LOS ANGELES ““ Annette “˜Nettie” Nelson managed to do something that some contestants on the hit FOX game show, “Moment of Truth” could not do ““ i.e. tell the truth without totally embarrassing or humiliating a loved one! Instead, the fifty-something San Diego woman managed to walk away with forgiveness in her heart; her marriage intact, and $200,000 richer ““ the most winnings of any contestant on the “Moment of Truth.” The episode aired on July 1 at 8 p.m. on FOX. Check your local listings.
A real estate investor and part-time actress, Nelson decided to try out for the “Moment of Truth” as a way to set the record straight with some business associates. Along with her husband , Larry, Nelson runs the Ocean Breeze Real Estate Investment Club in San Diego . The couple has managed up to 25 pieces of property in the San Diego , Lancaster , Palmdale, Santa Maria , Utah and Hesperia areas. Nelson’s husband will appear on the tonight’s episode as well. Happily married for eight years, the Nelsons resides in Encinitas , Calif.
To land a spot on the game show, Nelson first auditioned in San Diego , which led to a series of auditions and testing before chosen as a contestant. “This has been an incredible experience,” says Nelson. “I still can’t believe this happened to me. I’m so thankful for the opportunity.”