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E! BRINGS THE SUN, FUN AND THE ROAD TO THE ALTAR WITH BRAND NEW EPISODES OF “KEEPING UP WITH THE KARDASHIANS,” PREMIERING ONJUNE 8TH AT 9PM ET/PT
The Family Kicks off Summer with New Adventures in Far Off Lands and Familiar Haunts, While Basking in Brighter Days and Jet Setting From LA, to Paris to Florence While Preparing for the Wedding of a Lifetime
LOS ANGELES - May 29, 2014 – The family at the center of E!’s most-watched series is excited for a new beginning, and the good times that come with focusing on the positive things in life and putting family first. Kris, Bruce, Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, Rob, Kendall and Kylie show they’re ready shake it all out, soak up the sun and take a new family member into the fold when brand new episodes of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" premiere on June 8th, at 9pm ET/PT.
This summer the Kardashians continue to prove that the family who plays together, stays together when they jet off for an exotic family trip to experience the temples, beaches and warm hospitality only found in Thailand. But that doesn’t mean Kourtney, Kim and Khloé don’t work as hard as they play. The sisters have their sights set on a new location for their DASH boutique in sultry Miami, and can’t wait to stay at the luxe Versace Mansion during their trip to the Magic City.
As Kim prepares for her big day, she proves that big dreams really do come true when she and her true love grace the cover of the ultimate fashion bible, Vogue, and show off their beautiful baby girl in its pages. Swept up in the romance and sheer happiness leading up to the wedding, the family spends quality time together strolling through chic Parisian streets, indulging in the finest food and browsing for the ultimate wedding attire during their European rendezvous. And it’s not just Kim who’s feeling the fluttering of butterflies in her stomach. After a tough year, Khloé is opening her heart to the possibilities of love again.
However, with a large family full of unguarded straight-shooters, there's bound to be a little trouble now and again. Kris can effortlessly plan the most extraordinary events, and isn’t thrilled about being shut out of Kim’s wedding planning. Khloé’s surprised to get an interior design bill from Kourtney when she was supposed to be helping her sister out, and Kendall and Kylie take off when they feel odd vibes on the family vacation.
“Keeping Up with the Kardashians” remains one of the biggest must-see shows on TV, with season nine to-date delivering 2.3 million Adults 18-49 and 3.4 million total viewers. It's cable TV’s #1 original reality series in the timeslot across key demos, including adults and women 18-34 and adults and women 18-49. The series has proven to be strong appointment television with DVR usage boosting audience by +127% and consistently ranked as as the #2 most social reality show in its timeslot with 72,000 tweets per episode.
“Keeping Up with the Kardashians” is produced by Ryan Seacrest Productions and Bunim/Murray Productions. Ryan Seacrest serves as the Executive Producer at Ryan Seacrest Productions. Jonathan Murray, Gil Goldschein, Jeff Jenkins and Farnaz Farjam serve as Executive Producers at Bunim/Murray. Kris Jenner also serves as an Executive Producer.
New episodes of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” premiere June 8 at 9pm ET/PT on E!
About E! Entertainment
E! is the only global, multiplatform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 98 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S. Eonline delivers breaking entertainment news and in-depth coverage on television, movies, music, celebrities, fashion, beauty and lifestyle. One of the fastest-growing, most influential digital properties, Eonline is a leader in online video and mobile and a leading entertainment brand across social. Popular E! programming includes core franchises, "E! News," "The Soup," "Chelsea Lately," "Fashion Police" and "True Hollywood Story," as well as the network's popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Total Divas," "Hello Ross" and "Eric & Jessie: Game On." 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.
About Ryan Seacrest Productions
Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP) launched in 2006 and has since become an Emmy-winning entertainment production powerhouse creating unscripted, scripted and digital programming. RSP produces the E! hit series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" and spin-off "Kourtney and Khloe Take the Hamptons," and has produced "Married to Jonas" and "The Wanted Life" for the network. RSP currently produces “I Wanna Marry Harry” for Fox,"Shahs of Sunset" on Bravo, " "How I Rock It" for Esquire, “Webheads,” for Nickelodeon, and “The Speegle Life” for TLC. RSP is also producing “Shades of Blue,” a new drama for NBC starring Jennifer Lopez. The company produced the Emmy Award-winning reality series "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution."
About Bunim/Murray Productions
Bunim/Murray Productions 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 (29 seasons for MTV). BMP continued to innovate with the first reality game show, Road Rules (MTV), in 1995; the first reality sitcom, The Simple Life (FOX), in 2003; and the first reality soap opera, Starting Over, in 2003. Bunim/Murray’s programming includes Keeping up with the Kardashians, Kourtney and Khloe Take The Hamptons and Total Divas (E!), The Real World and The Challenge (MTV), Project Runway, Project Runway All Stars and Under the Gunn (Lifetime), Motor City Masters (truTV), Love Thy Sister (WE tv) and Bad Girls Club, Bad Girls All Star Battle, Love Games and Best Ink (Oxygen). Bunim/Murray Productions has also produced films, including Valentine Road (HBO), Pedro (MTV) and the Emmy Award-winning Autism: The Musical (HBO). Bunim/Murray Productions has launched additional entities including BMP Films, BMP Digital and BMP Latin. Based in Van Nuys, CA, Bunim/Murray Productions was founded in 1987 by Jonathan Murray and the late Mary-Ellis Bunim, who were inducted into the Television Academy of Arts & Science’s Hall of Fame in 2012. The company joined Banijay Group in 2010.