‘Teen Mother 2’ premiered in 2011, and plenty of of its OG mothers have caught with the MTV present for almost a decade. Let’s look again on their transformations, from teen mothers to adults with a number of kids!
Are you able to consider Teen Mother 2 is coming into its tenth season? Which means it has been almost 10 years since we first noticed Kailyn Lowry, Chelsea Houska, Leah Messer and Jenelle Evans first convey their motherhood journeys onto the small display, following their debuts on 16 and Pregnant. Much more amazingly, all of those stars (save for Jenelle) have remained on the present!
In honor of the Season 10 premiere on Sept. 1, 2020, let’s make a journey down MTV reminiscence lane and take a look at how a lot the mothers have reworked between Seasons 1-10. You see, it’s not solely their kids whom followers have watched develop up. A lot of the women under have been solely youngsters after they first started starring on Teen Mother 2, and at the moment are full-fledged adults with large households! Prepare for the nostalgia:
Kailyn Lowry confirmed her being pregnant to the world within the second season of 16 and Pregnant, which aired in 2010. On the time, she was solely 17 years outdated whereas carrying her firstborn son Isaac, whom she finally welcomed along with her highschool sweetheart Jo Rivera! She returned to MTV with the spin-off present Teen Mother 2 in 2010, and has stayed with the collection ever since.
Alongside the way in which, Kailyn welcomed three extra sons with two totally different exes. In 2013, Kailyn gave start to Lincoln, whom she shares with Javi Marroquin (he’s now her ex-husband). Then, in 2017 she welcomed her third youngster, Lux, and gave start to her fourth youngster, Creed, whom she each shares with Chris Lopez (they’re not courting). Kailyn is coming into Season 10 as a single mother!
Like Kailyn, Chelsea Houska was additionally a highschool senior when she made her tv debut on 16 and Pregnant. Nonetheless, she couldn’t keep at school for lengthy, as a result of she went into labor on the very first day of her senior 12 months! She was pressured to drop out of faculty and quit enjoying softball to offer start to her daughter, Aubree Skye, whom she welcomed along with her highschool boyfriend Adam Lind. Chelsea was later picked for the Teen Mother 2 spin-off collection, which premiered in 2011.
Chelsea is not with Adam, who reportedly examined optimistic for meth and was arrested for home assault in 2017. She went on to search out love with Cole DeBoer, a person that she met at a gasoline station in 2014 and married by 2016. They welcomed a son named Watson in 2017 and a daughter named Layne in 2018, and revealed in Aug. 2020 that they’ve a 3rd youngster on the way in which! Chelsea and Cole have been exhausting at work constructing a house in South Dakota to accommodate this rising household.
When followers have been first launched to Leah Messer on 16 and Pregnant, she was a highschool cheerleader who had given start to twin ladies, Aliannah and Aleeah, in 2009. She welcomed the ladies along with her new boyfriend on the time, Corey Simms, they usually married shortly afterwards in 2010. Nonetheless, Leah’s confession to being untrue led to their break up in 2011. Leah moved on with Jeremy Calvert later that 12 months. After shedding a toddler in 2012 — which Leah later revealed was really due to an abortion in her 2020 memoir — they welcomed a daughter named Adalynn in 2013.
Jeremy filed for divorce in 2015, though he requested Leah out on a date in Season 9 of Teen Mother 2. Whereas this didn’t result in an official reunion, Leah wasn’t closed off to the thought of giving her relationship with Jeremy one other shot whereas talking EXCLUSIVELY with HollywoodLife in Aug. 2020.
Jade Cline is among the newer Teen Mother 2 stars, who joined the present’s ninth season shortly after Jenelle Evans wasn’t requested again to the collection in 2019. Jade got here from one other Teen Mother spin-off collection, Younger and Pregnant, which premiered in 2018. Jade is far youthful than her Teen Mother 2 castmates (she was born in 1997) and has one daughter, Kloie, whom she welcomed with Sean Austin in 2017. Jade is not courting the daddy of her youngster.
Like Jade, Briana DeJesus additionally got here into Teen Mother 2 late within the recreation. Her casting was introduced in 2017, however she was no stranger to the Teen Mother franchise! Briana was launched to the world in a 2012 episode of 16 and Pregnant after welcoming her daughter, Nova Star, with Devoin Austin (who’s now her ex) in 2011. She went on to star on Teen Mother 3 for one season earlier than the collection was cancelled in 2013, and welcomed a second daughter, Stella Star DeJesus, with Luis Hernandez. Briana additionally infamously dated Kailyn’s ex-husband, Javi, which after all led to some Teen Mother drama!
Jenelle Evans is the one star on this record who’s not with Teen Mother 2, after producers stopped filming her in April of 2019. In Could of 2019, it was revealed that Jenelle’s husband, David Eason, shot and killed her canine which led the dad and mom to quickly lose custody of their daughter Ensley, whom they welcomed in 2017, and Jenelle’s two different kids: son Jace, whom she welcomed with ex Andrew Lewis in 2009, and Kaiser, whom she welcomed with ex Nathan Griffith in 2014.
Earlier than all that went down, Jenelle’s story as a excessive schooler-turned-mom was featured in an episode of 16 and Pregnant in 2010. She joined Teen Mother 2 for its first season in 2011, which documented her occasion lady methods.