- Name: Bob Harper
- Age: 51 years old
- Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
- Occupation: Personal Trainer
- Net Worth: US $4 Million
- Status: Alive
Bob Harper is an American personal trainer, television personality and author. He rose to prominence as a fitness coach on the reality show, The Biggest Loser. Robert “Bob” Harper was born on August 18, 1965 in Nashville, Tennessee. He attended Austin Peay State University but never completed a degree.
Harper became a certified fitness instructor and moved to Los Angeles in the early 1990s. He boasts certification from the American Fitness Training of Athletics (AFTA) and from the Aerobic and Fitness Association of America (AFAA). Over the years he’s attracted celebrity clients like Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gwyneth Paltrow and Ben Stiller.
Harper made his debut on NBC’s The Biggest Loser in October 2004. He coached the ‘Blue Team’ but ended up losing to Jillian Michaels and the Red Team. The show revolves around obese contestants competing for cash based on who loses the most weight. Harper became the new host of The Biggest Loser in September 2015. The previous host was actress and reality star Alison Sweeney. Harper has made appearances on shows like Rachel Ray, The Ellen DeGeneres Show and Larry King Live. He’s an advisor on The New Celebrity Apprentice with Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Harper’s first book, Are You Ready!: Take Charge, Lose Weight, Get in Shape, and Change, was published in 2008. His other publications include The Skinny Rules (2012), Jumpstart to Skinny (2013) and Skinny Meals (2014). He’s also released work-out DVDs and a line of nutritional supplements.
Bob Harper stands 6ft tall and rules under the star sign Leo. His net worth is estimated at $4 million. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California, with his adopted dog Karl. Harper is openly gay. He came out in a 2013 episode of The Biggest Loser. He once dated real estate agent Reza Farahan. Harper suffered a heart attack in February 2017. The incident occurred while he was working out at a gym in New York City. He was hospitalized for 8 days following the incident.
Bob Harper Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Robert Harper
- Birthday: August 18, 1965
- How Old : Age: 51 years old
- Place of Birth: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
- Occupation: Personal Trainer, TV Personality, Author
- Net Worth 2017: US $4 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive