Category: Jenna Ronan

McKayla Adkins calls Unexpected producers ‘evil,’ 10 other cast moms respond

Former Unexpected mom McKayla Adkins recently called out TLC and show producers for sexualizing her and putting her in uncomfortable situations when she was still a minor. Her claims stirred a debate among fans of the show, and also got responses from ten other moms from the show — most of which were supportive of McKayla. Keep reading for a full transcript of McKayla’s deleted videos, plus a recap of most all of the responses from other Unexpected cast members and one former producer.

   

TLC Unexpected Season 4b ratings plunge, down 66% vs Season 3

TLC had a breakout hit with its teen pregnancy reality series Unexpected, culminating in a third season that averaged more than 1.4 million viewers per episode. After more than a one-year break, the show returned in December and averaged roughly millions views a week over seven episodes before taking a mysterious six-week break. There have been five episodes since the show returned on a new night on March 15, and none of those episode have managed to even crack 500,000 viewers.