Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian’s Keeping Up with the Kardashians spinoff Rob & Chyna has been renewed for a second season on E! The couple has had a tumultuous year together, which made fans question whether they would ever end up getting married. Does this mean the Kardashian wedding is still on?
E! announced that they have renewed Rob & Chyna for a second season. The docu-series will return with an eight-episode season in 2017, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
The reality star couple just welcomed their newborn daughter, Dream, in November. The cameras will continue to follow around Rob Kardashian and his fiance, Blac Chyna, as they live out their extravagant lives in Calabasas, California.
The couple, who have been engaged since before their daughter was born, have had a rough relationship full of bickering, breakups, and makeups. Will viewers finally get to see Rob and Chyna tie the knot?
E!’s executive vice president of Programming and Development, Jeff Olde, gave a statement regarding the reality show’s renewal.
“Rob and Chyna’s romance struck such a chord with our viewers, who were engaged in their story even before we started filming the first season. We are excited to share the next chapter of their story.”
The premiere episode of Rob & Chyna was cable’s most-watched unscripted launch of 2016 in key network demos, including adults 18-34 and women 18-49.
Rob & Chyna is produced by Bunim/Murray Productions and Ryan Seacrest Productions, the same as it’s parent show, Keeping Up with the Kardashians.
Ryan Seacrest serves as executive producer for Ryan Seacrest Productions. Gil Goldschein, Jeff Jenkins, Farnaz Farjam, and Ailee O’Neill serve as executive producers for Bunim/Murray Productions.
Kris Jenner and Kim Kardashian West serve as executive producers on Blac & Chyna. Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna are co-executive producers. Walter Mosley serves as an executive producer.
Keeping Up with the Kardashians has had it’s fair share of family spinoffs in the past, including Kourtney & Kim Take Miami, Khloe & Lamar, and Kourtney & Kim Take New York.
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With so much control over Rob & Chyna, Blac Chyna may want to work on staying on Kris Jenner and Kim Kardashian’s good sides.
The Kardashian sisters recently filed paperwork to prevent Blac Chyna from profiting off of the Kardashian name once she and Rob are married. Kim, Khloe, and Kourtney also do not want Chyna to be able to trademark the name Angela Kardashian or Dream Kardashian.
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Rob & Chyna could potentially have a big following if they continue to have large viewership and stay relevant in the media, which should not be a problem for the Kardashians.
Blac Chyna recently debuted some new long, blonde dreadlocks. The reality star uploaded a photograph of her bold, new look onto Instagram on Tuesday.
On Monday, Blac Chyna surprised Rob Kardashian with a brand new black Range Rover.
It seems like Blac Chyna is finding her way into the Kardashian/Jenner clan, as they are known for frequently changing up their looks and gifting their loved ones with extravagant cars.
Rob & Chyna will premiere in 2017, and whether it includes more breakups, a marriage, or even a second baby, Rob and Chyna are putting it all out on display for America once again.
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