List of 16 and Pregnant episodes
16 and Pregnant is an American reality television series that debuted on June 11, 2009, on MTV. It follows the stories of pregnant teenage girls in high school dealing with the hardships of teenage pregnancy. Each episode features a different teenage girl, with the episode typically beginning when she is 4 1⁄2 – 8 months into her pregnancy. The episode typically ends when the baby is a few months old. The series is produced in a documentary format, with an animation on notebook paper showing highlights during each episode preceding the commercial breaks. 16 and Pregnant has spawned three spin-off series: Teen Mom, Teen Mom 2 and Teen Mom 3. Each series follows the lives of four girls from their respective season of 16 and Pregnant as they navigate their first years of motherhood.
|First aired||Last aired|
|1||6||June 11, 2009||July 16, 2009|
|2||19||February 16, 2010||December 21, 2010|
|3||10||April 19, 2011||June 21, 2011|
|4||12||March 27, 2012||May 29, 2012|
|5||14||April 14, 2014||July 1, 2014|
Season 1 (2009)
|Title||Original air date|
|1||1||"Maci"||June 11, 2009|
Maci Bookout (now McKinney) is a 16-year-old girl from Chattanooga, Tennessee, pregnant by her then-boyfriend and later ex-fiancé, Ryan Edwards. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on Edwards' indifference to the forthcoming baby and his relationship with Bookout. Bookout gave birth to their son, Bentley Cadence Edwards, on October 27, 2008. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Bookout and Edwards' relationship struggles with each other due to Bookout having to carry most of the parenting load.
Maci is now married to Taylor McKinney and their daughter, Jayde Carter, was born on May 29, 2015. Their son, Maverick Reed, was born on May 31, 2016. As of 2016, Ryan is engaged to Mackenzie Standifer. They plan to wed in November 2017.McKinney would later become one of the stars of Teen Mom.
|2||2||"Farrah"||June 18, 2009|
Farrah Abraham is a 17-year-old pregnant girl from Council Bluffs, Iowa, who decides not to tell her ex-boyfriend, Derek Underwood, about the pregnancy after he sends her threatening text messages. On February 23, 2009, Abraham gave birth to her daughter, Sophia Laurent Abraham. After the birth, the episode focuses on Abraham's struggles due to being housebound without a car and her difficult relationship with her mother. Her on-and-off boyfriend and Sophia's father, Derek Underwood, died in a vehicular accident on December 28, 2008. As of 2017, she is in a relationship with her boyfriend, Simon Saran.Abraham would later become one of the stars of Teen Mom. Farrah has also appeared on Channel 5's Celebrity Big Brother and Couple's Therapy on VH1.
|3||3||"Amber"||June 25, 2009|
Amber Portwood is an 18-year-old girl from Anderson, Indiana, who is pregnant by her boyfriend of two and a half years, Gary Shirley. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on Portwood's struggles with Shirley's immaturity, the tension between both of their families, and her longing for her brother to return from Iraq. Portwood gave birth to their daughter, Leah Leann Shirley, on November 12, 2008. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Portwood's struggles with the realities of parenthood. After getting engaged, Portwood and Shirley would eventually break-up and fight over custody after Portwood assaults Shirley in front of their daughter. She is later sent to jail for using drugs, with Shirley receiving custody and Portwood having visitations. As of 2017, she is engaged to Matt Baier. Gary married Kristina Anderson and they welcomed a daughter, Emilee Grace Shirley, on April 30, 2015.Portwood would later become one of the stars of Teen Mom.
|4||4||"Ebony"||July 2, 2009|
|Ebony Jackson is a 17-year-old girl from Colorado Springs, Colorado who is pregnant by her fiancé, Josh Rendon. The episode focuses on how the pregnancy changes their plans to both join the army. Jackson gave birth to a daughter, Jocelyn Jade Rendon, on April 29, 2009. The episode then focuses on Jackson's and Rendon's struggles to move forward. Although the couple went on to marry, they were later arrested for endangering the welfare of a minor and Jocelyn was taken into protective care by Children and Family Services. They ended up getting Jocelyn back shortly before welcoming a second daughter, Jayda Jewel Rendon, on October 15, 2012. They divorced in 2013. As of 2017, Ebony is engaged to James Baldrick and their daughter, Jaelyn Zoria Baldrick was born on June 8, 2015. Josh currently has custody of their two daughters, Jocelyn and Jayda.|
|5||5||"Whitney"||July 9, 2009|
|Whitney Purvis is a 16-year-old girl from Rome, Georgia, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Weston Lewis Gosa. The episode focuses on the multitude of problems faced by Purvis during her pregnancy, including social isolation, dropping out of high school, and financial difficulties. Their son, Weston Owen Gosa Jr., was born on April 2, 2009. After the birth, the episode focuses on Purvis struggling to live up to adult responsibilities and on Purvis and Gosa moving into a place of their own with their son. Whitney gave birth to their second son, River Blake, on October 14, 2014. As of 2017, Purvis and Gosa have broken up and Purvis is currently single. |
|6||6||"Catelynn"||July 16, 2009|
|Catelynn Lowell (now Baltierra) is a 16-year-old girl from Algonac, Michigan, who is pregnant by her boyfriend of three years and then-stepbrother, Tyler Baltierra. Neither of them feel that their living conditions are suitable for a new child, so they decide to look into adoption, going against their parents' wishes. The episode focuses on them deciding on an adoptive couple before the birth. On May 18, 2009, Lowell gives birth to a baby girl, who is named Carolyn ("Carly") Elizabeth Davis by her adoptive parents. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Lowell's mother's refusal to go along with the adoption and Lowell's means for overcoming that. Lowell gave birth to their second daughter, Novalee "Nova" Reign, on January 1, 2015. On August 22, 2015, Tyler and Catelynn got married. Lowell would later become one of the stars of Teen Mom.|
|Special 1||Special 1||"Life After Labor"||July 23, 2009|
|All the families from the first season of 16 and Pregnant meet to discuss what has changed and happened in their lives since the cameras stopped rolling. The reunion is hosted by Dr. Drew Pinsky.|
|Special 2||Special 2||"Never Before Seen"||July 30, 2009|
|This episode shows all the unseen clips of episodes that were not aired during the first season, and is hosted by Dr. Drew.|
Season 2 (2010-11)
|Title||Original air date|
|7||1||"Jenelle"||February 16, 2010|
Jenelle Evans (previously Rogers) is a 17-year-old girl who lives in Oak Island, North Carolina, and is known as a "party girl". She is pregnant by her boyfriend, Andrew Lewis, who she later breaks up with due to him getting arrested. Evans gave birth to their son, Jace Vahn Evans, on August 2, 2009. After Jace's birth, the episode's focus is on Evans' continuing to party and her reliance on her mother. In 2010, Evans gave temporary custody of her son to her mother, but as of 2015, they are still in the midst of a heated custody battle. Lewis is not involved in his son's life.
