Finest identified for his work with the BBC and ITV, James Martin is a celeb chef who usually shares his cooking expertise on tv.
Throughout his profession, he labored in a variety of Michelin star eating places, in addition to showing on Saturday Kitchen for ten years earlier than fronting his personal present, Saturday Morning with James Martin.
And with a profession constructed round meals, the 47-year-old simply gained weight, however he has since managed to drop a whopping 6st.
So how did he do it?
The TV chef first began to drop pounds when he took half in Strictly Come Dancing.
After the present, he weighed in at 19st 7lbs, which quickly modified when he started coaching.
Following the TV sequence, James dropped 5st after which one other stone by managing his food plan and slicing out butter.
Not solely did he ditch the unfold, James additionally prevented meals excessive in fats altogether.
Talking to MailOnline, the culinary mastermind defined: “You type of watch and go, ‘Oh God there is a little bit of chin taking place there’.
“And all people’s TVs are larger now. Earlier than you used to look at TV on a small one and now they’re large.”
James was additionally affected by the adverse backlash he received from viewers watching his present.
He advised The Solar: “I appeared on social media and each remark was about me being fats. So I misplaced a stone-and-a-half. And little question I am going to lose one other stone on this tour.”
Following his journey, James mentioned: “I really feel extra targeted, alert and assured, and my pores and skin’s a lot better.
“Folks say they suppose I’ve truly received taller, which is ridiculous in fact, however I suppose it displays the truth that I do really feel extra snug in myself.”
One other chef to open up about their weight reduction transformation is Gordon Ramsay who dropped an incredible 4st.
He lately admitted that his largest inspiration was his spouse Tana.
Gordon advised Every day Mail final 12 months: “Tana was not impressed with the best way I used to be. I used to be obese, 18st. I appeared like a sack of s**t.
“I have a look at photos and suppose, ‘How did Tana keep round?’ As a result of Tana has received better-looking and extra attractive. And there she is, getting in mattress with a fats f***.”