Big Diet debuts in Holland.

Big Diet debuts in Holland.
Endemol’s Big Diet, which is like Big Brother except the people locked in the house are overweight and have both healthy food and junk food available to them, has debuted in Holland. The losers are kicked out based upon how much weight they fail to lose.

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