In 2012, Evans married Courtland Rogers, but the couple divorced in late 2013. In early 2013, Jenelle began dating Nathan Griffith and gave birth to their son, Kaiser "Kai" Orion Griffith, on June 30, 2014. Evans and Griffin broke off their engagement. Nathan also has a daughter named Emery.As of 2017, she is engaged to David Eason. She and Eason welcomed their daughter, Ensley Jolie Eason, on January 24, 2017. Eason has two children, Maryssa Rose and Kaden David. Eason does not have custody of Kaden because the child's mother was granted a no contact order against Eason, following allegations of domestic violence.  Evans would later become one of the stars of Teen Mom 2.
|8||2||"Nikkole"||February 23, 2010|
|Nikkole Paulun is a 15-year-old girl from Monroe, Michigan, and is pregnant by her boyfriend, Josh Drummonds. The episode focuses on Drummonds' history of cheating on Paulun. On November 5, 2009, Paulun gave birth to their son, Lyle Thomas Drummonds. After his birth, Josh stops helping with Lyle, and he and Nikkole go on to break up. Josh wasn't involved in Lyle's life because of a term in jail; however, he was released in 2016. Paulun gave birth to a daughter, Ellie Jade, on July 5, 2015 with her ex-boyfriend, Ryan Rice. Josh is involved in both Lyle and Ellie's lives. As of 2017, Nikkole and Josh are back together.|
|9||3||"Valerie"||March 2, 2010|
|Valerie Fairman is a 15-year-old girl from Oxford, Pennsylvania. As the episode unfolds, her boyfriend Matt breaks up with her and says he does not want any contact with her, unless it is about the baby. On September 14, 2009, Fairman gives birth to a girl, Nevaeh Lynn Fairman. After Nevaeh's birth, it is discovered that she may have meconium aspiration syndrome, but after a short hospital stay, she turns out fine. After her birth, the episode focuses on Matt showing interest in Nevaeh and his relationship with Fairman. They never got back together, but are co-parenting their daughter. In February 2015, Fairman was arrested in Delaware for prostitution. On December 21, 2016, Fairman died of a suspected overdose.|
|10||4||"Chelsea"||March 9, 2010|
Chelsea Houska (now DeBoer) is a 17-year-old girl from Vermillion, South Dakota who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Adam Lind. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on the relationship issues between Houska and Lind and Lind's controlling behavior. After a difficult pregnancy, Houska gave birth to a daughter, Aubree Skye Lind, five weeks early on September 7, 2009. After her birth, the episode then focuses on Lind immediately becoming uninterested in Houska and him becoming increasingly distant from Aubree. Lind and Houska would have an on-and-off relationship for the next couple of years, before finally breaking up.
Lind welcomed his second daughter, Paislee Mae Lind, on September 3, 2013, with then-girlfriend, Taylor Halbur.As of 2016, Chelsea is married to Cole DeBoer. Chelsea gave birth to their son, Watson Cole DeBoer, on January 25, 2017.  DeBoer would later become one of the stars of Teen Mom 2.
|11||5||"Lori"||March 16, 2010|
|Lori Wickelhaus is a 17-year-old girl from Fort Thomas, Kentucky, who is pregnant by her ex-boyfriend, Cory Haskett. She is also having a hard time deciding whether to keep the baby or not. The episode initially focuses on the conflicting desires between her family and friends over whether she should keep the baby or put it up for adoption. Once Wickelhaus decides on an open adoption, the episode focuses on the difficulty in finding an adoptive family. Wickelhaus gave birth to a baby boy, Aidan Elliot Benson, on December 16, 2009. She continues to see Aidan and his adoptive family on a regular basis. On October 22, 2013, Wickelhaus gave birth to a baby girl, Rylynn Jo, with her then-fiancé, Joey Amos. She and Joey have since broken up. Lori gave birth to her third child, a boy named Logan, on October 3, 2014, from another relationship. As of 2017, Lori is single.|
|12||6||"Samantha"||March 23, 2010|
|Samantha Hernandez is a 16-year-old girl from Rosenberg, Texas, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Eric Salinas. Hernandez's daughter, Jordynn Amelia Marie Salinas, was born on December 22, 2009, via emergency C-section. After Jordynn's birth, the episode focuses on Hernandez bearing the responsibility of caring for Jordynn while Salinas returns to school. As of 2017, Samantha is single.|
|13||7||"Nicole"||March 30, 2010|
|Nicole Fokos is a 16-year-old from Longwood, Florida, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Tyler Keller. Throughout her pregnancy, Fokos' mother is very supportive because she (Fokos' mother) lost a child shortly after birth and Fokos' father died two years later. On January 17, 2010, Fokos gave birth to Brooklyn Marie Keller. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Fokos and Keller living between houses and trying to get their lives back on track. Fokos and Keller have since broken up, but get along for the sake of their daughter. Fokos had her second child, a baby girl named Scarlett Elizabeth, with her boyfriend, Kenny Navarro, on March 31, 2016.|
|14||8||"Leah"||April 6, 2010|
Leah Dawn Messer (previously Simms and Calvert) is a 17-year-old from Elkview, West Virginia, who gets pregnant with twin girls by Corey Simms. Aliannah "Ali" Hope and Aleeah Grace Simms (sometimes referred to as Grace or Gracie) are born on December 16, 2009. Following the birth, the episode focuses on the relationship strains between Messer and Simms, who were only dating a short time when Messer got pregnant. Leah and Corey went on to marry on October 17, 2010, but divorced soon after in 2011. Leah and Corey eventually learn that Ali suffers from Titin muscular dystrophy, a very rare form of the disorder that has only ever been found in adults. As of 2016, Leah and Corey share custody of the twins.
