via press release:
MTV’S AIRS SPECIAL 90-MINUTE “TEEN MOM” FINALE ON
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 AT 10PM ET/PT
“Teen Dads” Hosted by Dr. Drew Airs on Sunday, September 18 at 10pm ET And A Two-Part “Teen Mom Finale Special: Check-Up with Dr. Drew” Is Set To Air on Tuesday, September 27 and October 4 at 10pm ET/PT
New York, NY – September 15, 2011 – MTV announced today that it will air the 90-minute finale episode from the current season of the hit docu-series “Teen Mom” on Tuesday, September 20 at 10pm ET/PT. The finale continues to give viewers an in-depth look inside the lives of young moms Amber, Maci, Farrah, and Catelynn. Viewers will watch as Amber and Gary try to raise Leah together as a family, Maci and Ryan make tough decisions about Bentley, Farrah makes an unexpected choice about moving away, and Butch moves in with Catelynn and Tyler, which puts a strain on their relationship.
Additionally, MTV will go inside the lives of Teen Mom’s Gary, Ryan, and Tyler as well Teen Mom 2’s Adam, Jo, and Corey for its thought provoking special, “Teen Dad’s” airing on Sunday, September 18 at 10pm ET/PT, followed by a two-part “Teen Mom Finale Special: Check up with Dr. Drew” on Tuesday, September 27 and Tuesday, October 4 at 10pm ET/PT. Immediatley following the “Teen Mom” part two finale special, tune in for “Teen Mom: Cutting Room Floor” at 11pm ET/PT, which will show viewers never before seen moments.
Averaging a 3.0 rating, Teen Mom ranks as Tuesday's #1 original cable series among P12-34. Nearly 2.5 million viewers tune in to Teen Mom each week.
Below are show descriptions:
“Teen Dads” – Sunday, September 18 at 10pm ET/PT
Dr. Drew sits down with Teen Mom's Gary, Ryan, and Tyler as well as Teen Mom 2's Adam, Jo, & Corey for a frank discussion on sex, love, and the challenges of being young fathers. All six young dads will share the same stage and discuss the new responsibilities they've taken on, and the sacrifices they've made. This is the first time the guys get to tell their side of the story. They will reveal the truth behind the biggest fights, most difficult break-ups, and most proud moments.
“Teen Mom Finale Special: Check-Up with Dr. Drew” (Part One) – Tuesday, September 27 at 10pm ET/PT
Dr. Drew hosts the four Teen Moms in front of a live studio audience. In part one of the finale, Farrah and Amber reflect on the past year of motherhood - the struggles, triumphs, legal battles, and family strife that we saw them face in Season 3, and everything that has happened since.
“Teen Mom Finale Special: Check-Up with Dr. Drew” (Part Two) – Tuesday, October 4 at 10pm ET/PT
In the dramatic conclusion of the finale, Dr. Drew hosts the four Teen Moms in front of a live studio audience. Catelynn and Maci discuss the new milestones, custody battles, school struggles, and family problems that we saw them deal with in Season 3, and Ryan and Kyle share the stage for the first time.
“Teen Mom” is Executive Produced by Morgan J Freeman. Lauren Dolgen is Executive Producer, MTV. Kenda Greenwood is Co-Executive Producer. Jessica Zalkind is Executive for MTV. Concept by Lauren Dolgen.
* Source: Nielsen. 7/5/11-9/13/11. L+SD Cvg Rating/000s. Rank on 000s. P12-34.
About Dr. Drew:
Dr. Drew Pinsky is the host of “Dr. Drew’s Lifechangers” and is a practicing physician, board certified in internal and addiction medicine. In addition to “Dr. Drew’s Lifechangers,” Pinsky is the host of "Dr. Drew" on HLN and the nationally syndicated radio show "Loveline," where he’s been taking calls from listeners since 1984. Pinsky also appeared in "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew," and "Sober House" on Vh1, which chronicles the struggle for sobriety and the cycle of addictive disorders. Pinsky is the author of the New YorkTimes bestseller "The Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism is Seducing America" (Harper-Collins) and "Cracked: Putting Broken Lives Together Again" (Harper-Collins).
MTV is the world’s premier youth entertainment brand. With a global reach of more than a half-billion households, MTV is the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects and creates pop culture with its Emmy®, Grammy® and Peabody® award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile. MTV’s sibling networks MTV2 and mtvU each deliver unparalleled customized content for young males, music fans and college students, and its online hub MTV.com is the leading destination for music, news and pop culture. MTV is part of MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.