Four teenage mothers provide unprecedented access to their challenges with parenthood in docu-series TEEN MOM 2, premiering Tuesday, Jan. 11 at 10 pm ET/PT on MTV. The new season follows Chelsea, Jenelle, Kailyn, and Leah who were featured on the second season of the popular 16 AND PREGNANT. The series is told first hand by each girl, and goes inside the harsh realities, difficult relationships, and tough choices these young moms make as they strive to give their children the best life possible. Episodes are also available on mtv.ca following their airing on MTV.
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A proven hit with audiences, Season 1 of TEEN MOM was split into two parts, the first premiering in December 2009 and the second in July 2010. Audiences were drawn in by moms Maci, Farrah, Catelynn, and Amber and their stories of struggle and triumph. Both the first and second part of the season won its Tuesday 10 p.m. ET/PT timeslot across all Canadian and US non-sports specialty for P12-34. Since its premiere in 2009, TEEN MOM has seen impressive audience growth in the major demos, including 53% (P2+), 44% (P12-34), and 29% (F18-34).
In TEEN MOM 2, the four new mothers deal with the hurdles and hardships of becoming a teen mom. Leah, a former cheerleader sacrificed everything her senior year in order to graduate, is faced with being a mother of twins, and coping with a life-changing health scare. Since giving birth to her son Jace, Jenelle has had a hard time facing the responsibilities of motherhood and must learn to get her life together before her son is taken away. Chelsea struggles to patch up a rocky relationship with the father of her daughter, Aubree. Kailyn, who tried to cover up her pregnancy on 16 AND PREGNANT, faces financial trouble juggling two jobs and supporting her son after being abandoned by her own mother.
Source: BBM Canada