Series 1 · Episode 001
When your health is out of balance, your life is out of balance and everything suffers. Work, relationships, finances and, of course, family dynamics! Renowned fitness trainer and wellness expert Jillian Michaels, from the global phenomena The Biggest Loser, sets out to restore health and happiness in this riveting new life-changing series. Jillian invades a different family home every week and, with her own characteristic brand of tough love, arms them with the tools necessary to make the life-altering changes that will allow for a happy and healthy life. But reaching their goals won’t be easy – breakdowns, accusations and family secrets will surface as they face their fears and begin to transform.
Series 1 · Episode 002
The family's first work out is an eye opener for Jillian. It's clear Deb is not committed to her children, committed to herself. After Deb takes quits on a nearby mat, Jillian prompts Deb's kids to articulate why they look so scared. Their fear of losing.
Series 1 · Episode 003
The first work out proves to be a brutal one for the May family as Jillian is relentless in getting each family member to push themselves beyond their instinctive limits but one family member is on the verge of giving up completely.
Series 1 · Episode 004
Jillian has an extra surprise for the Northern family as she watches them on camera cook a disgustingly unhealthy meal without them knowing. She uses that as ammunition in propelling the family into a harsh first workout.
Series 1 · Episode 005
Jillian doesn't have to go far to give this family their first workout, the Vivio farm provides the perfect backdrop for an organic workout to test this family's capabilities.
Series 1 · Episode 6
Dolores Plunkett is a grandmother and one of the cultural leaders of her tribe, the Yavapai-Apache Nation. She is watching her people succumb to obesity and diabetes and she is desperate to turn around the health of herself, her family and her tribe.
Series 1 · Episode 7
From Detroit, MI the Fraklins are a family of four. Both parents, Amy and Todd, have struggled with their weight for years and their relationship with food is problematic. Their two daughters, Chloe and Lily, worry about their father.
Series 1 · Episode 8
The Alvarez family are a Cuban family whose patriarch, David Sr. is severely overweight. His son David Jr. is following in his footsteps, already testing for diabetes at the age of 10. His mother Carmen desperately wants to turn the family around.