During her more than 30-year career, Ricki Lake has been through it all: weight woes, heartbreak and even unthinkable loss.
“She’s the first to admit that life has been rough at times,” notes an OK! insider. “There have been lots of tears and periods of uncertainty.” But the actress survived — and she’s stronger because of it. “Ricki’s learned so much about herself these last few years and she’s telling mates she’s never felt happier,” spills the insider.
As she celebrates her one-year anniversary with her fashion exec boyfriend, 55-year-old Jeff Scult, the star’s found inner peace. “Ricki says Jeff’s love saved her, and she’s finally content with herself,” the insider continues. “It’s been a long journey, but now she wants to help others — so she’s speaking out and telling her story.”
Lake, 52, has struggled with her weight ……
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