One man's struggle... A nation's dilemma.
Miles Forman is one of millions of Americans whose dysfunctional upbringing paved the way for a life of inactivity, self-loathing and the burden of being overweight. Stunned by the notion that he could be fat for the rest of his life, Miles Forman exposes himself with gritty resolution and a sense of humor in his last ditch effort to win the battle of the bulge. Inspiration arrives. Action follows. As he peels off the pounds with the help of fitness guru Mike Manno, we discover why the odds are against us, why quick-fix fad diets don't work and some startling facts and figures about the $40 billion dollar a year diet industry.
Fatboy started out as a mission - it became Miles Forman's salvation.