What Chumlee from “The Price of History” looked like and what it looks like after losing more than 70 kilos

Like a brand new man, this is how it feels Chumlee, one of the most common employees of the hit television show “The price of history” (“Paw Stars” in English), after losing more than 70 kilos after undergoing gastric sleeve surgery.

After showing the results in the operating room of the Blossom Bariatrics clinic, Austin Lee Russell, his real name, became a trend on social networks, where he looks unrecognizable.

In an interview with , this character said that He made such a decision because he felt tired of struggling with his overweight, because in 2019 he reached 160 kilos, something I had never imagined. Once he came out of the operating room, he could tell the big difference, since he weighed 86 kilos.

Now, The American is focused on the great transformation of his physique and will seek to maintain that weight, so you will have to adopt a radical change in your lifestyle; that is, eat healthy and constantly practice sports.

SO LUCÍA CHUMLEE BEFORE HER GASTRIC SLEEVE SURGERY

Before, Chumlee was not interested in his physique and he looked proud, as we see in this image captured for the program in which he works (Photo History Channel)

Before undergoing gastric sleeve surgery, which involves an operation to remove a large part of the stomach and create a smaller, banana-sized gastric pouch to decrease the patient’s appetite, Chumlee looked in “The Price of History”, which is broadcast by History Channel, with several extra kilos.

In "The Price of History", in addition to being considered the comic part, he stood out for being a specialist in various subjects.  Here wearing a peculiar case and holding an object (Photo History Channel)
In “The Price of History”, in addition to being considered the comic part, he stood out for being a specialist in various subjects. Here wearing a peculiar case and holding an object (Photo History Channel)

As he told the American website TMZ, years ago he thought that before staying healthy he was more interested in being focused on himself, so he had to indulge whatever he wanted. And boy did we notice.

Chumlee noticed that her weight was not healthy and decided to give it a solution (Photo: History Channel)
Chumlee noticed that her weight was not healthy and decided to give it a solution (Photo: History Channel)

Nevertheless, one day he said enough and wanted to fight his overweight And although he really wanted to, the results were not what he expected. Something that he wanted to happen quickly.

THIS IS WHAT CHUMLEE LOOKS AFTER HER GASTRIC SLEEVE SURGERY

The American proudly showing off his new physique on his social networks.  Here sunbathing with sunglasses (Photo: Chumlee / Instagram)
The American proudly showing off his new physique on his social networks. Here sunbathing with sunglasses (Photo: Chumlee / Instagram)

Once you made the decision to undergo gastric sleeve operation, the results were what he had longed for.

Here, the character of "The price of history" in a gym where his face can be seen uncovered, where you can see his notable decrease in weight (Photo: Chumlee / Instagram)
Here, the character of “The price of history” in a gym where his face can be seen uncovered, where you can see his notable decrease in weight (Photo: Chumlee / Instagram)

So much was his pride at having lost more than 70 kilos, that he did not hesitate to share images on his social networks, where several noticed the great difference, receiving thousands of “likes”.

The character is very happy about his transformation with his friends.  Here wearing a jacket, hat and transparent glasses (Photo: Chumlee / Instagram)
The character is very happy about his transformation with his friends. Here wearing a jacket, hat and transparent glasses (Photo: Chumlee / Instagram)

Currently, is focused on staying fit and continue to enjoy life healthily, since, as he said, he will not neglect his health again.

This image is from April 29, 2020 when his transformation process was beginning.  Here in front of the microphone where he wrote as a message: "You could have everything you want, if you can put your heart and soul in everything you do" (Photo: Chumlee / Instagram)
This image is from April 29, 2020 when his transformation process was beginning. Here in front of the microphone where he wrote as a message: “You could have everything you want, if you can put your heart and soul in everything you do” (Photo: Chumlee / Instagram)

Likewise, he does not hesitate to show off with his friends, who enjoy his company and highlight “being who you are.”

WHO IS CHUMLEE?

Chumlee, whose real name is Austin Russell was born in Henderson, Nevada, on September 8, 1982. He is a recognized character from the program “The price of history”, where he works at the Gold and Silver pawn shop in Las Vegas with Rick Harrison.

He was hired in 2004 by pawnshop co-owner Rick Harrison, thanks to his high school friendship with his brother Crey Harrison. In 2009, he was the only non-member of the Harrison clan to have a cast role when “Pawn Stars” debuted., where, in addition to being the comic part, he is valued for being a specialist in pinball machines, basketball shoes, radio-controlled toys and video games.

Due to her popularity, Chumlee started her own business designing t-shirts, selling novelty items, and organizing her own personal presentations. For each chapter of “The price of history” earns US $ 25,000 and has a net value of 5 million dollars, according .

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