In April 2012, Leah married Jeremy Calvert. After a miscarriage, the couple welcomed their daughter, Adalynn "Addie" Faith, on February 4, 2013. Leah and Jeremy have since divorced. Jeremy is engaged to Brookelynn Wehr and is going to be step-father to her daughter, Makenna.On June 7, 2013, Corey married Miranda Patterson and their daughter, Remington "Remi" Monroe Simms, was born on November 8, 2015, two months premature. Messer would later become one of the stars of Teen Mom 2. As of 2017, Leah is single.
|15||9||"Lizzie"||April 13, 2010|
|Lizzie Waller (previously Sickles) is a teenager from Smithfield, Virginia, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Skylar Sickles. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on the relationship troubles between Waller and Sickles. On January 30, 2010, Lizzie gave birth to their child, Summer Jayde Sickles. After her birth, the episode focuses on the adjustments Waller must make to her life and goals due to being a teen mother. Sickles and Waller married shortly after Summer's birth, but have since divorced. Skylar welcomed a baby girl, Reese, with his girlfriend, Krista. As of 2017, Lizzie is in a relationship.|
|16||10||"Kailyn"||April 20, 2010|
Kailyn "Kail" Lowry (previously Marroquin) is a 16-year-old from Nazareth, Pennsylvania, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Jonathan "Jo" Rivera. The episode focuses on the lack of support Lowry receives from her own family, which forces her to rely on Rivera's family. On January 18, 2010, Lowry gave birth to their son, Isaac Elliot Rivera. After a tumultuous fight, Kailyn and Jo break up.
Kailyn went on to marry Javi Marroquin in late 2013. Shortly after her wedding, she and Javi welcomed a son, Lincoln Marshall, on November 16, 2013. As of late 2016, Kailyn and Javi are divorced. with his fiancé, Vetzabe "Vee" Torres on October 4, 2015. Lowry would later become one of the stars of Teen Mom 2.
|Special 3||Special 1||"Mid-Season Reunion: Life After Labor"||April 20, 2010|
|All the families from the first half of Season 2 meet to discuss what has changed and happened in their lives since the cameras stopped rolling. The event is hosted by Dr. Drew Pinsky.|
|17||11||"Brooke"||October 26, 2010|
|Brooke Smitherman (now Smitherman-Tarrant) is a 16-year-old girl from Mansfield, Texas, who is pregnant by her boyfriend of two years, Cody Tarrant. The couple get married before their son's birth. The episode focuses on Tarrant's struggles to graduate high school early, so he can take care of the baby after he's born, thus allowing Smitherman-Tarrant to finish high school. Smitherman-Tarrant gave birth to their son, Brody Ryan Tarrant, on January 28, 2010. The remainder of the episode focuses on the difficulties of parenting and how the relationship between Smitherman-Tarrant and Tarrant continues to remain strong despite the struggles of teen parenthood. On December 18, 2012, they welcomed their second child, a daughter named Ryley Jean Tarrant. The couple divorced in 2015. As of 2017, she is dating a guy named Phil.|
|18||12||"Felicia"||November 2, 2010|
|Felicia Cooke is a 17-year-old girl from Lewisville, Texas, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Alex Gutierrez. The focus of the episode, prior to the birth, is on the tension between Cooke's mother and Gutierrez, as well as Gutierrez' waning interest in Cooke in favor of his friends. On February 25, 2010, Cooke gave birth to their daughter, Genesis Alexa Gutierrez. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Cooke's and Gutierrez' continuing relationship problems and Cooke's ongoing desire to be the first person in her family to graduate high school. Cooke gave birth to their second daughter, Giselle Isabella Gutierrez, on May 14, 2014. As of 2017, Felicia is single.|
|19||13||"Emily"||November 9, 2010|
|Emily McKenzie is a 16-year-old girl from Hayden, Alabama. McKenzie moved in with her dad and step-mom, having been kicked out of her mother's home due to the pregnancy. She is pregnant by her boyfriend, Daniel Peterson. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on their marriage plans and McKenzie being kicked out of high school for missing too many days due to her pregnancy. McKenzie gave birth to their son, Liam Allen Peterson, on February 17, 2010. The remainder of the episode focuses on McKenzie trying to stay on track to graduate from homeschooling and disagreements over whether to postpone the wedding or not. While the couple did eventually get married after Liam's birth, they divorced in 2012. As of 2017, Emily is single.|
|20||14||"Markai"||November 16, 2010|
|Markai Durham is a 16-year-old girl from Riverview, Florida. She is pregnant by her boyfriend, James Worsham. On October 12, 2009, Durham gave birth to Za'Karia Sanari Worsham. Following the birth, the episode focuses on the drama between Durham and Worsham after Durham finds out Worsham had been cheating on her. Durham and Worsham have since ended their relationship. On September 5, 2015, she married Christopher Anderson. The couple would go on to separate and as of 2017, Markai is single.|
|21||15||"Aubrey"||November 23, 2010|
|17-year-old Aubrey Wolters (previously Akerill) is from Prescott Valley, Arizona, and is pregnant by her boyfriend, Brandon Akerill. Prior to the birth, Akerill and Wolters got married. The episode focuses on the contention between Akerill and Wolters because he wants her to be a housewife and stay home to raise the baby while he works, which is not the path that Wolters wants for herself. On February 6, 2010, Wolters gave birth to their son, Austin Carter Akerill. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Wolters' and Akerill's job choices and them trying to move out and into their own home. The couple would go on to divorce. On February 18, 2014, she had a baby boy named Ryland with her boyfriend.|
