Danni Allen Sheds 121 Pounds To Become NBC’s ‘Biggest Loser’

Tue, March 19, 2013 8:51am EDT by 6 Comments
Biggest Loser Winner Danni Allen
Courtesy of NBC

The 26-year-old was crowned winner of the 14th season of the competitive weight-loss show as a member of tough trainer Jillian Michaels’ team. After losing 121 pounds, she shed nearly half her body weight! Watch the emotional finale.

Danni Allen lost a lot of weight, but gained a whole new life on March 18 when she was crowned season 14 winner of NBC’s competitive weight-loss show The Biggest Loser. The advertising account coordinator, 26, shed a total of 121 pounds — 46.9 percent of her starting body weight — and took home the grand prize of $250,000!

In the live finale weigh-in, Danni was up against season favorites Jackson Carter, 21, and Jeff Nichols, 24. Although Jackson lost a total of 42.07 percent body weight and dropped from 328 pounds to 190, he didn’t make it to the final two. So Danni and Jeff went head-to-head for a final weigh-in showdown.

Danni & Jeff Face Off In Final Weigh-In

Of the final two, Jeff was the first to hop on the scale. He weighed in at 207, dropping from his starting weight of 388, losing a total of 181 pounds and a percentage of 46.65. But Danni was the last to jump on the scale, and when she weighed in at 137 pounds — a dramatic 121-pound loss from her starting 258-pound frame — it was clear she was the winner after losing a total of 46.9 percentage of her body weight!

Danni Allen Crowned Biggest Loser

Before her final weigh-in, Danni revealed that even if she wasn’t the winner, she was still super proud of herself.

“I didn’t know that my dreams were possible, and I finally feel like my dream’s come true,”  she said before her last weigh-in. “I feel whole again and it just took clearing out all that mental stuff that I had going on to get to this place.”

But she did win — and she immediately erupted in tears when she was crowned the winner!

As the confetti fell, she hugged her tough-as-nails trainer Jillian Michaels after her big win. Congrats to Danni!

Watch Danni Allen Win ‘The Biggest Loser’ Below:

What do YOU think of Danni winning it all on ‘The Biggest Loser’ Hollywoodlifers? Do you think she should have won? Let us know in the comments below!

– Christina Stiehl

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j

Posted at 5:18 PM on January 22, 2014  

paulyou sound like a damn idiot these ppl put their hearts out there for the world to see and they fight a much bigger battle then just a physical weight loss!!
#dumbheartless lame

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paul

Posted at 7:43 AM on March 21, 2013  

i dont watch biggest looser and i can’t because i just can’t bear to watch such a disgusting display nor can i understand how others could bear. But in saying that congratulations to all who put in the hard work to better there health there well being for thinking of there family and the poor souls who had to use extreme self control to not be sick looking at such a gross disgusting sight

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Kat

Posted at 9:27 PM on March 19, 2013  

Danni you have worked so hard I have cheered for you since the very beginning love you girl

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Candace

Posted at 10:39 AM on March 19, 2013  

Good for Her :) Hard work really pays off people “)

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KELLY

Posted at 1:19 PM on March 19, 2013  

I CANOT BELEVE YOU WON U R MY HERO

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Kat

Posted at 9:28 PM on March 19, 2013  

You are so so so right

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