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More Celebrity Inspirations For Weight Losers

I know so many people who want to lose weight and are constantly working at it. Maybe these celebrities who’ve succeeded at dropping a few pounds—100 in one case—can be an inspiration. Most impressive to me is Anthony Hopkins (below), who shed 75 pounds. “I’m in the gym six days a week, I power walk, live on 800 calories a day.”

Anthony Hopkins shed 75 pounds. I'm in the gym six days a week, I power walk, live on 800 calories a day."

John Goodman was miserable after his weight ballooned to new heights: nearly 400 pounds. He stopped eating sugar and drinking, and hired a trainer. Now he's lost over 100 pounds.

Jennifer Hudson dropped from a size 16 to a size four. And now she's a national spokeswoman for Weight Watchers

Drew Carey (host of The 'The Price Is Right') was tired of all those extra pounds, what with Type 2 diabetes and the inability to lift his step son. So he lost 80 pounds, and has never looked better.

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When Celebrities Lose Weight, You Can See Their New Shapes

When so many people have trouble exercising or losing weight, it’s good to learn about those who somehow succeed in their quest for more muscles or less pounds. A recent story about celebrities who lost huge amounts suggests that if you are on camera, you are really motivated to do it…eventually. But catch the drastic weight losses of Christian Bale and 50 Cent below. What incredible discipline. Then there is Star Jones, who cheated a tad…to lose 150 pounds…

Jennifer Hudson went from a size 16 to a 6 as a Weight Watchers spokesperson.

Drew Carey lost a reported 80 pounds this year with a combination of no-carb diet and cardio workouts

50 Cent lost some 50 pounds in just nine weeks to play a cancer patient in 'Things Fall Apart.'

John Goodman, who once weighed 400 pounds, debuted a much slimmer look this year.

Christian Bale lost a staggering 63 pounds to play the lead role in 'The Machinist.'

Valerie Bertinelli lost 40 pounds as a Jenny Craig spokesperson. This year she ran a marathon.

Kelly Osbourne lost about 40 pounds on 'Dancing with the Stars' and has kept it off.

Star Jones rapidly lost 150 pounds in 2003, and it took her until 2007 to admit she had had gastric bypass surgery.

Sara Rue lost about 40 pounds on Jenny Craig.

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