E! GREENLIGHTS SEASON TWO OF HIT REALITY SERIES "ROB & CHYNA"
The Hit Reality Series Is Cable's Biggest Unscripted Launch of 2016, and Returns with an Eight-episode Second Season Premiering in 2017
"Rob & Chyna Baby Special" Airs Sunday, December 18 at 8PM on E!
LOS ANGELES - December 14, 2016 - E! announced today the hit reality series "Rob & Chyna," which follows Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna, his fiancée and mother of his newborn daughter Dream, has been picked up for a second season. The eight-episode second season will premiere in 2017.
"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," said Jeff Olde, EVP, Programming & Development, E! "We are excited to share the next chapter of their story."
The premiere episode of "Rob & Chyna" remains cable's most-watched unscripted launch of 2016 among adults 18-34, women 18-34 and women 18-49. "Rob & Chyna" marks the second year in a row that E! has delivered cable's biggest unscripited launch ("I Am Cait" in 2015).
"Rob & Chyna" is produced by Bunim/Murray Productions and Ryan Seacrest Productions. 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. Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna are Co-Executive Producers. Walter Mosley serves as an Executive Producer.
About E! Entertainment
E! is the only global, multi-platform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 91 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S. "E! News" airs nightly on the network and is the leading multi-platform publisher delivering breaking entertainment news and pop culture coverage 24/7 across all digital and social media. E! programming includes popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Total Divas," "Botched," "Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry," "WAGS," and "Fashion Police," as well as the network's first original scripted series "The Royals." Additionally, E!'s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights. E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. For more corporate information, visit www.nbcuniversal.com.
About Bunim/Murray Productions
Bunim/Murray Productions (BMP) is the leading producer of innovative entertainment content. The Emmy Award-winning company is widely credited with creating the reality television genre with its hit series The Real World (32 seasons on MTV). BMP continued to innovate with the first reality game show, Road Rules (MTV), in 1995; the first reality sitcom, The Simple Life (E!), in 2003; and the first reality soap opera, Starting Over, in 2003. BMP's current programming includes Mariah's World, Keeping up with the Kardashians, Rob & Chyna, Total Divas, Total Bellas and So Cosmo (E!), The Real World and The Challenge (MTV), Project Runway and Project Runway All Stars (Lifetime), Valerie's Home Cooking (Food Network), Born This Way (A&E), The Gary Owen Show (BET), Earth Live (National Geographic), Bill Nye Saves the World (Netflix), The Selection: Special Operations Experiment (History) and Chachi's World (go90). BMP has also produced films, including They Call Us Monsters, Valentine Road (HBO), Pedro (MTV) and the Emmy Award-winning Autism: The Musical (HBO). BMP has launched additional entities including BMP Films, BMP Digital and BMP Latin. Based in Van Nuys, CA, the company was founded in 1987 by Jonathan Murray and the late Mary-Ellis Bunim, who were inducted into the Television Academy's Hall of Fame in 2012. The company joined Banijay Group in 2010.
About Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP)
Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP) is an Emmy-winning entertainment production company creating unscripted, scripted and digital programming. RSP produces the E! hit cable series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" and its spin-offs, as well as "E! Live from the Red Carpet" award shows, Bravo's "Shahs of Sunset" and "Yours, Mine or Ours," CMT's "I Love Kellie Pickler" and the Food Network's "Sugar and Sparks." Additionally, RSP produces "Shades of Blue," a NBC drama series starring Jennifer Lopez. The company produced the Emmy Award-winning reality series "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution."