“Kate Plus 8” Canceled by TLC

TLC has announced is canceling “Kate Plus 8” after a total of eight seasons. The network released a statement saying “Kate Plus 8” will go out September 12 with its 150th episode jahreskalender 2019 excel kostenlos.

            The reality series started out in 2007 as “Jon and Kate Plus 8,” the story of Jon and Kate Gosselin, a Pennsylvania couple raising twins and sextuplets fortnite nintendo. Touted as a chronicle of daily life, it often received criticism for gimmicky stunts such as Kate’s plastic surgery and a vow renewal that turned into a full out location wedding herunterladen. Not to mention regularly voiced concerns from the public and childcare experts regarding how being taped several days a week might affect the children city skylines kostenlos herunterladen.

            In April 2009, Jon Gosselin was spotted out on the town with several women, prompting rumors of a split knipprogramma xp downloaden gratis. Both spouses initially denied any trouble. However when the fifth season premiered on June 22, 2009 the couple announced they were separating. The episode marked the ratings high water mark for the series with 10.6 million viewers tuning in wie schnell kann die ps4 downloaden. It was the most-watched in TLC’s history. The couple announced their divorce in December 2009.

            In September 2009, TLC announced the decision to remove Jon Gosselin from the series and rename it “Kate Plus 8.” The show would now focus on Kate Gosselin’s experiences as a single parent with eight children herunterladen. Jon Gosselin was to continue with the series but in a less frequent capacity.

            Jon Gosselin’s response to this was to issue a flurry of cease and desist letters to TLC 3d spiele kostenlos downloaden vollversion. Camera crews were barred from the couple’s property on October 1, 2009. After some legal wrangling, TLC was able to premier “Kate Plus 8” on June 6, 2010 wetransfer wie oft herunterladen.

            Ratings for the series have continued to fall from the season five high point with the most recent episode on August 8 viewed by 1.09 million people vlc player herunterladen kostenlos.

            Jon and Kate Gosselin married on June 12, 1999. Twins Cara Nicole and Madelyn Kate were born following fertility treatments on October 8, 2000. Sextuplets Alexis Faith, Hannah Joy, Aaden Jonathan, Collin Thomas, Leah Hope and Joel Kevin were born on May 10, 2004, gaining the family national fame.

            Prior to being given their own reality series, the family was featured in two television specials revolving around the life of a family with multiples.

            While TLC has canceled “Kate Plus 8” it has not closed the door on the possibility of future visits with the family via television special.