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Perfect Body

Perfect Body

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Monday, September 08, 1997 9.6 16 2
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  • Season: 1997-98
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Sports, Children/Teens, Medical/Disease/Mental Illness, Addiction Story

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Plot Synopsis

A 15-year-old gymnast who dreams of going to the Olympics starves herself into perfection because her demanding coach preaches that being lighter wins gold medals. Her eating disorder escalates when a fellow athlete shows her how to binge and purge. When her parents fail to insist that her training come second to her welfare, the young athlete becomes dangerously ill from her bulimia.


Production Company:

  • Polone/Winer IAW NBC

Production Type:

  • In-House
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