My Big Fat Fabulous Life star Buddy Bell lost weight and has been looking slimmer these days. While many people have put on a few pounds while in quarantine, Whitney Thore’s friend Buddy Bell has been successful with his weight loss. He has been able to do the complete opposite of most Americans.
Despite Buddy Bell’s past history with drug use, he now seems happy, healthy and has a new girlfriend. Continue reading on and see more about the My Big Fat Fabulous Life star.
My Big Fat Fabulous Life: TLC’s Buddy Bell Struggled with Drug Addiction
In the past, Buddy Bell dealt with an addiction to drugs. His drug of choice was cocaine. The My Big Fat Fabulous Life celeb also found himself drinking a lot during that time. However, Buddy seemingly didn’t tell many people about his addiction. His best friend Whitney Thore didn’t find out until he decided to get help. Even his girlfriend at the time, Heather Sykes was kept in the dark for a long time.
The My Big Fat Fabulous Life reality star did end up seeking help to kick his addiction. Buddy Bell went to a rehab facility. He was able to complete the program. Once he left rehab he then made the move to Washington, D.C. Since he didn’t want to be near the places where he would do drugs. However, Buddy did eventually move back to Greensboro. Since then he has been able to stay sober. Even though it hasn’t always been easy for him.
My Big Fat Fabulous Life Update: Buddy Bell Loses Weight – Drops Major Pounds
Buddy Bell seems to have made another change in his life. In addition to sticking to his sobriety, he has also been able to lose weight and shed a few pounds. Buddy recently shared an old picture of himself when he was in rehab. And he looks significantly different. It looks like he has been focusing on his health. In recent pictures of Buddy, it looks like he has slimmed down.
Although, the My Big Fat Fabulous Life cast member hasn’t spoken about his weight and his health. But, fans have taken notice of Buddy Bell’s thinner figure. It looks like he could have lost around 40 to 50 pounds. Buddy has seemingly been living with Whitney Thore during lockdown. So, there is a good chance that Whitney could have helped him with his weight loss journey. Since Whitney has been on a journey herself. She is also the co-owner of No BS Active. So, she knows a lot about health and fitness.
MBFFL Celeb Opens up about New Girlfriend
Buddy Bell has also made a change to his relationship status. He is no longer single. Buddy told My Big Fat Fabulous Life viewers that he has a new girlfriend, Brittany Sherman. She is from Charlotte. It could be that Buddy is staying with Whitney Thore so he can be closer to Brittany. Surely, Whitney doesn’t mind having her Boo Bear living with her. This also won’t be the first time the two were housemates.
My Big Fat Fabulous Life fans were disappointed when Buddy Bell announced that his new girlfriend wasn’t Whitney Thore. However, many fans were glad to see him happy with Brittany Sherman. One fan said “you look so happy and healthy. You are thriving.” Another fan said that Buddy deserves “all the happiness.”
Whitney has yet to make any public comments about Buddy’s new girlfriend. However, Whitney does follow Brittany on social media.
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