Who Benefits Most From Weight-Loss TV Shows?

By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — Despite all the “Biggest Loser“-type shows on TV, all the pounds shed by their contestants and all the weight-loss products purchased by viewers, America continues to be the Biggest Gainer. At least 10 weight-loss shows are airing these days, and on “The Biggest Loser” alone, this season’s three top […]

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Sara Rue: The CW’s ‘Shedding’ Is No ‘Loser’

If you plan on watching the stick-thin models floating down the runway on “America’s Next Top Model” tonight (8/7c), don’t throw yourself into a tizzy about that extra chunkage on your thighs. Why? Because the CW gets you back to real people—and their chubby pre-marital problems—on its new couples weight-loss show “Shedding for the Wedding” […]

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What To Watch: Wednesday

TOP PICK: ‘America’s Next Top Model‘ (8pm ET on The CW) **Season Premiere** The semi-finalists for Cycle 16 head to Los Angeles, where Jay Emanuel and Miss J. help Tyra Banks pull a surprise switcheroo before the 14 finalists are chosen and move into the Top Model penthouse. At a beautiful Malibu estate, the models […]

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Sara Rue to Host Wedding-Themed Weight-Loss Show

The CW is going to bridal bootcamp. Sort of. ‘Less Than Perfect‘ star Sara Rue has signed on to host a new weight-loss show called ‘Shedding for the Wedding,’ says The Hollywood Reporter. And Rue is more than perfect for the part: She recently lost 50 pounds on Jenny Craig, dropping from a size 14 […]

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