Through the years, many critics have blasted MTV for the creation of the Teen Mother franchise.
These people have questioned whether or not it was a fantastic thought to make celebrities out of younger girls who had been anticipating infants, thereby glorifying a growth that could be essentially the most difficult one an individual can face.
It is now clear that the cable community has thought of these objections, weighed them rigorously…
… after which completely and fully ignored such chatter for the sake of rankings.
On Monday night time, MTV debuted the primary teaser for Teen Mother: Younger and Pregnant, a redundantly named spinoff of Teen Mother; which, itself, was a derivative of 16 and Pregnant.
(Bear in mind the times when MTV truly aired music movies? Neither can we.)
In accordance with the official community announcement, the sequence will monitor the lives of 5 anticipating girls and “present the highs and lows of their being pregnant journeys — and the unbelievable adjustments they endure after the infants are born.
“From pleasure to concern, this group of ladies will take viewers inside their emotional lives.”
As a result of that is precisely what susceptible teenager who’re about to turn into dad and mom really want: to share their emotional lives with thousands and thousands of strangers.
MTV goes on to write down that “Teen Mother OG and Teen Mother 2 girls have proven us by means of the years… [that] worlds are about to alter perpetually and [when] it is time to “mother up.”
Sure, mother up.
MTV simply turned parenthood right into a catchphrase.
We’re stunning it did not embody a hashtag together with it.
Teen Mother: Younger and Pregnant will premiere on Monday, March 12 at 10/9c, following a brand new installment of Teen Mother OG.
Take a look at the preview under:
As for the younger girls on the middle of the upcoming actuality present?
Put together to fulfill them under…
Ashley, 20: Described as a typical get together lady in Las Vegas, she and her boyfriend, Bariki (Bar) just lately discovered they had been having a child.
Their very own moms are “continuously at odds,” MTV teases, which not solely causes points inside their relationship, “however palpable friction between Bar and Ashley’s mother.”
Brianna, 17: She and her transgender boyfriend Danae have at all times had an up-and-down relationship. Throughout one break up, Brianna slept with an previous pal and acquired pregnant.
Nevertheless, now Danae is again within the image and has vowed to boost the newborn as his personal… but Brianna’s mother questions Danae’s capability to help her little one.
Jade, 20: From an unstable relationship along with her dad and mom to her boyfriend Sean, Jade has at all times taken care of others, the community writes.
Now that she’s anticipating her first child, she’s conscious that she’ll want her dad and mom help greater than ever and she or he’s frightened that she gained’t be capable of depend on them.
Kayla, 18: Described as “the lady subsequent door,” Kayla apparently had a impolite awakening when she found she was anticipating.
Kayla was raised by a single mom and subsequently understands the sacrifices and struggles such a life requires.
Whereas her personal being pregnant wasn’t deliberate, Kayla was excited to have a child along with her long-time boyfriend, Stephan.
However now she’s battling the selection to remain within the relationship for the sake of her child or elevate the infant on her personal.
Lexi, 17: From a small city, she’s the top cheerleader and she or he’s a part of a supportive and loving household.
She additionally acquired pregnant by her boyfriend of 4 years, Kyler.
In consequence, she feels remoted from her buddies and has turn into the topic of her small, conservative city’s gossip mill.
MTV asks: Will she be capable of get well her fame, or will she perpetually be referred to as the nice lady gone dangerous?
Will you be tuning in for Teen Mother: Younger and Pregnant?