Celebrity slimmers: see the stars who've shed the pounds

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Celebrity slimmers: see the stars who've shed the pounds

Ricky Gervais' motivation for losing nearly two stone wasn’t his new Hollywood career, but rather his health. The British comedian has stuck to a strict exercise regime that includes training for an hour a day, a regular runs around Hampstead Heath. "I thought enough is enough. I need to look after myself," Ricky has said. I am nearly 50 – I don’t want to die…I have lost about 20 lbs. I think that’s enough. I haven’t stopped eating anything, its just exercise"