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Biggest Loser Winners Helen Phillips and Michael Ventrella on The View

Tune in to The View on Friday, July 16 to watch former Biggest Loser winners, Helen Phillips and Michael Ventrella share their weight loss journeys and their success tips and strategies.

The entire episode is dedicated to the topic of dieting and who better to talk about dieting as former Biggest Loser champions?

You probably remember Helen’s amazing transformation in Biggest Loser season 7 and Michael’s jaw-dropping evolution in Biggest Loser season 9. Now, you can hear firsthand how these two inspirational individuals maintain their weight loss day in and day out.

In addition, the ladies of The View discuss the pros and cons of cleansing and the latest in weight loss procedures and products.

Check your local listings for show times.

Biggest Loser Reunion Episode

biggest-loser-logoThe Biggest Loser reunion episode, “Where are They Now,” aired on Tuesday, November 25, 2024. The two-hour program featured 40 contestants from seasons one through seven and while we would love to highlight each of the former contestants, here are a few notable mentions.


Interview with Helen Phillips — Biggest Loser Winner

helen-biggest-loser-winnerBiggest Loser season 7 is all over, and Helen Phillips was crowned its victor. Helen is the third female Biggest Loser, and the third consecutive winner from the pink team. She entered the Biggest Loser ranch weighing 257 pounds, and for her final weigh-in showed off a stunning new body weighing 117 pounds. Her total loss of 140 pounds, with 54.47% lost, put her ahead of fellow finalists Tara Costa and Mike Morelli.

Watch Coleen’s interview with Helen live from the Biggest Loser 7 finale now!


Coleen’s Biggest Loser Recap 7-18

biggest-loser-finalistsIt all started 17 weeks ago. Eleven couples began a journey to change their lives. This journey has given the final four contestants the ability to see what they are capable of. Ron, Helen, Tara and Mike have all been sent home for thirty days and will return to the ranch for one final weigh-in before the finale. This weigh-in will determine who is in the finale as the final three. It’s up to the contestants to find balance at home and make a system that works for their lives. As if transforming your home life to match your new body wasn’t tough enough, everyone receives a surprise package at their doorstep. (more…)

Vote for the Biggest Loser Finalist – Ron or Mike?

biggest-loser-ron-and-mikeOnce again, Biggest Loser is leaving the fate of its contestants in your hands America. Tara and Helen secured their positions as finalists tonight, but the third finalist is yet to be named. It’s a “worst case scenario” for father-son team Ron and Mike, as they fell below the yellow line together. One will go on to compete for the coveted Biggest Loser title and the $250,000 prize, while the other vies for the $100,000 at-home prize.

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Biggest Loser 7: Shanon Thomas

Keep up with Shanon’s journey on Biggest Loser: Couples all season long. Shanon joins partner and mom Helen during the show’s seventh season.

Eliminated Week 7 – See the Interview

Age 29

Hometown Centerline, MI

Occupation Massage Therapist

Teammate Helen Phillips, mom

Team Color Pink

Trainer Bob Harper

Starting Weight 283

Final Weight 191

Total Loss -92 (more…)

Biggest Loser 7: Helen Phillips

Keep up with Helen’s journey on Biggest Loser: Couples all season long. Helen joins partner and daughter Shanon on the show’s seventh season.

Helen is the Season 7 BIGGEST LOSER WINNER!!!

Age 47

Hometown Sterling Heights, MI

Occupation Retired Retail Manager

Teammate Shanon Thomas, daughter

Team Color Pink

Trainer Bob Harper

Starting Weight 257

Final Weight 117

Total Loss -140