Mario Lopez talks “Tanked,” deep influence of Boys & Girls Club on his life


On a hot, sunny afternoon in Southern California’s San Gabriel Valley, “Extra” host Mario Lopez leads a group of enthusiastic kids from the Boys and Girls Club in a calisthenics drill – along with two somewhat reluctant New Yorkers who build exotic fish tanks for a living.

“Brett and I are not in the greatest shape – he’s got bad knees, I’ve got a big belly – but it it was fun,” admitted Wayde King, who alongside Brett Raymer stars in Animal Planet’s hit reality show “Tanked.” (read more at