Posts tagged "teen mom"

Quickies: Bristol Palin Fights A “Teen Mom”? And Kim Kardashian Steals Other People’s Looks

Oh snap! Bristol Palin and her friend, “Teen Mom” Maci Bookout, may have had a falling out. Sources tell Crushable that Bristol is giving the cold shoulder to her former pal, perhaps because she’s gotten more famous. Er, “famous.” [Crushable]
David Arquette was involved in a head-on collision in LA this afternoon. He’s bee…

Jessica Wakeman / March 4, 2011

Why I Consider Corey And Leah Of “Teen Mom 2″ The Most Inspiring Couple On TV

It’s not often that you see an authentic love story on reality television. Which is what makes Leah Messer and Corey Simms of “Teen Mom 2” so freaking touching. Their story isn’t the traditional girl-meets-boy tale. Nope, their saga goes more like this: Girl meets boy. Boy breaks up with girl after three years. O…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / January 27, 2011

Is “Teen Mom”‘s Amber Portwood Going To Star In A Porn Movie?

“Teen Mom” star Amber Portwood has been making headlines for all the wrong reasons lately. Most recently, she was arrested for domestic abuse, based on footage from the reality TV program that showed the young mother beating the crap out of her boyfriend, Gary Shirley. Now, rumor has it that she’s telling folks that Vivid…

Susannah Breslin / January 3, 2011

Amber Portwood Allegedly Makes $280K A Year

In November, we reported that the ladies of “Teen Mom” make $60K to $65K per season, which comes out to about $5,000 per episode. We argued that this was chump change in comparison to the alleged $80K Lauren Conrad made per episode in her final days on “The Hills.” But apparently, our numbers may have…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 30, 2010

Tonight: MTV To Air An Abortion Special “No Easy Decision”

Tonight at 11:30 EST, MTV will air the special “No Easy Decision,” in which teen mom Markai Durham of “16 & Pregnant” has an abortion. As first reported by Crushable, Markai got pregnant by her boyfriend James shortly after giving birth to baby Za’karia and decided to end the pregnancy. Two other young women who…

Jessica Wakeman / December 28, 2010

Amber Portwood Arrested For Domestic Abuse

That took long enough: Amber Portwood, the star of MTV’s “Teen Mom,” was arrested yesterday for a domestic violence assault on her daughter Leah’s father, Gary Shirley. As you can see from her mug shots, her skin is 90 percent less orange in the clink.

Jessica Wakeman / December 28, 2010

Why We Love To Hate Amber Portwood

I remember when gossip columns devoted space to Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck. Now we’ve got Amber Portwood, the young woman on “16 & Pregnant” and “Teen Mom” who Star magazine says is pregnant with her second baby. Amber is already the mother of a 2-year-old daughter, Leah, with ex-fiance Gary Shirley. Star says she’…

Jessica Wakeman / December 16, 2010

Police Subpoena “Teen Mom” Amber For Punching Her Baby Daddy

It’s hard to forget the episode of “Teen Mom” where Amber Portwood kicks out her baby daddy, Gary Shirley, for taking their daughter and threatening to call child services. As he leaves, they get into a big fight. During the scene, Amber gets in his face cursing. She hits him repeatedly, and call…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 11, 2010

How Much Do The “Teen Moms” Make Compared To Other Reality TV Stars?

The internet is abuzz with some news about “Teen Moms” Maci Bookout, Farrah Abraham, Amber Portwood, and Catelynn Lowell. A figure has gotten out on how much MTV pays them for participating in the series. And considering that all of them struggle financially on the show—Farrah gets a job as a waitress, Maci worries about…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 1, 2010

Quickies: A “Teen Mom” Makes How Much?! Plus, Could 2 “Avatar” Sequels Be In The Works?

Find out how much the stars of “Teen Mom” get paid by MTV, then create a time machine so you can go back to 1996, get knocked up, and rake in the cash. [Huffington Post]
Portia DeGeneres said that the shame she felt for being a lesbian led to her becoming anorexic, but that the…

The Frisky / October 28, 2010

Catfight: Jezebel Creates A College Fund For “16 & Pregnant”‘s Tyler And Catelynn — Rad Or Wrong?

When I read that our blogger friends at Jezebel.com started a PayPal account for a “college fund” to help Catelynn and Tyler, the teens who gave their daughter up for adoption on “16 and Pregnant,” my heart melted a little bit. “Catelynn and Tyler have won us over, exhibiting strength and maturity in the face…

Jessica Wakeman / October 22, 2010

An Open Letter To The Tabloids About “Teen Mom”

Dear Us Weekly, Life & Style, OK!, People and the rest of the tabloid mags out there:

We love that we can solidly rely on you for coverage of Jen Aniston’s sex life, Brangelina’s oversized brood, or anything to do with Kim Kardashian’s butt. But for the love of God, please stop covering the…

Julie Gerstein / October 6, 2010

Star Couplings: “Teen Mom” Farrah Abraham Might Be Pregnant Again!

“Teen Mom” Farrah Abraham might be pregnant again and dating a murderer. [Hollywood Life]
Elisabeth Hasselbeck says she doesn’t plan on having anymore kids, but says it’s ultimately out of her control. [OK!]…

Annika Harris / September 30, 2010

Quickies: OMG, Are A “Teen Mom” & “Jersey Shore” Guido Dating?!

Pauly D from “Jersey Shore” and Farrah from “Teen Mom” may be the latest MTV love match. [Fox News]
MTV has ordered a reality TV spin on “The Breakfast Club.” [Gossip Cop]
Is there a street out there with your name? Find out! [Lemondrop]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 29, 2010
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