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Teen Mother Spinoff: New Title, Solid (And Firings!) Confirmed!

As we reported again in March, MTV is planning to provide one more Teen Mother spinoff collection.

However this time, the franchise is contracting, not increasing.

The brand new present will function a substitute for each Teen Mother OG and Teen Mother 2.

The casts of the 2 exhibits shall be mixed into one, which is able to clearly imply much less display screen time for everybody concerned.

The truth is, in line with The Ashley’s Actuality Roundup, two Teen Mother stars have already been fired.

Okay, technically solely one in all them was let go — insiders say Mackenzie McKee was by no means contacted about showing on the brand new present, which is already filming.

Kailyn Lowry additionally is not going to be collaborating, however the resolution was reportedly hers.

Lowry has been clashing with producers in latest months and on a latest episode of TM2, she quite boldly knowledgeable her bosses that she makes more cash from podcasting than from showing on MTV.

So yeah, formally, the choice was hers, however she in all probability would’ve remained on the solid if she had been nonetheless getting alongside along with her bosses.

Anyway, The Ashley reported final week that the brand new present shall be referred to as Teen Mother Legacy.

However in line with a new report from The Ashley, that corny title has been modified to the marginally less-corny Teen Mother: The Subsequent Chapter.

Nonetheless sounds kind of like a Star Trek spinoff, however the brand new identify is considerably much less absurd.

MTV has confirmed that the present is at the moment filming and is about to premiere “quickly.”

“The casts of ‘Teen Mother OG’ and ‘Teen Mother 2’ are every at the moment in several phases of motherhood – some have children in diapers, whereas others are actually parenting youngsters!” reads a press launch from the community.

“However all of them share the distinctive expertise of momming so younger,” the assertion continues.

“For the primary time, the mothers and all their tales shall be introduced collectively in a single supersized collection that focuses on the distinctive bond this ‘Mother Group’ shares as they face the fact of parenthood and adulting whereas coming into this subsequent section of life collectively.”

You virtually must admire the spin that MTV’s PR division has placed on this little experiment.

Teen Mother scores have been declining for years — each collection which are being mixed right here have constantly failed to achieve the half 1,000,000 viewers mark in recent times.

And the community is chopping ties with two of its best-known stars (Kailyn and Mackenzie are each divisive figures, however there isn’t any denying that they are well-known.

And but, MTV execs are making it sound like that is an thrilling new undertaking for everybody concerned.

Make no mistake — what it truly is is a last-ditch effort to rescue a franchise that was as soon as a scores juggernaut.

“That is like their last-ditch effort to maintain the exhibits going…There are simply too many individuals engaged on this franchise and it’s not bringing within the scores and cash it as soon as did,” one insider tells The Ashley.

“They wanted to give you a option to maintain the present going however in a less expensive approach. The casts’ salaries are monumental and it prices some huge cash to fly everywhere in the nation to movie the women.” 

So if you happen to’re nonetheless a hardcore Teen Mother fan, be certain that to tune into Subsequent Chapter and encourage your pals to do the identical.

As a result of if this factor does not catch on, that’ll probably be it for Leah Messer, Amber Portwood, and firm.


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