After a three-week hiatus, The Biggest Loser returns. Here is a refresher, or a chance to get caught up if you’re just joined in.
The Biggest Loser is back for its 15th season with — oh holy of holies — one-hour episodes! Dr. H pays a visit, the teams face their first challenge, and only one person on each team will count at the weigh-in. There’s still too many people, so there’s no time to dwell on anything. We see an astonishing amount of dangerous tactics and techniques for making the morbidly obese lose (water) weight. We have irresponsible discussions about nutrition and the questionable virtues of caffeine pills. We continue to see unfortunate fashion and hair decisions. And two people come out of the closet! The Biggest Loser Season 15 villain finally reveals himself! One team is working at a diner. A double elimination makes it somewhat ironic.
Here’s what happened at the last weigh-in:
The Biggest Loser airs on NBC at 8pm Tuesdays.