January 04, 2006 12:02 AM by Joe Blackmon
The Biggest Loser is back with a two-hour special edition. In this episode, the Muha family will battle the Samuels family in hopes of winning a $50,000 prize. The Biggest Loser: Special Edition brings back trainers Jillian and Bob to help two families desperate to change their lives.
The two families will face the emotional, life-changing events that initially caused their weight gain, as well as a dessert challenge where the families must work together to carry ice cream boats across the desert to win great prizes. In the last hour of the special, the family with the highest percentage of weight loss will be the winners. Caroline Rhea (Sabrina the Teenage Witch) hosts. The Biggest Loser: Special Edition airs on NBC on Wednesday, January 4, 2006 at 8PM ET.