In a statement Wednesday, the network and production company Shine America said they and Michaels have decided to part ways, and she won't be back on “Biggest Loser” this fall.
This is the third time that Michaels, known for her tough, drill-sergeant approach when working with contestants, has left the series.
Asked if she might return again, a production company spokesman said the focus was on the upcoming season, No. 16.
There was no immediate response Wednesday from Michaels' representative to an email request.
Michaels' replacement on “The Biggest Loser” was not announced.
The series is scheduled to return to NBC in September.
More Entertainment Headlines
Monday’s highlights on TV ‘Wolf Totem’ offers majestic vistas and real wolves Upcoming local book events ‘90 Minutes in Heaven’ misses the big picture ‘Super Mario Bros.,’ is 30: Thanks for the lessons big and small Capsule reviews of the next week’s video releases, on DVD and Blu-ray Astronauts have read ‘The Martian,’ now can’t wait for movie Saturday’s highlights on TV
Our to-do list full of ideas for your weekend
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.