Extreme Weight Loss (in the past was known as Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition) is a reality TV series created and released in the USA. The show features people who want to change their lives under the constant control of Chris Powell and his wife, Heidi Powell. The creators of the project were inspired by the original show of the same format known as Extreme Makeover. Every new episode of the series concentrates mostly on people getting rid of incredible amounts of weight with additional plastic surgery to get rid of the extra skin left after the process of weight loss. People get through unbelievable inspiring transformations. Extreme Weight Loss season 6 release date is unknown yet, but the series is still going and the producers don’t want to cancel the project.
In October of 2009, ABC channel made an official announcement about the upcoming 6 episodes of the show named Obese. In September of 2010, the official title of the show was changed to Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition. Chris Powell was chosen as the trainer for the project. The series was ordered together with the second season.
The series started on the 30th of May 2011. Season 2 was released on the 3rd of June 2012. Season 3 was released under the title Extreme Weight Loss on the 28th of May 2013.
In 2016, Rod Durham one of the ex-contestants died.
Chris Powell. An experienced trainer and a specialist in transformation. Decided to dedicate himself to helping other people. His personal techniques and education allow him to guide extremely overweight clients helping them get rid of tons of weight with every single year.
Heidi Powell. A great woman standing behind a great man. She’s a perfect transformation specialist as well as her husband, Chris Powell. They impress and inspire millions of people all over the world to change the course of their life in several simple steps. She’s the able to force struggling participants. She’s that voice of reason leading those who feel desperate to the desired results.
6th Season Air Date
Extreme Weight Loss was expected to get to the schedule of ABC in summer of 2016; however, the series hasn’t been released. There was no official cancellation of the project and Powell’s website is still collecting applications for the new season to be released in the nearest future. We will tell you more about the fate of the 6th installment of the series when more info is announced by ABC.