MTV orders more ‘Teen Mom’

Network greenlights fourth season of reality skein

MTV has renewed “Teen Mom” for a fourth season, two months before the newly announced third-season premiere date of July 5.

Teen Mom” is the No. 2 original cable series in the 12-34 demo behind MTV’s “Jersey Shore” and, like that unscripted skein, is growing rapidly in audience. The second season of “Teen Mom” delivered a 56% increase in the demo, making it No. 1 in all of cable on Tuesdays, and reached an average of 3.8 million viewers per week.

Morgan J. Freeeman exec produces. MTV also said that, beginning Wednesday, members of the show will be featured in a series of candid public service announcements concerning sex and preventing teen pregnancy.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More TV News from Variety