via press release:
“KEEPING UP WITH THE KARDASHIANS: ABOUT BRUCE” TWO-PART SPECIAL TO AIR ON E!
Honest, Raw, Emotional Conversations with Bruce Jenner and Kris, Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, Kendall, Kylie and Scott Are Captured in the Unfiltered, Exclusive Special as Bruce Opens Up to His Family About His Life as a Transgender Woman
Part One Premieres Sunday, May 17 at 9:00pm ET/PT with Part Two Following Monday, May 18 at 9:00pm ET/PT on E!
*** Please note, at this time, Bruce Jenner is choosing to not live publicly in the media as a woman and will be referred to as Bruce Jenner and with male pronouns in this announcement.
LOS ANGELES, CA – May 4, 2015 – E! will present a new two-part special “Keeping Up with the Kardashians: About Bruce” that captures intimate conversations and intensely emotional moments that Bruce Jenner has with his Kardashian family as they discuss his transition. The special will take an earnest look at the family’s struggle to process their own feelings as they work through hearing from Bruce directly about finally living life as the person he’s always known himself to be. “Keeping Up with the Kardashians: About Bruce” will premiere Sunday, May 17 at 9:00pm ET/PT, with part two following on Monday, May 18 at 9:00pm ET/PT on E! The special will also air on the E! channels internationally.
In the special Kris, Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, Kendall, Kylie and Scott speak candidly with Bruce, ask many questions and begin to understand the tough journey he’s been on his entire life. Through difficult and direct conversations, the family’s unfiltered reactions are surprising, thoughtful and ultimately compassionate and supportive. Through sharing their own family’s story, the Kardashians are hoping to help other families experiencing the same thing. The special also includes family home video footage that reminds viewers and the family of the special times they spent with Bruce as a father, husband and friend, and serves as inspiration for the memories they’ll create as Bruce lives his “new normal.”
The special is produced by Bunim/Murray Productions, a company that has documented LGBT stories for more than 20 years, and by Ryan Seacrest Productions. Bruce Jenner serves as Executive Producer, and Jonathan Murray, Gil Goldschein, Jeff Jenkins and Farnaz Farjam serve as Executive Producers for Bunim/Murray Productions. Ryan Seacrest serves as Executive Producer for Ryan Seacrest Productions. Kris Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Kardashian West and Khloé Kardashian also serve as Executive Producers.