Kirstie Alley is back with her new reality series ‘Kirstie Alley’s Big Life,’ on A&E. The reality series is an upbeat look at Kirstie’s well documented ‘battle of the bulge,’ and her family life. The series coincides with Kirstie’s launch of a new weight loss company, Organic Liaisons. “Kirstie Alley’s Big Life’ premieres Sunday, March 21 at 10PM ET/PT with back-to-back episodes.
A&E presents “Kirstie Alley’s Big Life,” a new real-life series that will chronicle the extraordinary life of Golden Globe and two-time Emmy winner Kirstie Alley from her journey with her weight loss program to her life as a single mother trying to raise two normal teenagers in the Hollywood spotlight.
Kirstie Alley has a big life, and that is not just about her weight, Kirstie said in a New York media event that I was able to attend. Kirstie has a full life, as a single mother of two teenagers, a businesswomen and a media personality. Alley’s new show is an entertaining look at her life and weight struggles, which Kirstie says is unique among reality shows largely because of its positive focus.
“This show has been cathartic for me…shown me who I really am…again,” says Alley, “And it’s really freaking funny.”
Kirstie Alley’s Big Life is a a reality show without the meanness and backbiting that usually accompanies reality TV. Kirstie Alley described her family as eccentric, and a little innocent. Kirstie presents herself as a person who loves life, and all living creatures. The vivacious actress has a house full of animals, including lemurs. In the third episode she is humane to a rat that keeps breaking into her house.
Alley is a proponent of Organic food and supplements. The actress is outspoken about the dangers of chemicals in foods, particularly dangers to young children with growing bodies.
Kirstie’s comedic and unique take on her battle with weight loss will be a main focus of the show,. At the same time, Kirstie is launching her new weight loss company, Organic Liasons. She’s also producing a feature film, patenting multiple inventions, working hard to raise two normal Hollywood teenagers, True and Lillie, taking care of eight ringtail lemurs, and on top of everything, looking for love…nothing like a little pressure.
Many people remember Kirstie as a Romulan-Vulcan officer in Star Trek II, a sexy Emmy-winner as Rebecca Howe in “Cheers,” the star of blockbuster films Look Who’s Talking and Drop Dead Gorgeous and of course, for her star turns in “Veronica’s Closet” and “Fat Actress.” For three decades Kirstie has been making headlines and staying in the forefront of the American conscience. Now, she’s granting her fans unprecedented access inside her life…and what a life it is.
“Kirstie Alley’s Big Life” is produced by FremantleMedia North America for A&E Network. George Moll and Kirstie Alley serve as Executive Producers. Robert Sharenow and Colleen Conway will serve as Executive Producers for A&E.