Kendall & Kylie Jenner: ‘Kardashians’ Spinoff Series in Works (EXCLUSIVE)

Kendall & Kylie Jenner Spinoff Eyed
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Kendall and Kylie Jenner are being eyed for their own E! reality show.

The prospect of a “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” spinoff series focusing on the two teen members of the reality TV clan has been discussed at E! and Ryan Seacrest Prods.

A show insider tells Variety that a spinoff is on the drawing board, although it’s unclear how quickly it might come together. Sources caution that there have been no formal negotiations with the Jenner siblings. A spokesperson for E! says there is no spinoff in the works.

But putting a bigger spotlight on the daughters of Kris Kardashian and Bruce Jenner is an obvious next step for E! as Kendall’s and Kylie’s celebrity and social-media following has grown by leaps and bounds during the past year.

Kendall, the new face of Estée Lauder, is currently walking major New York and Milan Fashion Week runways. Kylie, who has her own hair extension line, has over 18 million Instagram followers, not far behind her older sister’s fanbase of more than 20 million. The duo also penned the sci-fi novel “Rebels: City of Indra” last summer, and they have two clothing collections with Topshop and PacSun.

While Kendall and Kylie’s careers are booming, there’s still some question whether they can carry their own show — and questions about whether they will agree to the even-further heightened scrutiny of their lives that would come with their own spinoff series. Their father is making headlines at present as he transitions to a woman, which is also expected to be documented in an E! series in development.

The move to groom new faces is a natural evolution for the Kardashian clan, led by matriarch Kris. The “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” franchise is not coming to a close anytime soon — the family’s unscripted series will continue at E! for at least another three years, with this week’s news of a multiyear extension deal for more Kardashian programming at the cable net.

A report on Thursday in the New York Post that the deal was worth $100 million was said to have caused a stir at the highest levels of Comcast, parent company of E!, with a spokesperson for the cabler commenting the figure was “grossly inaccurate.”

Variety has learned the pact is worth closer to $20 million for three more seasons of the show, plus a clothing allowance of $75,000 per season in total for family members Kris, Kim, Khloe, Kourtney, Rob, Kendall and Kylie.

If it comes to fruition, the Jenner sisters’ show would not fall under the recent “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” deal, nor would Bruce Jenner’s transgender journey series. Those would be separate negotiations with E!

Both Kendall and Kylie recur on “Keeping Up With the Kardashians,” which premieres its 10th season on March 15. They’ve also appeared on the flagship’s four other spinoffs “Kourtney and Kim Take New York,” “Khloé & Lamar,” “Kourtney and Kim Take Miami” and “Kourtney and Khloé Take the Hamptons.”

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  1. Marie says:

    The fact that a bit of your own information being way old..like how much followers they have and saying rob will be on the show just tells me that this is the same rumor that has been going on know for 3 years.
    Plus I could only see Kylie agreeing to do the show and not Kendall. More then 90% of her time is spent out of town working on modeling jobs so what are you going to film out of her. She said from the very begining that her career was going to be off limits and that’s why we have never seen it on the show. Plus she doesn’t like being open and having her life not be private. Hell her app doesn’t even give you anything you didn’t already know about her. The Only THING I Could See happening is Kylie getting her own show by herself. Hey she would probably prefer it. Girl doesn’t like not being the center of attention. On her own sisters birthday she posted 11 photos. And only 1 included Kendall and you could barely see her with Kylie right in the middle blocking everyone else.

  2. Isabel says:

    Pleaseee let there be a Kylie and Kendall spin off!!! I know some people hate the Kardashian and Jenner clan but these two girls are my inspiration and I honestly couldn’t care if somebody said I am being stupid because I’m just stating the truth that Kendall and Kylie are the best. :)

  3. carol says:

    o please seacrest not another kardashian show i really hope people send seacrest letters to tell him no”””’one show of this FAKE family is more then enough”’AMERICA please wake up our young watches this crap and think they want to be like them”

  4. BoBuck Ulant says:

    spinoff of what… nothing from nothing is nothing

  5. Pat says:

    Please no more of this garbage. We have had enough already!

  6. JJ says:

    please make this family go away. ryan seacrest, in hell you’re going to be forced to watch this family on a loop.

  7. votetygaheadjailbitch2k15 says:

    now we will see kylie’s relationship with the sex offender tyga more often now

  8. unbelievable says:

    Ha, Kendall and Kylie aren’t even Kardashians and neither is Kris – they need to stop capitalizing on a name that isn’t their own. Ryan Seacrest is the Exec Producer behind all of this. He single-handedly programs the entire E! network with trashy reality shows. Yes, it creates jobs, but is it really worth it to continue to support the dumbing down of American youth by offering this drivel? The money would be better spent developing higher quality programming.

  9. zyggie says:

    Why oh Why??? that show is making some executives richer.

  10. kenfurman46 says:

    The show about less than nothing!

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