Biggest Loser: Couples Season Premiere

Tuesday, January 5, 2010 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT)on Citytv

Meet the newest participants in The Biggest Loser:Couples including Maria and Michael (Chicago, Illinois), an Italian mother-son duo who have always put others first while Michael’s weight soared to 526 lbs., making him the heaviest contestant in Biggest Loser history, identical twins James and John (Orlando, Florida), who together weigh close to half a ton, Tongan cousins Sam and Koli (Rohnert Park, California), who hope to inspire others in their culture like Sione and Filipe Fa did in season seven, and Cherita (Houston, Texas), a competitive mother who has already beat cancer and is ready to take on obesity along with her determined daughter, Vicky. Alison Sweeney hosts the series and contestants work out under the supervision of trainers Bob Harper and Jillian Michaels.

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