It’s official: Keeping Up With the Kardashians, the longrunning sequence that launched Kim Kardashian West and her household to international fame, will finish in 2021 after 14 years and 20 seasons on the air.
The announcement got here as an enormous shock to followers and left many individuals heartbroken. However, their luck could be turning round. New experiences recommend that the household may return to tv with a deal by a streaming service as cable rankings proceed to spiral.
The Kardashian-Jenners may begin a brand new present on a streaming service
After the tip of KUWTK was introduced, Page Six reported that the Kardashian-Jenners may land a streaming deal inside a yr.
“We’re told that they’re interested in signing a more lucrative streaming deal with one of the online giants such as Netflix, Apple, or Amazon,” the outlet reported.
In 2017, the household renewed their contract with E! for a reported $150 million. But Page Six notes that they might probably earn a whole lot of hundreds of thousands extra with a deal on a streaming service.
“There’s more money in streaming. And it’s global,” a supply informed the outlet.
In addition to that, one other insider claimed the household is allegedly desirous about launching a media firm that would produce different reveals like one much like Shark Tank. But first, they may allegedly be “taking some time off” earlier than leaping into new pursuits.
“Although they do plan to take a while off after KUWTK is finished filming, if they’re supplied one thing that works for them and is smart, they’d contemplate it,” a supply informed Entertainment Tonight in a report revealed on Sept. 10.
“The family has become bigger than ever and moving forward, they can be selective in the work they do,” the supply continued. “Also, their name pulls weight, and they can have control of their brand, which they weren’t able to do when they first signed on to do the show because no one knew them.”
In the meantime, there are two extra seasons of ‘KUWTK’ left
Kardashian West famous in her announcement concerning the present’s ending that there are a few seasons left till the present wraps in 2021.
Our final season will air early subsequent yr in 2021. Without ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’, I wouldn’t be the place I’m today. I’m so extremely grateful to everybody who has watched and supported me and my household these previous 14 unbelievable years. This present made us who we’re and I might be endlessly in debt to everybody who performed a task in shaping our careers and altering our lives endlessly.”
Season 18 picks up at eight p.m. ET on Thursday, Sept. 17 on E!