The Biggest Loser” weighing 260 pounds, lost 155 pounds — 59.62 percent of her body weight — to become this season's champ and add $250,000 to her bank account.Rachel Frederickson, a 24-year-old voiceover artist who began Season 15 of “
“You know, it’s okay to ask for help, it’s okay to follow your own path,” she said, before giving a shout-out to her supportive mom in the audience.
[Photos: 'The Biggest Loser' Season 15 Makeovers]
Runner-up for Season 15: 43-year-old project manager David Brown, whose 222-pound weight loss led to what Sweeney called the most incredible makeover in “Biggest Loser” history. Brown didn’t snag the big prize, but he shouldn’t be surprised if a few modeling offers come his way.
Ditto third-place finisher Bobby Saleem, 28, an attorney who shed 188 pounds and came out to his family during the competition.
Click on the photo below to get all the inspiring “before” and “after” stories for the Season 15 contestants:
THE BIGGEST LOSER -- Live Finale Episode 1515 -- Pictured: (l-r) Rachel Frederickson, David Brown, Bobby Saleem, …
"The Biggest Loser" airs Tuesdays at 9 p.m. on NBC.
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