Style Network's weight loss superstar Ruby Gettinger just conquered one of the most punishing mountains in L.A. ... on a scorching hot day ... not bad for someone who could barely walk for 5 mins… READ MORE >
Ruby Gettinger of Savannah, Georgia, was born January 24, 1963 in Portugal. She is the star of Style Network's highest-rated show "Ruby." The reality show documents her weight-loss journey to a goal of 150 pounds. Gettinger signed on to do the series in 2008 hoping to "inspire others." She told In Touch magazine in November 2008 that her dream was "to help those who are on the same road." Ruby's book, called "Ruby's Diary: Reflections on All I've Lost and Gained", was released on September 8, 2009.