|22||16||"Christinna"||November 30, 2010|
|17-year-old Christinna Cook is from Huntsville, Alabama, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Isaiah Robinson, the star of the high school football team. Robinson turns down his college football scholarship and gets a job locally to support the forthcoming child. The episode's focus, before and after the birth, is on Robinson's family blaming Cook for Robinson's decision to stay in Huntsville for their baby, losing his scholarship as a result. Cook gave birth to their daughter, Destiny Brianna Robinson, on December 22, 2009, via C-section. Following the birth, the episode shows the hardships teen parenthood puts on a relationship. The couple would go on to break up. In 2013, Isaiah welcomed a son named Isidro, who is from a different relationship. Christinna welcomed her second daughter, Naomi, in March 2014, with her boyfriend, Dalonte Wallace.|
|23||17||"Kayla"||December 7, 2010|
|Kayla Jordan is a 17-year-old girl from Centre, Alabama, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, J.R. Davis. Prior to the birth, the episode follows their evolving relationship, including a surprise marriage proposal, which has the support of both their parents. Rylan Jayce Davis is born on January 19, 2010. Despite being premature, Rylan is pronounced healthy. Following his birth, the episode follows the changes in Jordan's relationships with her friends and her reluctance to move out of her parents' house, due to her dependence on them. Kayla and J.R. would eventually end their engagement. Kayla had her second son, Bryce Harper Bedwell, on July 20, 2015, with her fiancé, Zach Bedwell. J.R. is now married to Victoria Padgett and together, they welcomed their son, Jett.|
|24||18||"Megan"||December 14, 2010|
|Megan McConnell (previously Stone) is a 16-year-old girl from Ault, Colorado, who is pregnant by her 19-year-old boyfriend, Nathan Stone. Prior to the birth, the episode follows McConnell's displeasure at Stone's lack of involvement and lack of employment, as well as his obsession with video games. On January 19, 2010, McConnell gave birth to their son, Blake Ray Stone. After his birth, the episode follows McConnell's estrangement from her friends and Stone's continued lack of involvement with Megan and Blake. While McConnell and Stone did marry in 2011, they divorced later that year. Megan welcomed her second son, Silas Jude, on April 13, 2015, with her boyfriend, Chase Eubanks. Nathan has since remarried and has a second son named Nathan Jr.|
|Special 4||Special 2||"Unseen Moments — Season 2"||December 14, 2010|
|Unseen moments from the episodes Brooke, Felicia, Emily, Markai, Aubrey, Christinna, Kayla, and Megan, as well as some scenes that will be unseen from Ashley's episode, which aired the week after this episode.|
|25||19||"Ashley"||December 21, 2010|
|Ashley Salazar is a 17-year-old high school senior from McKinney, Texas. She is pregnant by her ex-boyfriend, Justin Lane, who she is no longer in contact with. Prior to the birth, the episode follows Salazar trying to reconcile her dreams of going to college in New York City to become a photojournalist with the realities of being a single teen mom. Her aunt and uncle offer to adopt the baby, but Ashley doesn't know what to do. On December 16, 2009, Salazar gives birth to her daughter, Callie Danielle Salazar. After her birth, the episode follows Salazar's indecision over whether to go through with the adoption. After a month of caring for her daughter alone, Ashley decides to go through with the adoption and gives Callie to her aunt and uncle, who live a few hours away. This is a 90 minute episode. Ashley and Justin got back together and welcomed a their son, Phoenix Roy Lane, on January 7, 2017.|
|Special 5||Special 3||"Life After Labor"||December 28, 2010|
|All the families from the second half of Season 2 meet to discuss what has changed and happened in their lives since the cameras stopped rolling. The event is hosted by Dr. Drew Pinsky.|
|Special 6||Special 4||"Where Are They Now?"||January 4, 2011|
|The episode provides updates on eight of the mothers who had appeared in earlier episodes.|
Season 3 (2011)
|Title||Original air date||U.S. viewers
|26||1||"Jordan"||April 19, 2011||2.39|
|Jordan Ward (previously Ward-Finder) is a 17-year-old from St. Louis, Missouri, who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Brian Finder. The episode focuses on the changes that the forthcoming baby makes to the relationship between Jordan and her identical twin sister, Jessica, who are very close. Noah James Finder was born on July 14, 2010. Jordan and Brian went on to marry and welcomed their second child, a daughter named Arri Monroe Finder, on November 5, 2011. As of 2016, they are divorced. As of 2017, Jordan is dating her new boyfriend Manny.|
|27||2||"Jennifer"||April 26, 2011||2.35|
Jennifer Del Rio (now Del Rio-Gutierrez) is a 16-year-old from Riverview, Florida, who is pregnant by her then-fiancé, Josh Smith. The episode focuses on the tension between Smith and Del Rio's family. Del Rio gave birth to twin boys, Joshua Devan Jr. and Noah Matthew Smith, on October 11, 2010. Following their birth, the episode focuses on the worsening relationship troubles between Del Rio and Smith, which leads to Smith getting arrested.Del Rio is now married to Luis Gutiérrez and gave birth to their son, Sebastian, on April 25, 2014.
