Denise "Deni" Hill, a 59-year-old Bountiful, Utah, mother of eight, won $100,000 on NBC's "The Biggest Loser" TV show last week, for losing the highest percentage of weight among the previously eliminated contestants.
Hill went from 256 pounds at the beginning of the competition to 131 at the season finale. She lost 125 pounds, or 48.83 percent of her body weight.
She was only slightly bested by grand-prize winner Olivia Ward, who went from 261 pounds to 132, for a 49.2 percent weight loss. Ward won the $250,000 grand prize and title of "Biggest Loser."