Marissa Jaret Winokur Marissa Jaret Winokur

Hairspray's Marissa Jaret Winokur has been sporting quite the new look lately. The actress recently lost 60 lbs, she tells The Insider.

But Jaret Winokur says her dramatic weight loss wasn't a ploy to up her Hollywood star power or change her body for superficial reasons. She did it to improve her own well-being. "When I was a size 14, I was super happy," the Retired at 35 star explains. "The Doctor [was] saying I'm not healthy...so I need[ed] to change my way of life. But, interestingly enough, there are moments in my life [where] I felt more comfortable in that body sometimes than in this body."

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