Famous in 12 was an American reality television-social experiment series that aired on The CW. Premiering on June 3, 2014, the series chronicles the Artiaga family as they relocate to Los Angeles in order to seek fame over the course of 12 weeks.TMZ and Harvey Levin provide the family with opportunities and situations to increase their chances. While on the series, the family continues to build their brand utilizing social media to interact with viewers. Each week features a "star power meter" that calculates which individual family member is receiving the most interest. The show was canceled in week five and the family was sent home early due to lack of viewer interest.