“The Biggest Loser” trainer Bob Harper comes out publicly as a gay man during episode of NBC show
Hooray for Bob Harper, one of the trainers on NBC’s The Biggest Loser, for coming out publicly as a gay man.
Bob did it within the context of his role on the show.
As he spoke with gay contestant Bobby Saleem, who had not yet come out to his father, he revealed that he came out to his family at 17.
“I’m gay,” he told Bobby.
Bob later tweeted: “THANK YOU to everyone that supported my decision to talk about being gay w/ Bobby. I felt like it was appropriate & necessary. LOVE Y’ALL!!