Wrestling Star Ponders Comeback After Quitting ‘Biggest Loser’

(Reuters) – Olympic wrestling gold medalist Rulon Gardner, who shed 188 pounds as a contestant on NBC’s hit show “The Biggest Loser,” then abruptly quit, said on Wednesday he is contemplating a return to competitive wrestling. Gardner, 39, a leading contender on this season’s edition of “The Biggest Loser: Couples,” hugged his trainers and walked […]

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‘Loser’ Loses Two In Heartbreaking Elimination

Last night’s “Biggest Loser” went beyond the Kleenex tissue kind of cry we’re used to when the ranch said goodbye to 22-year-old cherub-faced Courtney Crozier. (Think: Niagara Falls waterworks.) Originally over 400 lbs and the heaviest female contestant on the ranch, Courtney inspired everyone by her unflinching resolve, maturity, and confidence. She formed a special […]

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Controversial ‘Biggest Loser’ Contestant Explains Why He Gained 15 Lbs. on Show

What could be one of the worst game plays you could make to infuriate trainers Bob Harper and Jillian Michaels on NBC’s “Biggest Loser: Couples“? Throw a weigh-in (i.e. gain weight intentionally). And that’s exactly what 54-year-old “home sick” Don Evans did on Tuesday night’s episode, gaining 6 lbs. that week and 9 lbs. the […]

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NBC Midseason Revamp Moves ‘Parenthood,’ ‘SVU’ and Others

Although reporting on just the NBC shows that aren’t changing time periods would take far less time, here is the Reader’s Digest version of the midseason schedule the Peacock unfurled on Monday afternoon. Summer Glau Talks Up ‘Chuck’s Firefly Reunion, ‘Cape’ Crusade For starters, ‘The Cape‘ will have a two-hour premiere on Sunday, Jan. 9, […]

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