Make sure you're tracking all of fall's coolest new shows; check out our Fall TV Preview now for suggestions!

'The Biggest Loser': Jackson Carter tears up, talks inspiring gay teens

brightcove.createExperiences(); On "The Biggest Loser" Season 14 live finale, Jackson Carter was named the third finalist thanks to America's vote. Though Danni Allen won the final weigh-in, along with the $250,000 grand prize, Jackson has been a fan favorite since the beginning -- back when he was falling off treadmills and puking his guts up at every turn. Since embarking on his "Biggest Loser" journey at 328 pounds, 21-year-old Jackson is now 138 pounds lighter and one ton more confident.He was bullied over his sexuality and weight throughout his high school career, but now Jackson tells Zap2it he's motivating others in similar situations around the globe. "They all reach out and they say, 'You are inspiring me. I'm gay too and I struggle with my weight,'" Jackson says. "And people, from not just this country -- Canada, Ireland, Paris, Australia, everywhere -- are just so interested in my story. It relates to them, and...


http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/03/the-biggest-loser-jackson-carter-tears-up-talks-inspiring-gay-teens.html
Want to comment on this post? First, you must log in to your SideReel account!