"Obesity America's other Enemy" official Movie Trailer

Obesity in American is a major epidemic that has disabled and claimed millions of lives due to poor diet and sedentary lifestyle. New Jersey filmmaker and weight loss success Lionell Dixon is currently filming health documentary, "Obesity America's other Enemy" which is expected to release early 2020.

About the Film

Obesity among Americans is a serious deadly epidemic.


Obesity is among one of the top deadliest epidemics in America. With direct ties to diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, stroke, cancer, and death, mortality rates continue to trend upward. According to the CDC, in 2010, 2.5 million Americans died due to obesity-related illnesses. This documentary will provide valuable information meant for fighting and overcoming America's other enemy once and for all. 

Filmmaker and weight loss success Lionell  Dixon makes it debut film, Obesity "America's otherEnemy"

Director & Cast

Obesity "America's other Enemy" is currently being filmed and directed by upcoming New Jersey filmmaker Lionell Dixon. 

Lionell or "Lonnie Fresh" is best known for his phenominal 150 pound weight loss transformation. In recent years, he has gained mainstream media attention for his advocacy towards fighting and overcoming obesity. 

This documentary also includes a list of health and fitness advocates, health care professionals, clinical psychologist, herbalist, and some real life-changing testimonies that would likely bring tears to your eyes.  

Obesity America's other enemy poster

Now Filming

Obesity "America's other Enemy" began filming at the end of February 2019 in Chicago, Illinois with book author and ongoing weight loss success Marqus Taylor. The release year for this documentary is 2020. 


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Obesity "America's other Enemy"