Major Slim Downs: Stars Who Underwent Weight Loss Surgery

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  • Chris Christie
  • Jesse Jackson Jr.
  • Star Jones
  • Al Roker
  • Randy Jackson
  • Patti Austin
  • Paul Wall

Christie Shapes Up

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is the latest high-profile star to take drastic measures to lose weight. Long criticized for his large frame, Christie underwent weight loss surgery in February, and said in a recent interview that he's looking forward to "a really active next half of my life." Keep reading for a look at other stars who went under the knife. — Britt Middleton

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