|28||3||"Jamie"||May 3, 2011||2.29|
|Jamie McKay is a 17-year-old senior, honor student and student council member from Asheville, North Carolina who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Ryan McElrath. The episode focuses on McKay wanting her forthcoming daughter to have the traditional family she never had, and the confrontations between McElrath and McKay's mother. McKay gives birth to a daughter, Miah Christine McElrath, on October 3, 2010. Following the birth, the episode focuses on the relationship problems between McKay and McElrath, and McElrath's infidelity. They welcomed their second child, a son named Mason, on October 25, 2014. As of 2015, they have broken up.As 2017, she is dating David.|
|29||4||"Danielle"||May 10, 2011||1.45|
|Danielle Cunningham is a high school teenager from Columbus, Ohio who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Jamie Alderman. The episode focuses on Cunningham's desire to be successful as a teen mother, and hers and Alderman's financial worries. Cunningham gives birth to a son, Jamie Paul Alderman Jr. on October 8, 2010. She and Jamie welcomed their second child, a daughter named Jayleigh Rae, on June 7, 2013. Danielle and Jamie have since broken up. As of 2017, she is dating Tyler Sullivan. They are expecting a baby in August 2017.|
|30||5||"Cleondra"||May 17, 2011||1.73|
|Cleondra Wrease (née Carter) is a 17-year-old senior from Horn Lake, Mississippi who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Mario Escovedo. She already has the responsibility of taking care of her young niece Zyra almost full time. The episode focuses on disagreements on where the couple and baby should live, with the added twist that Carter and Escovedo currently live across the street from each other. Carter gives birth to a baby girl named Kylee Sue Escovedo on November 29, 2010. Mario becomes obsessed with Cleondra and Kylee moving in with him and won't help with the baby unless they stay at his home. The couple also disagree on who should be allowed to watch the child, which leads to more fights. Escovedo and Carter did eventually break up. Cleondra had her second child, a son named Adrian Eli, on July 8, 2015, with her husband Michael Wrease.|
|31||6||"Kayla"||May 24, 2011||1.96|
|Kayla Jackson is 17 years old from Mankato, Minnesota who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Mike Schwig. The episode focuses on Jackson's struggles with anorexia before, during and after the pregnancy. On November 4, 2010, Jackson gives birth to a son named Preston Michael Schwig via C-section. Jackson and Schwig have since broken up. As 2017, she is dating Matt Neyers and they welcomed their son, Cedric, on July 27, 2016.|
|32||7||"Izabella"||May 31, 2011||1.74|
|Izabella Tovar (now Rodriguez) is a 15-year-old from Draper, Utah who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Jairo Rodriguez. The episode focuses on deceptions by both Tovar and Rodriguez. Tovar kept the pregnancy from her friends until the last minute which leads to estrangement from them, and Rodriguez' lied to Tovar's family about having graduated high school. Tovar gives birth to a son, Enrique "Henry" Jairo Tovar, on September 17, 2010. She gave birth to their second child, a girl, Anastazia Emily on November 5, 2014. On May 29, 2016, Izabella and Jairo were married.|
|33||8||"Kianna"||June 7, 2011||1.82|
|Kianna Randall (now Harrington) is a 17-year-old from Fort Worth, Texas who is pregnant by her 15 year old boyfriend, Zak Hegab. The episode focuses on their debating adoption, but then deciding to keep the baby because both of them live without their biological fathers in their life. By C-section on October 17, 2010, Randall gives birth to a baby boy she names Kay'den Elijah Hegab. Randall and Hegab would go on to break up. In 2013, Randall married Eric Lee Harrington who is in jail. As 2017 , she is single.|
|34||9||"Taylor"||June 14, 2011||1.56|
|Taylor Lumas is a 15-year-old from Cincinnati, Ohio who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Nathan Bridwell. The episode focuses on Lumas' mother encouraging adoption, but Lumas and Bridwell deciding to keep the baby. Lumas gives birth to a daughter named Aubri Rose Bridwell on November 11, 2010. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Lumas' disappointment at Bridwell as a father, and Lumas subsequently questioning their relationship and her decision to forgo adoption. Lumas and Bridwell break up shortly after Aubri's birth. As of 2017, she is dating Eric.|
|Special 7||Special 1||"Unseen Moments — Season 3"||June 14, 2011||N/A|
|Dr. Drew hosts a look at the moments that were never shown with the girls from Season 3.|
|Special 8||Special 2||"Where Are They Now?"||June 19, 2011||N/A|
|An look at everything that's happened since the cameras stopped rolling on the girls from the previous season of 16 and Pregnant.|
|35||10||"Allie"||June 21, 2011||2.50|
Allison "Allie" Gerena (nee Mendoza) living in Pasadena, Texas, is pregnant by her boyfriend Joey Aranzeta. Mendoza lives with Aranzeta's mother, and the episode focuses on the mental instability of Aranzeta's mother due to drug abuse, and the threats to Mendoza as a result. Mendoza gives birth to a son, Aydenn Anthony Aranzeta, on December 17, 2010. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Aranzeta failing to live up to the responsibilities of being a parent, and Mendoza eventually ending things with him and moving out. Aranzeta is currently not involved in his son's life.As of 2015, she is married to Chris Gerena and they welcomed their son Christopher Eli Gerena Junior on September 10, 2015.
|Special 9||Special 3||"Life After Labor"||June 28, 2011||1.71|
|All the families from Season 3 of 16 and Pregnant meet to discuss what has changed and happened in their lives since the cameras stopped rolling. The event is hosted by Dr. Drew Pinsky.|
Season 4 (2012)
|Title||Original air date||U.S. viewers
|36||1||"Mackenzie"||March 27, 2012||2.07|
|Mackenzie McKee (née Douthit) is 16 years old and a cheerleader from Miami, Oklahoma who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Josh McKee. On September 12, 2011, Douthit gives birth to a baby boy, Gannon Dewayne McKee via C-section at 9 lb, 7 oz due to Douthit being diabetic. The episode focuses on the hard decisions Douthit and McKee must both make as parents, with Douthit having to give up cheerleading and McKee being pressured to give up bull riding. The couple went on to marry and welcomed their second child, a girl, named Jaxie Taylor, on February 7, 2014 via emergency C-section at 8 lb, 9 oz and their third child, a boy named Broncs Weston, on August 15, 2016 via emergency C-section at 10 lb, 1 oz. Mackenzie is a cast member on Teen Mom 3.|
|37||2||"Katie"||March 27, 2012||1.70|
Katie Yeager is from Rock Springs, Wyoming and is pregnant by her live-in boyfriend, Joey Maes. Yeager gives birth to a daughter, Molli J Maes, on August 18, 2011. The episode focuses on Yeager's and Maes' desire to have their own home, and the financial struggles that entails. While the couple got engaged after Molli's birth, they ended their relationship in 2013.
