Celebrities are always expected to look their best whether off the cam and especially on cam. But sometimes, celebrities are not able to live up to the almost insane standards the media throw at them. Yes, celebrities are humans too and they get fat just like ordinary people. They are not born with abs of steel but they work hard for it. Unfortunately, living in the public eye is like being under a microscope. Every detail of your life is examined. Especially, your weight and physical appearance because we like in an image-obsessed society! Want to see the celebrities who got fat? Read on to be shocked.
Chantelle Houghton is an English TV personality, glamor model, media personality, TV presenter, columnist, and novelist. She was the first ‘non-celebrity’ to be featured in the Channel 4 reality television show Celebrity Big Brother in 2006 and emerged as the winner of the series 4. She had a much-publicized on-screen relationship with former fellow Celebrity Big Brother contestant which ended in divorce. She also has been a yo-yo dieter for years.
Kelly Clarkson is probably the most successful and well-known American Idol winner. But her road to stardom wasn’t easy. She may have the voice and talent to make chart-topping songs but she was ridiculed for her weight. She wasn’t meeting Hollywood’s standard. But despite that, she had a string of successful singles, albums, and even won several awards. In 2004, she drastically lost weight with a strict diet and fitness program. She was almost unrecognizable. But after giving birth, she returned to her more generous proportions which she doesn’t mind at all.
Gerard Butler was actually studying law when he turned to acting in the mid-1990s. He rose to fame for his abs and role in 300 where he portrayed King Leonidas. That role earned him nominations for an Empire Award for Best Actor and a Saturn Award for Best Actor and a win for MTV Movie Award for Best Fight. But seems like he’s done being a Spartan is now full-time dad bod.
Mischa Barton is a British-American film, TV and stage actress and occasional fashion model. She started her career
acting on stage and made her screen debut as a guest appearance on the soap opera All My Children. She also appeared in several films early in her career. But she is mostly known for her role as Marissa Cooper in the hit Fox TV series The O.C., where she won two Teen Choice Awards. The role catapulted Barton into mainstream fame, and Entertainment Weekly named her the “It Girl” of 2003. But after the show ended she had legal troubles and was considered to have a mental disorder. She may be heavier now but she’s much more stable now.
Jessica is not only a great singer but also has a great body! She became popular for her reality show with then-husband Nick Lachey and for her confusion between tuna and chicken. She may not be a rocket scientist but she was still desired for her amazing body. But all that ended when one day she performed looking more plump and heavier. She was slammed hard for her weight gain and she gained even more, weight when she got pregnant. After giving birth, she was able to shed some of her baby weight but got curvier than usual.