[07/22/10 - 12:24 PM] Too Fat for 15: Fighting Back Premieres Monday, August 9 on the Style Network The eight-part series follows "the emotional stories of four extremely overweight teens and one pre-teen, who have been brought by their families to the North Carolina campus of Wellspring Academy."
[via press release from Style]
"TOO FAT FOR 15: FIGHTING BACK" PREMIERES MONDAY, AUGUST 9 ON THE STYLE NETWORK
New Series Brings Viewers to the Front Lines of the Battle Against Childhood Obesity
The Style Network's highly-anticipated docu-series "Too Fat for 15: Fighting Back" will debut on Monday, August 9 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
Produced by Daisybeck Productions in association with Passion Distribution, the eight-part series follows the emotional stories of Tanisha, Scott, Terrina, Miranda and Emily, four extremely overweight teens and one pre-teen, who have been brought by their families to the North Carolina campus of Wellspring Academy, one of the few weight loss boarding schools in the world.
Despite coming from different backgrounds and different areas of the country, the children all share one common goal -- shedding the hundreds of excessive pounds threatening their lives and happiness.