For the original related TV series about teenage pregnancy, see 16 and Pregnant.
For spin-off series, see Teen Mom 2 and Teen Mom 3.
Farrah Abraham (from Council Bluffs, Iowa) is the mother of Sophia Laurent Abraham, whose father, Derek Underwood, was killed in a car accident on December 28, 2008, two months before her birth.
In January 2010, Farrah's mother, Debra Danielson, was charged with assault in an Iowa court for hitting her.
In December 2015, it was announced via the Teen Mom OG Facebook page that the show was back for a sixth season, and featured a trailer for the upcoming season, with it being set to premiere on January 4, 2016.
In December 2016, Portwood announced her decision to quit the series, citing what she felt was "unfair treatment" following the sixth season's finale and reunion shows; despite this, Portwood returned to the series for its seventh season, which premiered in April 2017.
Its revival was announced in February 2015, with its fifth season scheduled to premiere on March 23, 2015.
The series follows the lives of Farrah Abraham, Maci Bookout, Catelynn Lowell, and Amber Portwood, who were featured on the first season of 16 and Pregnant; it documents their first years of motherhood and places additional emphasis on strained family and romantic relationships.
But, as any Teen Mom fan would know, things haven't always been that great for them.This article is about the American reality television series.For teenage pregnancy and motherhood, see Teenage pregnancy.On their 16 and Pregnant episode, we saw that they both had troubled home lives -- or they shared one, really, since Catelynn's mother, April, married Tyler's father, Butch.Butch and April both had big issues with addiction, and neither of them were there for their children like they needed to be.