's had a weight problem since age five and at one point was almost 220 lbs. He made the choice to slim down and get fit, and his whole life changed for the better.
Join our contestants as they learn to cook healthy, exercise and treat their bodies right! And share your weight loss motivation stories in the comments.
ABOUT BFS: Our overweight contestants are on a mission to transform their bad eating and exercise habits. See how being fat has affected their relationships, finances and goals. Follow the ups and downs as they strive to shed dozens of pounds and change their lives for the better.