We all just think of celebrities as pretty little things that can’t grow a tummy no matter how much stuff they eat. But, guess what, no every celebrity has a thin waist. There were many celebrities that were overweight, however, unlike us, they managed to get their weight down and live healthy. Here’s a list of all 16 celebrities that took dozens of pounds off of their body.
1. MARIAH CAREY
Mariah Carey is a famous singer that struggled with her weight after child birth. She put on a whopping extra 70 pounds after giving birth to twins. However, she didn’t stick with that weight and dropped it all just a few months later. Now, she’s back to being a smoking hot babe.
2. ARETHA FRANKLIN
The successful singer’s career took a turn for the worst when she was diagnosed with diabetes. Her weight instantly climbed to 300 pounds which was really concerning for her. She maintained a strict diet and since then, she has lost over a hundred pounds.
3. WENDY WILLIAMS
The star of her own TV show The Wendy Willians was always overweight. While those curves looked great, she wanted to lose weight. By cutting off junk food and frequently going to the gym, she took over 50 pounds off her body.
4. CHRIS PRATT
Chris Pratt was your average guy, but when his career took off, he had to shed some weight. Well, obviously, Marvel isn’t going to cast an overweight Star Lord to fight Thanos. He weighed over 250 pounds, now he has a six pack…
5. KIM KARDASHIAN
Before releasing a sex tape and getting all famous, Kim weighed over 200 pounds after her pregnancy. She worked off all that extra weight and now, she’s known worldwide for her amazing bikini bod.
6. CHRISTINA AGUILERA
Christina Aguilera is highly renowned for putting out amazing songs one after the other. But, when she was pregnant with her first child, she grew to enormous proportions. She was skinny as a skeleton but expanded to 200 pounds. She managed to control her weight and get her body back just a few months later.
7. JORDIN SPARKS
Jordin Parks won American Idol at a tender age of 17. Her career had success written all over it, but she decided that she wanted to lose weight. Just a short time period later, she
8. JENNIFER HUDSON
Academy Award and Golden Globe winner, Jennifer Hudson was having an extremely successful career. However, she faced a huge tragedy that changed her outlook about life. Her family was killed in a shooting and that’s when she decided to shed some weight. It took her four years, but she lost 80 pounds.
9. JONAH HILL
This big fella was used to a big tummy and we were used to it. But, he followed some advice from Brad Pitt and started losing weight. However, he has now gone back to being the old him and weighs over 270 pounds.
10. NICOLE POLIZZI
Snooki was living a pretty careless life during the MTV show Jersey Shore. Those habits got her weight to 150 pounds even though she was less than 5 feet tall. But, she went through a major transformation and is now as skinny as one can be with a weight of just 99 pounds.
11. OPRAH WINFREY
Oprah also struggled with her weight back in the 90s. She weight over 200 pounds, but then went on a diet. Now, she’s a tad lower than 150.
12. RAVEN SYMONE
It would be an understatement to say that Raven was really embarrassed with her weight. She was really fluffy and decided to lose 70 pounds. She even said that she lost weight so people wouldn’t talk about her.
13. RICKI LAKE
Ricki weighed about 270 pounds in 2007. And, she was highly depressed because of her enormous frame. She decided to make some changed and really slimmed down to regular size.
14. RANDY JACKSON
Randy Jackson was on American Idol and it would be an understatement to say that he was a beefy man. Due to careless eating habits, he weighed over 350 pounds, but he got down to 220 in 2003.
15. KIRSTIE ALLEY
Kirstie is a woman that has seen her fair share of both being slim and chubby. She has weighed over 250 pounds, but these days she’s on the slimmer side.
16. KELLY OSBOURNE
The brit weighed quite a bit in 2009. But, she decided to cut back on her calories and lost 50 pounds.