Topic: Jennifer del Rio

The ’16 and Pregnant Season 3 Unseen Moments’ Special Is Mostly About Taylor Lumas and Izabella Tovar

The '16 and Pregnant Season 3 Unseen Moments' Special Is Mostly About Taylor Lumas and Izabella Tovar

Can you believe next week is the season finale of 16 and Pregnant? There will be only ten total episodes this season, and then Teen Mom is back on July 5. So last night we got a double feature: Taylor Lumas‘ episode, and then a special 40-minute “Unseen Moments Special” hosted by – of course – Dr. Drew Pinsky. I tend to think that these missing clips shows are determined in part by viewer feedback or aim to answer questions people have asked about the show, and this episode definitely validates that. But mostly it shows clips of Izabella, Taylor, and the girl from next week who we haven’t even met yet. More »

Casting Next Season of ‘Teen Mom’ Based on Facebook Fan Popularity

Casting Next Season of 'Teen Mom' Based on Facebook Fan Popularity

While MTV has never discussed their strategy for picking the 16 and Pregnant girls who end up on Teen Mom, I suspect there are a couple of things they keep in mind, like each girl’s factor for potential drama. However, I don’t know what role each girl’s popularity and social media activity plays, but I’m willing to bet that a girl with a strong online presence is helpful for the show. Based on that, let’s look at some of the fan groups emerging for this season’s group of 16 and Pregnant stars and figure out who might get picked for a new Teen Mom season. More »