70-Stone and Almost Dead

70-Stone and Almost Dead

About this programme

Documentary following Keith Martin, who weighs 70 stone and has not left his home for 11 years, as he enlists obesity specialists at the Homerton University Hospital in east London to help prepare him for life-saving surgery. The team quickly realises that operating immediately is not an option, so puts him on an eight-month diet and exercise plan to give the procedure the best chance of success.

Cast and crew


Executive Producer
Elspeth O'Hare
Series Director
Tom Watt-Smith
Series Producer
Jo Scott