As of 2015, Joey has a son, Graedyn, from the relationship with a woman named Karrie, but he is not involved in his life. He also has another daughter, Khloe Madisyn Maes, who was born on May 10, 2015, and a son, Jax, with his fiancée, Marissa Cintron.As of 2017, Katie is dating Tyler Thayn and they are expecting a baby girl due March 15, 2017. Katie is a cast member on Teen Mom 3.
|38||3||"Briana"||April 3, 2012||1.41|
|Briana DeJesus is from Orlando, Florida and is pregnant by her ex-boyfriend, Devoin Austin II. The episode focuses on Austin who has not shown significant interest in the pregnancy. Also, there is some tension in DeJesus' house because her sister became pregnant at the same time, but got an abortion, sending the sisters down two different paths. The baby girl, Nova Star DeJesus is born on September 9, 2011. The remainder of the episode focuses on Austin's demands to be included the baby's life in spite of his unwillingness to contribute emotionally or financially. Briana is a cast member on Teen Mom 3. On January 2, 2017, Briana revealed she is expecting her second child, a girl, due in July 2017. The father is unknown, at present but they are together.|
|39||4||"Lindsey"||April 10, 2012||1.64|
Lindsey Harrison (now Nicholson) is a teenager from Reno, Nevada, is an aspiring cage fighter who had to put cage fighting on hold when she became pregnant by Forest Ponce. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on Harrison needing support from Ponce's family due to there being no room in her mother's house. On October 13, 2011, the day Lindsey's daughter, Aniyah Monroe Nicholson (previously Harrison-Ponce) is born, Lindsey and her mother have a falling out in the hospital, with her mother walking out. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Lindsey's reconciling with her mother and Ponce's unwillingness to help out financially with the baby. Ponce and Harrison have since ended their relationship.As of 2017, she is married to T.J Nicholson and he adopted Aniyah.
|40||5||"Alex"||April 17, 2012||1.44|
Alexandria "Alex" Sekella is an aspiring dancer from Allentown, Pennsylvania who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Matt McCann. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on McCann's undependability and Sekella's mother making it clear that if Sekella does not put the baby up for adoption, Sekella and the baby will have no place to live. Sekella struggles with the decision of whether to keep the baby or to allow her close friend's parents to adopt the baby and execute a very open adoption. Their daughter, Arabella "Bella" Elizabeth Sekella-McCann, is born healthy on July 18, 2011. The remainder of the episode focuses on Alex's dire financial and housing troubles due to her decision to keep the baby, and her eventual relationship problems with McCann. McCann and Sekella have since broken up, and McCann spent time in rehab for his drug addiction. As of 2017, she is dating Tim.Matt welcomed his second child, a boy, Matthew "Matty" Milton McCann Jr., on January 15, 2016, with his wife, Lekota Koch. Alex is a cast member on Teen Mom 3.
|41||6||"Jordan"||April 24, 2012||1.51|
|Jordan Howard (now Zeplin) is a teenager from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, who is pregnant by Tyler Zeplin. There is enmity prior to the birth towards Zeplin by Howard's mother, which Jordan ascribes to the Howards being black and Zeplin being white. The episode focuses on that conflict, which is seemingly resolved just prior to the birth. Chase Alexander Zeplin is born healthy on May 31, 2011. Immediately following the birth, Zeplin suddenly starts showing no interesting in Howard nor the baby, and the remainder of the episode focuses on that situation devolving. On March 7, 2014, she and Tyler welcomed a baby girl, Skylar Aris. On October 24, 2015, Jordan and Tyler were married. On February 7, 2017, the couple revealed that they are expecting their third child, due in June of 2017.|
|42||7||"Myranda"||May 1, 2012||1.06|
|Myranda Trevino (now Trevino-Kennemer) is a 17-year-old from San Augustine, Texas. She is pregnant by her boyfriend, Eric Kennemer, and they live together in a guest house on his grandmother's property. Their daughter, Kaylee Michelle Kennemer, is born on September 30, 2011, eight days early. This episode focuses on Myranda's distrust with her mother, who was an alcoholic and drug addict. Trevino and Kennemer went on to marry and they welcomed their second daughter, Ryleigh Paige on April 22, 2014.|
|43||8||"Hope"||May 8, 2012||1.32|
|Hope Harbert is a 17-year-old from Lee's Summit, Missouri. She is pregnant by her on-and-off boyfriend, Ben Lagle. The episode initially focuses on Lagle's initially wanting nothing to do with Harbert upon learning of the pregnancy. Their son, Tristan Blaise Lagle, is born healthy on August 26, 2011 via emergency C-section. After the birth, the episode focuses on Harbert's and Lagle's growing romantic relationship and Harbert's frustration at being housebound and her distance from her friends who've gone off to college. Hope and Ben are still together and they are expecting a baby girl, Meia Grace, in May 2017.|
|44||9||"Sarah"||May 15, 2012||1.39|
Sarah Roberts (now Fine) is a 17-year-old from Chickamauga, Georgia who is pregnant by her boyfriend, Blake Thomas, a high school dropout. There is consistent enmity between Roberts' mother and Thomas, which they temporarily resolve just before the birth. Tinleigh Louise Roberts, is born via C-section on June 18, 2011. Thomas' relationship with Roberts and her mother erodes quickly after the Tinleigh's birth, and the episode focuses on that tension and Thomas' lack of emotional or financial support for Roberts and the baby. He eventually moves away to work on a shrimping boat, leaving his daughter in Roberts' care and not speaking to them often.On October 1, 2013, she had a baby girl, Tessly Jordan Lucille Fine, with her boyfriend, Justin Fine. As of 2016, Sarah and Justin are married and they welcomed a baby girl, Kerrington Ray, on February 17, 2017.
|45||10||"Sabrina"||May 15, 2012||1.37|
Sabrina Solares (now Rosario) is a 16-year-old cheerleader from Los Angeles, California, pregnant by her boyfriend, Iman Williams. After getting pregnant, she moves to Franklin, Tennessee to be near her mother and the episode's focus is on Williams' promises to move to Tennessee and his lack of follow through on those promises. Due to complications, Solares is induced and Audrey Animi Solares is born on August 21, 2011 rushed to NICU, while Williams is still in California. Shortly thereafter, Williams shows up unannounced to live in Tennessee. The remainder of the episode focuses on Solares' building of her relationship with Williams while her relationship with the rest of her family suffers. Solares and Williams would go on to break up.As of 2017, she is married to Albert Rosario.
