Casey King, the charismatic star of the new season of TLC's Family by the Ton, a spin-off of his hit reality show My 600-lb Life is serious to change his lifestyle. But that does not make it easy. The 700-pound 34-year-old Georgian lives with his father and spends most of his days playing video games from his bed.
In this exclusive clip from the Wednesday Sea Episode of Family by the Tone Men's Health provided by TLC, King attempts to adapt to his new eating habits recommended by a nutritionist , His mother comes to his and that of his father's to help prepare the food for his meal plan, and the conversation becomes tense as they debate his passion for video games.
"The only thing I like when I was a little kid was video games," King says, adding that he would play the games even if he dropped to 200 pounds. According to her mother, she does not believe that video games are the problem, but he should move more. "I'm done with Casey for these video games," she admits. "The bottom line is I'll support Casey regardless of what he does, but I'm still going to push him a bit."
She cooks a salad with meat and cheese, and it turns out King likes it a lot. "It tastes good," he says.
"My mother has always been my number one supporter," he tells the camera. "She is literally my biggest fan I did not deserve."