’16 & Pregnant’ Abortion Episode Sparks Controversy

“16 and Pregnant” fans might recognize Markai Durham from last month’s episode, but the mother of a baby girl is about to be seen in a controversial light after tonight’s ‘No Easy Decision’ on MTV. Durham will reportedly be shown contemplating an abortion after realizing that she has become pregnant again. This time, however, there […]

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Next Topic for Pregnancy-Obsessed MTV: Abortion

MTV’s obsession with teen pregnancy detours next week into a realm not previously explored by the cable channel: Abortion. This hot-button issue is the subject of “No Easy Decision,” a special scheduled to air Dec. 28 at an unusually late hour – 11:30 p.m. (10:30c). The special, first reported by Entertainment Weekly, seems to be […]

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What To Watch: Tuesday

TOP PICK: ‘16 & Pregnant‘ (10pm on MTV) **Season Finale** Watch Episodes On Demand In the season finale, Ashley hopes that her uncle and aunt will adopt her baby, but then later she has big doubts about whether she’d be happy with the decision. KEY EPISODE: ‘Skating With The Stars‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Season […]

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What To Watch: Tuesday

TOP PICK: ‘Glee‘ (8pm ET on Fox) Will decides to have the glee club perform “The Rocky Horror Show” for the annual school musical after learning of Emma’s newfound love for the cult classic. Despite Sue’s usual scheming, the members of New Directions inject their distinctive style to the show’s timeless tracks in the all-new […]

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Preview The Return Of ’16 & Pregnant’

Tonight the tearjerker factory that is MTV’s ’16 & Pregnant’ returns for a second season (10 p.m.). Instead of profiling six new teen moms each week, this season the controversial docu-series will feature ten girls. The first episode kicks off this evening with Jenelle Evans, a North Carolinian  who reportedly smoked pot during her pregnancy […]

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What To Watch: Tuesday

TOP PICK: ‘American Idol‘ (8pm ET on Fox) The pressure mounts as Simon, Ellen, Kara and Randy narrow down the contestants even further in their search for the Top 24. See who makes it through to another day when the all-new two-hour “Hollywood Round #3” episode. KEY EPISODE: ‘16 & Pregnant‘ (10pm on MTV) MTV […]

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The Drama Club: Teenage Pregnant Pause

Welcome to Fancast’s new column, The Drama Club.  Every Tuesday and Thursday, this is the place to go for discussion of all things hour long and non-procedural.  If you love (or love to hate) shows like ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ ‘Vampire Diaries,’ ‘Gossip Girl’ or ‘Men of A Certain Age,’ you’re in the right place. Television is […]

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