|46||11||"Devon"||May 22, 2012||1.25|
Devon Broyles is a 17-year-old high school senior from Richmond, Virginia, pregnant by her boyfriend, Colin Crowder, an Army reservist who served a tour in Iraq. At the end of an uneventful pregnancy, their son, Landon Levi Crowder, is born on November 4, 2011. The remainder of the episode focuses on their financial difficulties trying to buy their own home. Broyles and Crowder are no longer together but continue to co-parent for the sake of Landon. Colin and his new girlfriend are expecting a son in May 2017.Devon had her second child, a daughter, Layla Monroe, on July 24, 2015, with her now ex-boyfriend, Eric Robinson. As 2017, she is single.
|47||12||"Kristina"||May 29, 2012||1.50|
|Kristina Robinson (now Robinson-Head) is a rising high school senior from Waskom, Texas. She is pregnant by her boyfriend John "Todd" Hight, Jr. The episode opens with the revelation that Hight died in a drowning accident on a family outing on April 30, 2011, early in Robinson-Head's pregnancy. In that incident, Robinson-Head herself also drowned, but was saved. The episode focuses on Robinson-Head managing her resultant grief from the tragedy, as well as having to work through the grief of those around her who were also affected. She also has to deal with the complications of early labor. Their son, Lukas Todd Hight, is born on September 26, 2011, two months early. After staying in the hospital for weeks, they finally bring Lukas home and Kristina adjusts to being a single teen mother. Shortly after filming stopped, Kristina met and married T.J. Head. They welcomed sons, Tommie Joseph Head, on January 9, 2013 and Layton Jax Head on February 12, 2014.|
|Special 10||Special 1||"Life After Labor Finale Special"||June 5, 2012||1.04|
|The cast from 16 and Pregnant share the stage and update Dr. Drew on their heartbreaks, their challenges, and their triumphs over the past year. From explosive confrontations with teen dads to surprise engagements, this emotional finale delves into the issues pregnant teens face.|
|Special 11||Special 2||"Where Are They Now?"||September 8, 2013||0.60|
|Myranda, Sabrina, Sarah, Lindsey, Hope, Devon, Jordan, and Kristina catch up on where they're at today and reveal the changes in their lives.|
Season 5 (2014)
|Title||Original air date||U.S. viewers
|48||1||"Maddy"||April 14, 2014||N/A|
|Maddy Godsey is a rising high school junior from Tinley Park, Illinois who got pregnant after a one-night stand by Cody Jensen. Prior to the birth, due to Godsey's mother's statement that she will only allow Godsey to stay in the house for a month after the baby is born, the episode focuses on Godsey's decision as to whether she will live with Jensen and his family or to move an hour away to live with her father. Initially, she decides that she will live with Jensen's family. Their daughter, Aubrey Lynn Godsey, is born healthy on October 20, 2013 and weighs 8 lb, 3 oz. Jensen is no help to Godsey in the hospital following the birth, and in the first three weeks of Aubrey being home, Jensen only comes to see his daughter once. As a result, Godsey decides to move to her dad's house rather than live with Jensen and his family. Cody is not currently involved in his daughter's life and he also has a son from another relationship, who was born two months before Aubrey. As of 2017, she is single.|
|49||2||"Autumn"||April 21, 2014||1.21|
|Autumn Crittendon is a 16-year-old high school sophomore from Richmond, Virginia who is pregnant by boyfriend Dustin Franklin. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on Autumn's concerns over the maturity of Dustin and his possible lack of fitness as a father, given that he is jobless and a regular marijuana smoker. Things come to a head when Dustin states that he will not give up marijuana when the baby is born, creating a scene in a restaurant. In spite of that, he does get a job and pass a home drug test before the baby is born. Drake LeSeuer Franklin is born healthy on December 17, 2013 and weighs 7 lb, 5 oz. After the birth, the episode focuses on Autumn's frustration at the complete lack of financial or logistical support for the baby by Dustin. This eventually leads to Autumn going to court to get child support from Dustin for Drake. As of 2017 they are together. |
|50||3||"Millina"||April 28, 2014||1.13|
|Millina Kacmar is a 17-year-old high school dropout from Harrison Township, Michigan who is pregnant by her boyfriend Trevor Davis. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on Millina's trust issues with the various people in her life. While Millina has a good relationship with Trevor, Millina's mother is in jail on drug charges, her father is flaky, and Trevor’s mother has significant anger management issues. Kayden James Michael Davis is born healthy on December 7, 2013 at 7 lb, 13 oz. After the birth, the episode focuses on Millina's growing estrangement with Trevor as he begins to side with his mother against Millina. Trevor and Millina are no longer a couple and, as of 2017, she is engaged to Dylan. The couple were expecting a baby; however, she miscarried.|
|51||4||"Arianna"||May 5, 2014||1.38|
|Arianna Hazel is a high school senior from Smyrna, Georgia who is pregnant by her ex-boyfriend Maurice. Prior to the baby's birth, the episode focuses on Arianna's ongoing frustration with Maurice's total lack of financial or emotional support through the pregnancy. Aiden Connor is born healthy on November 16, 2013, weighing 6 lb, 2 oz. Maurice is in the delivery room for the birth and things initially go well, but an argument ensues about Maurice's lack of ongoing support, leading to Arianna throwing Maurice out of her hospital room. The rest of the episode focuses on Maurice's lack of financial or emotional support, with him starting to provide some support towards the end of the episode. Maurice is currently involved in his son's life. As of 2017, she is single.|
|52||5||"Summer"||May 12, 2014||1.06|
|Summer James (now Rewis) is a high school student from Collins, Georgia who is pregnant by her boyfriend of three years, Daniel James "D.J." Rewis. Summer lives with D.J.'s parents and has a good relationship with them and D.J. However, Summer's mother has struggled with addiction throughout Summer's entire life and has not been there to raise Summer or her three half-sisters. Their son, Peyton Daniel Rewis, is born on October 28, 2013, and weighs 7 lb, 8 oz. The remainder of the episode focuses on Summer deciding to get her GED rather than go back to high school and her mother's continuing addiction and legal troubles. Summer and D.J. married prior to Peyton's birth. The couple welcomed their second son, Connor Mace, on June 7, 2016.|
