Valerie Bertinelli pledged to lose 30 pounds in only a few months. Going public with her goal "is the motivation I need," Bertinelli told People Magazine. "I need to do this in front of millions of people so I can't mess up." Valerie also said: "It is freeing because I can say it first: I know what you're thinking – I'm fat."Read Full Story
Valerie Bertinelli posed in a bikini for the People Magazine cover in early 2009. Bertinelli was 48 years old.