Moving to Los Angeles in the early 1990s, Harper soon developed a celebrity clientele.Actress Jennifer Jason Leigh was one of his first famous clients.trainer and his beau looked so in love while they walked hand in hand down the sidewalk.Bob‘s role on the hit NBC weight loss series will be switching to host on the upcoming season as longtime host Alison Sweeney has left the show. 15 pictures inside of Bob Harper and his boyfriend…Harper kept his enthusiasm for what he does as a trainer, even after spending more than 15 seasons on the reality series. The conversation was prompted by Saleem's struggle with coming out to his family, particularly his father.Harper opened up to the participant, sharing his experience of coming out to his family when he was 17 years old.He met comedienne Ellen De Generes at a party, and began working with her as well.Harper was then asked to audition for a makeover show called .
Harper still teaches regular classes in Los Angeles and works as a yoga instructor.
Bob Harper attended Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee but did not graduate.
Harper has first worked as a personal trainer for celebrity clients, including Jennifer Jason Leigh.
Harper revealed he came out to his parents at 17, but that this was his first time ever addressing his sexuality publicly in his career. On February 12, 2017, Harper suffered a heart attack.
Born on August 18, 1965, in Nashville, Tennessee, Bob Harper was raised on a cattle farm before he discovered his passion for fitness after college, and moved to Los Angeles.