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Family By the Ton

2019TV-14
After undergoing bariatric surgery, the cast shares the decisive moments of their weight loss journey and opens up about life after surgery.
Starring
Casey King
Genres
Unscripted
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. A New Journey Begins
    January 2, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Cousins Casey, Amanda, Amy and Ed are morbidly obese. When Amanda decides to have bariatric surgery, it forces the rest of the family to confront their harmful lifestyles and consider doing the same.
  2. 2. The Kings: It's Life or Death
    January 9, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Amanda undergoes bariatric surgery in the hopes of losing enough weight to treat her cancer. Casey meets with Dr. Procter and is told he'll die if he doesn't lose weight. Later, the family has a pool party, and Casey confronts Ed.
  3. 3. The Kings: Parent Trapped
    January 16, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Casey reaches a boiling point with his parents when they blame his obesity on video games. Amanda starts having pains post-surgery that send her to the ER. Amy makes major changes in the hopes of being approved for surgery.
  4. 4. The Kings: Cold Feet
    January 23, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The family supports Amy on her tough road to recovery. As Ed's surgery rapidly approaches, his daughters start expressing their concerns. Casey starts questioning surgery more than ever after watching Amy go through post-op.
  5. 5. The Kings: Do or Die
    January 30, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The fight during Ed's surgery leaves Casey questioning whether he should go through with the surgery. Amy panics when she learns how difficult the Spartan Race will be. Amanda undergoes testing to see if her cancer has spread.
  6. 6. The Kings: The Moment of Truth
    February 6, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Casey learns if he has been approved for life-saving surgery. Amanda has huge news regarding her cancer. Amy attempts a hellacious Spartan Race. The King family throws a party to reveal their shocking new looks.
  7. 7. The Honeymoon's Over
    February 20, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A year after the Anderson family started their weight-loss journey, they find that the honeymoon period is over as they begin to struggle. Their 600-lb cousin Shavonne wants to follow in their footsteps, but can they motivate her?
  8. 8. Bedbound or Rebound
    February 27, 2019
    42min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Shavonne calls out the family. Naomi gets devastating news that might derail her goals. Drew attempts to reenter the dating world for the first time in a decade. Chitoka tries to get back on track, but it could be too late.
  9. 9. Truth and Temptation
    March 6, 2019
    41min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The Anderson family works through their issues in group therapy. Chitoka and Shavonne face the painful memories that have kept them from losing more weight. With Shavonne's surgery in sight, will she give into temptation?
  10. 10. Risks and Reveals
    March 13, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Shavonne undergoes high-risk surgery. Chitoka struggles to lose enough to be approved for skin-tightening surgery. Drew works up the courage to go on another date. The family throws a party for Shavonne to reveal her weight loss.
  11. 101. Post-Op: Casey's Update
    October 20, 2022
    6min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Casey's life of video games and junk food led him to weigh over 700 pounds, but after drastically changing his lifestyle, he has finally seen the light.
  12. 102. Post-Op: Amy's Update
    March 14, 2021
    5min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Amy's job as a teacher requires her to be up and active, but that was hard at her size. See how surgery has helped her find the best version of herself.
  13. 103. Post-Op: Amanda's Update
    October 20, 2022
    5min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    After a cancer diagnosis, Amanda found out she was too heavy for treatment. Now that she is losing weight, see how her entire outlook on life has changed.
  14. 104. Post-Op: Ed's Update
    October 20, 2022
    5min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Ed's disregard for exercise and nutrition affected both his weight and his children. Following his surgery, Ed is now on the path to becoming the best father he can be.
  15. 106. Post-Op: Drew's Update
    October 20, 2022
    5min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    After losing over 300 pounds, Drew has reverted back to his bad habits and old ways. With the honeymoon over, will he be able to bounce back?
  16. 107. Post-Op: Naomi's Update
    October 20, 2022
    5min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    After facing a devastating loss, Naomi began to regain the weight. Find out how she's coping and moving forward a year after surgery.

Bonus

  • Post-Op: Chitoka's Update
    5min
    TV-14

    She's no longer bedbound, but Chitoka still finds it hard to get up and get out. See how life is a year after her surgery.

  • Post-Op: Shavonne's Update
    5min
    TV-14

    Following her family's success, Shavonne decided to start a weight loss journey of her own. See how, step-by-step, she is sticking to her goals and continuing to lose weight after surgery.

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