Perhaps this can be described as a madness brought on by loss and anguish, some began slander in the press.
A few years later, she was in the episode "I Can't Help Saying Goodbye" of the horror series Tales from the Darkside, playing a young girl who could sense when others were going to die shortly before their deaths.
On January 6, 1993, then 16-year-old Sweeney first appeared in the role of Samantha "Sami" Brady in the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives—a show of which she was a fan. She eventually was a US dress size 12 (UK dress size 16), not obese by medical standards, but still larger than her television peers.
She documented all the tabloid talk and personal anguish in her 2004 memoir, All The Days of My Life (So Far).
It is impossible to describe the void that existed in my heart for years.In 2007, Sweeney took over hosting duties on The Biggest Loser, replacing Caroline Rhea since the fourth season.She was surprised but happy to be offered the role, where she is able to cheer on contestants and share their victories.A struggling actress (Maggie Lawson) falls back in love with acting (and in love with her director!) when she's cast in a modern production of A Christmas Carol.