Don't anticipate to see Jillian Michaels on The Largest Loser come fall. NBC and the present's manufacturing firm have introduced that the well-known coach is not going to be returning for the 16th season in September.
This isn't the primary time Michaels — identified for her powerful exercises and weight reduction methods — has left the collection. She took her first break in 2006, after which once more in 2011.
Rumors about her potential departure began swirling in April when a supply informed Folks that Michaels was "deeply involved in regards to the path the present has been taking….She is turned off by the mean-spirited story traces and poor care of the contestants." (Watch this video to study extra.)
These statements adopted the controversial season finale by which contestant Rachel Frederickson revealed a 155-pound weight reduction and shockingly skinny body. Michaels and fellow coach Bob Harper had been visibly shocked that Frederickson had misplaced 60% of her physique weight, dropping type 260 kilos down to only 105. Since then, Frederickson has gained 20 kilos again and informed Us Weekly that she thinks she’s now at her good weight.
The Folks supply additionally claimed that the finale was another excuse Michaels wished to go away the present, saying she "desires to distance herself from the Largest Loser model, particularly contemplating what occurred with Rachel, her feeling is that there isn't correct consideration paid to the contestants' well being or wellness."
Her substitute has not but been introduced.