FROM THE PRODUCERS OF OPRAH AND BIGGEST LOSER COMES NBC’S “LOSING IT WITH JILLIAN” RIDDING FAMILIES OF THEIR EXCUSES AND EMPOWERING THEM TO TRANSFORM THEIR LIVES IN A NEW LIFE-CHANGING SERIES NOW CASTING LOS ANGELES AREA FAMILIES!
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – October 20, 2009 –NBC has partnered with popular health and wellness expert Jillian Michaels (“the Biggest Loser”) and Giancarlo Chersich (Empowered Media) along with “The Biggest Loser “ producers Mark Koops and Howard T. Owens of Reveille and former “Oprah” executive producer Ellen Rakieten for a riveting new life-changing alternative series “Losing It With Jillian.” In the series, Michaels invades a different family every week to give them her own characteristic brand of tough love. She will get to the bottom of the issues each family member faces – ones that affect their health and happiness – and will arm them with the tools necessary to make life-altering changes. “When your health is out of balance everything else suffers – finances, relationships, work and family dynamics. I’m moving in with families across the country, getting down and dirty and rootin out bad habits in every corner of their lives that are preventing them from health and happiness. Get ready America because I’m heading out and you never know, I might just end up on your doorstep so watch out” says Michaels. “It’s time for Americans to stop making excuses for being unhealthy and take back their lives. Jillian is going to show them exactly how to do just that starting in their own homes,” said executive producer Mark Koops. “This is a natural addition to the Reveille brand of powerful, inspirational series.” “I love the idea of Jillian crisscrossing America to actually move in with families in desperate need of her tough love wake up call. It’s the knock on your door that could save your life,” said executive producer Ellen Rakieten. The eight-episode series for 2010 will feature Michaels, the renowned fitness trainer and wellness expert, as she helps unhealthy families to move off their collective couches and put their lives back on more rewarding tracks while Chef Curtis Stone helps with proper nutrition.
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