Watch My Big Fat Fabulous Life

In this reality series, a young woman whose health problems caused an extreme weight gain tries to get her health back in check and shed some of the weight she gained. In the process, she tries to be hopeful and inspirational for people who are facing similar problems. The series debuted on TLC in 2015.

Wednesday 8:00 PM et/pt on TLC
5 Seasons, 73 Episodes
January 13, 2015
Cast: Whitney Way Thore
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My Big Fat Fabulous Life Full Episode Guide

  • In a post season tell-all, Whitney and her friends and family sit down with host Shaun Robinson to talk about the challenges they faced this season, including everything from Whitney's broken heart to Buddy's drug addiction.

  • With treatment coming to an end, Buddy must decide between Whitney's house and a sober living facility in Charleston; Whitney tries to convince Buddy to give Heather closure; and the Thore family receives devastating news.

  • Fresh off the 8km, Whitney is forced to re-evaluate her goals. Six months out from her stroke, Babs gets behind the wheel for the first time. Caught between the former lovers, Whitney has to break some bad news to Heather and mend a rift with Buddy.

  • Whitney is determined to walk the 8km, even though it's 2 miles further than what she's prepared for, and when her feet give out on her, she screams in agony. Meanwhile, things take a dark turn when Buddy likens Whit's determination to addiction.

  • Buddy needs to find a sober coach in order to meet the gang in Hawaii. Meanwhile, Whitney feels betrayed when Glenn admits he wasn't truthful about a very important detail of the 5km race; and Babs gets jealous over Glenn's former girlfriend, Keiko.

  • With the Hawaii trip fast approaching, Whitney prepares for the 5km. Whitney and Heather visit Buddy in rehab and he tells the life and death story of how he got there. Whitney invites Buddy to Hawaii.

  • Whitney helps Ashley induce labor, but when push comes to shove, the labor coach panics. Meanwhile, Piggy bites Babs; Glenn announces a Hawaiian surprise that no one saw coming; and Heather gets a shocking letter from Buddy.

  • Buddy's been missing for over a week, and a visit to his parents' house has Whitney uncovering the harsh truth. Meanwhile, Ashley's about to give birth, and the reality of it all has her falling apart.

  • Whitney finds an ally in Nada, Avi's other ex from Egypt, in an effort to move on from his infidelities, but they never imagined they'd come face-to-face with Avi, until a chance encounter leaves them shell-shocked.

  • Whitney uncovers a dark truth about the man she's fallen for, but will he fess up when confronted? Todd refuses to give Whitney

  • Whitney's all set for a whirlwind tour as a backup dancer, but a secret love has her rethinking everything. Ashley's packing a big surprise, Buddy and Heather are on the rocks, and Todd's fixing to stab his eternal dance partner in the back.

  • Whitney and cast look back on the most outrageous moments of the season; Whitney comes clean to Roy about her feelings, and a visit from Jiya makes things more tense; when host Shaun Robinson rubs Buddy the wrong way, he storms off the set.

  • Following Babs' stroke, the family struggles; Whitney offers to help with Babs' recovery, but when she receives an unexpected offer, she faces a dilemma.

  • With the dance battle rematch looming, Whitney's friends try to help her and Todd mend fences, but an untimely injury leads to an even bigger problem; Whitney learns that Babs has been rushed to the emergency room.

  • Whitney tags along on Todd's New York trip to attend a dance workshop with The Fitness Marshall, but when she agrees to be in a music video, he throws a tantrum and abandons her in Central Park.

  • What starts out as a harmless belly dancing class, soon turns into a public performance; online date Nathan divulges information that throws Whitney's world into a tailspin.

  • Whitney delves into online dating, but a new type of suitor creates worry; Whitney and Buddy gear up for a fitness competition, but when they arrive, Will drops a bomb; Whitney sees the scorecards from the dance battle.

  • Whitney's Big Girls gear up for the most intense performance of their lives; the Trophy Wives come packing a secret weapon that has Whitney calling foul; when an injury plagues her star dancer, Whitney loses her mind.

  • With the dance battle looming, Whitney recruits hardcore choreographer Jenzi to help with the routine, but the decision proves disastrous when she gives Whitney a dark ultimatum.

  • Whitney attends rival Jiya's dance class and is put to the test; Jiya and her Trophy Wives step onto Whitney's turf, but Whitney has a surprise in store for them; Roy puts Whitney on the spot while on the air.

  • Whitney's big festival performance leads to a run in with a rival dancer; then her world gets rocked when Lennie shows up with a new woman.

  • Whitney accepts the reality of being pregnant at 370 lbs., and now she must work up the courage to break the news to her child's father. But when Lennie asks for proof she's pregnant, Whitney is stunned.

  • Newly single, blonde, and a homeowner, Whitney takes a fresh approach to the challenges faced by a 370-pound dancer. But an unfortunate fight with her new "tenant" topped with the most shocking news imaginable leads to catastrophe.

  • Whitney is surprised to learn that she may be expecting.

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My Big Fat Fabulous Life Video Clips & Extras

Dear Whitney: Pets, Positivity, and Summer Plans Clip (01:51)