Supersize vs Superskinny

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Documentary series in which two extreme eaters - one very overweight and the other severely underweight - swap diets in an attempt to change the way they view food and eating

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Documentary series in which two extreme eaters - one very overweight and the other severely underweight - swap diets in an attempt to change the way they view food and eating

Series 1 Summary

Two people with an extreme, dysfunctional approach to food intake - one is shockingly obese, the other borderline anorexic - try out each other's diet in an attempt to see what they're doing wrong.

  • Tatiana

    Episode 1 - Tatiana and Sandra

    Tatiana Moxey is 6 stone 10lbs and desperate for people to stop asking her if she's got an eating disorder. 23 stone, jazz singer Sandra Andrew is a late-night binger. The two swap diets.

  • Anna Richardson

    Episode 2 - Yasmin and Darryl

    Fussy eaters put up a food fight in the feeding clinic and Dr Christian Jessen referees the match. Meanwhile, journalist Anna Richardson takes the nip and tuck route to slimming.

  • Andy lying covered in crisp packets

    Episode 3 - Amy-Jo and Andy

    Journalist Anna Richardson samples another extreme diet, taking the star-studded way of dropping a dress size: living on jars of baby food, while Dr Jessen supervises the extreme diet swap.

  • Dr Christian Jessen

    Episode 4 - Elizabeth and Stefan

    Dr Christian Jessen persuades six stone Elizabeth Young to swap her radical diet for that of 34 stone supersized milkman Stefan Ginesi for a week. While Anna Richardson tries diet pills.

  • Line-up of women

    Episode 5 - Kevin and Julie

    Continuing the magazine show about food and body image. Journalist Anna Richardson continues her weight-loss quest, hoping that hypnosis will help her drop a dress size.

  • Jenette

    Episode 6 - Jenette and Rosemarie

    In the feeding clinic in this edition are two women at opposite ends of the weight spectrum but with one thing in common: they both want to look wonderful in their wedding dresses.

  • Supersize vs Superskinny

    Episode 7 - Louise and Desroy

    Size zero Louise Sapsford, who clocks in at 6st 2lb and rarely finishes her tiny meals, swaps menus with 28st 13lb Desroy Gordon, who lives on a diet of non-stop takeaways.

  • Isabelle Caro

    Episode 8 - Alex and Tracy

    Lanky Alex Law, who hits the scales at just ten stone and barely eats his meals, swaps diets with Welsh snacker Tracy Morgan, whose weight has soared to nearly 20 stone.

Supersize vs Superskinny synopsis

Documentary series in which two extreme eaters - one very overweight and the other severely underweight - swap diets in an attempt to change the way they view food and eating

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