October 17, 2010

Fraud: Jillian Michaels? (VIDEO)

In recent months Jillian Michaels has been facing several lawsuits over her dietary supplements, with some people claiming they do not offer the diet and fitness benefits she claims. And now a columnist in the LA Times has gone further and said Jillian is a "fraud"!

The response from Jillian Michaels: "Apparently I'm an actress. Shame on the Los Angeles Times for saying I'm a fraud and not a trainer. I currently own two certifications, one of which doesn't expire." For more see below.

jillian michaels: "Apparently I'm an actress? Shame on the Los Angeles Times for saying I'm a fraud"

Jillian Michaels, who has appeared on NBC's The Biggest Loser and Losing It with Jillian, is firing back at the Los Angeles Times, which printed a scathing op-ed piece this week, calling her "an actress playing the role of fitness trainer." Among the allegations in the piece (written by James S. Fell, a certified health expert based in Canada): Michaels' techniques are shoddy and her routines unsafe. PHOTOS: Amazing Biggest Loser makeovers Asked about the claims Wednesday at a Guess/Marie Claire event, Michaels scoffed.

Posted at October 17, 2010 6:18 AM