The topic of weight in any film industry in the world for women is often a big one. People throw body-shaming comments which can be frustrating yet distressing. Those few extra affects your quality of life just like that! So for a variety of reasons, health being a major one, a number of plus-sized celebrities have made big transformations in their bodies and shocked everyone. Their stunning transformation from fat to fit inspired us and gave the major fitness goals.
1) Shonda Rhimes
TV producer Shonda Rhimes decided to shed extra pounds after her sister Delorse confronted her in 2013, saying, “You never say yes to anything.” Rhimes told Oprah Winfrey on the show Super Soul Sunday in 2015,
“I really need to start saying yes to the things that scare me. If I never say yes to anything, I need to start saying yes to things that I would always say no to automatically.”
And the result was pretty amazing!
2) Melissa McCarthy
The Ghostbusters actress Melissa McCarthy shocked everyone with her stunning transformation when she lost a significant amount of weight estimated to be 75 pounds.
3) Kirstie Alley
Actress Kirstie Alley once got up to 219 pounds but Alley lost 75 pounds and kept a promise she made to come back on Oprah and wear a bikini.
4) Wendy Williams
Wendy Williams has a beautiful yet inspirational story of weight loss. The popular host has gradually shed 50 pounds over three years and kept it off. Her mantra for weight loss was “Slow and steady is the name of the game”.
5) Lena Dunham
Actress/writer Lena Dunham is very philosophical about her weight so she has worked out with celebrity trainer Tracy Anderson to shed extra pounds. Dunham did lose some weight in 2017, and when she showed up on The Ellen DeGeneres Show with a slimmer body.
6) Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey the worldwide famous personality told People in 2017 that she had lost 42.5 pounds on the Weight Watchers plan, saying “I finally made peace with food.”