Gwen Shamblin: Starving for Salvation News Update, Official Preview Video, Plot, Full Cast


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Update: February 7, 2023

The Lifetime original movie Gwen Shamblin: Starving for Salvation is now free to watch on Lifetime (link below). Plus learn when there will be future showings on Lifetime, learn the full cast, plot and much more.

Jennifer Grey stars as charismatic and controversial church leader and weight loss guru Gwen Shamblin in this movie based on a real story and premiered Saturday, February 4.

If you missed the premiere, this Lifetime original movie returns to the network on Thursday, February 9 at 11:03 PM ET; Saturday, February 11 at 6:00 PM ET; Friday, February 17 at 10:03 PM ET; and Saturday, February 18 2:04 AM ET. The countdown clock blelow is set for Friday, February 17 at 10:03 PM.

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Lifetime is also streaming this movie and you can watch it here: (Link).

Official Preview Video

Below is the official preview video for Gwen Shamblin: Starving for Salvation.

Gwen Shamblin: Starving for Salvation Plot

Gwen Shamblin: Starving for Salvation tells the fascinating true story of controversial religious figure Gwen Shamblin, who become wealthy and famousas a result of her Christian diet program the Weigh Down Workshop and as the founder of the Remnant Fellowship. Shamblin's diet program faced shocking accusations of cult practices, physical and emotional abuse.

Directed by John L'Ecuyer. Written by Richard Blaney and Gregory Small.

Full Cast

  • Jennifer Grey
  • Brittany Drisdelle
  • Karen Cliche
  • Jorja Cadence
  • Vincent Walsh
  • Michael Hearn
  • Connor McMahon

On Social Media

Below are some messages that Jennifer Grey has posted to Instagram about this movie leading up to the premiere.

Contact Information

Below is contact information for Jennifer Grey at Untitled Entertainment and United Talent Agency.

Untitled Entertainment
350 S Beverly Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Phone: (310) 601-2100

United Talent Agency
9336 Civic Center Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

Phone: (310) 273 6700



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