|53||6||"Karley"||May 19, 2014||0.95|
|Karley Shipley (née Deatherage) is a 17 year-old, straight-A student from Tooele, Utah who is expecting twins with Tony Shipley, a high school dropout. Following finding out she was pregnant with twins, Karley and Tony got married, and Tony moved in with Karley and her parents to provide a family upbringing for the forthcoming twins. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on how unhappy Tony is about living Karley's family's home, and how he would rather he and Karley are living on their own. Karley goes into labor prematurely, and gives birth to daughters Amariah Dawn and Amayah Lynn Shipley on November 14, 2013, respectively weighing 4 lb, 14 oz, and 5 lb, 9 oz. Three weeks after the twins' birth, things start to unravel when, despite Karley's objections, Tony buys a second-hand truck that cannot be used as a family vehicle. This leads to Tony and Karley's mother getting into a screaming match which results in Tony storming out and going back to his parents' house. The episode concludes with Tony returning to Karley the next day and putting the truck up for sale. As of 2017, they have broken up and she is single.|
|54||7||"Aleah"||May 26, 2014||0.79|
|Aleah Lebeouf is an 18-year-old from the Saint Louis area. She is pregnant by Shawn Burke, her boyfriend of two years that she met in juvenile detention. Shawn has custody of a young son, Noah, by another woman. Prior to the birth Aleah is surrounded only by supportive people including Shawn, her family, and Shawn's family. The focus is on Aleah's trying to manage the effect her Type 1 diabetes has on her pregnancy, along with hers and Shawn's inability to afford a place of their own due to all of his speeding tickets. Their daughter Peyton Reianne Burke, is born on December 13, 2013, weighing 7 lb, 8 oz. Initially, Peyton has breathing difficulties which cause her to spend time in the NICU, but she goes home healthy when she is three days old. Three weeks after the birth, Aleah and Shawn have a major falling out when Shawn gets another speeding ticket. The episode closes with their efforts to keep their relationship together and become financially stable. As of 2017, she is dating someone.|
|55||8||"Jazmin"||June 2, 2014||1.16|
|Jazmin Young is a 17-year-old high school senior from Raytown MO. She is pregnant by her boyfriend of nearly a year, Dell, who lives a block away. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on Dell's chafing at the household rules set by Jazmin's parents, which include Jazmin and Dell not being allowed to be together unchaperoned in the house, and him having to leave by 10:00 pm. The episode also focuses on Jazmin's unpreparedness for the level of commitment that caring for a newborn will require. Laila Aubrielle is born healthy on October 17, 2013, weighing 6 lb, 13.5 oz. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Jazmin's challenges caring for a newborn, and Dell's frustration at the continued house rules which, combined with his limited free time due to his job, limit his access to his daughter. As of 2017, Jazmin is dating Trivel.|
|56||9||"Savon"||June 9, 2014||1.34|
|Savon Looney is a high school junior from Marietta, Georgia. She is pregnant by a hook up with a man named Eli, who has children by other women and who she is no longer in contact with. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on Savon's relationship with her boyfriend, Mauwi. Although Savon and Mauwi are a committed couple, there is no physical intimacy due to Savon's lack of comfort getting intimate with Mauwi when she is pregnant with someone else's baby. Eden Lavon Looney, is born healthy on February 13, 2014, weighing 7 lb, 5 oz. Following the birth the episode focuses on Mauwi's mounting frustration with his lack of intimacy with Savon. Mauwi and Savon have since broken up, and Savon is a single mother to her son. As of 2017, she is single.|
|57||10||"Jordan"||June 9, 2014||1.28|
|Jordan Cashmyer is from the Baltimore area, and she is pregnant by her boyfriend Derek Taylor. Jordan was kicked out by her parents after she became pregnant by Derek and refused to stop seeing him. Prior to the birth, the episode focuses on Jordan's and Derek's challenges of effectively being homeless because Derek is not interested in getting a job and they have no local relatives to take them in. Genevieve "Evie" Shae Taylor, is born on March 7, 2014, weighing 7 lb, 5 oz. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Derek's continued lack of interest in working, leading to Jordan's and Derek's ongoing financial struggles and continued homelessness. Jordan and Derek later broke up and Jordan's parents were mainly raising Genevieve with Derek's help. Jordan was not initially involved in her daughter's upbringing but she is as of 2015. As of 2017, she is single. Cashmyer is in rehab.|
|58||11||"Courtney"||June 16, 2014||0.92|
|Courtney Ames is a 17-year-old high school senior from Woodland Park, Colorado who is pregnant by her boyfriend Scott. Since getting pregnant, Courtney has decided to be abstinent moving forward until marriage due to her religious convictions, which puts a strain on her committed relationship with Scott. Also, Courtney was born with a cleft lip and cleft palate, which required seven surgeries to correct. Her concerns about their forthcoming baby also having the same issues are confirmed with sonograms. Courtney moves in with Scott before the birth in order to provide the baby a stable family environment, but she insists on sleeping in separate bedrooms in order to stay abstinent, leading to further strain on the relationship. Dayton Cash is born on December 15, 2013, weighing 7 lb. He has a minor cleft lip that will likely be correctable with one surgery, and is otherwise healthy. In the weeks following the birth, the episode focuses on the stresses to Courtney's and Scott's relationship over unequal divisions of household labor and Courtney's continued commitment to her renewed purity pledge. Courtney and Scott have since broken up. As of 2017, she is single.|
|59||12||"Savannah"||June 16, 2014||0.92|
|Savannah Mooney is a 17-year-old high school student from Jefferson City, Missouri. She is pregnant by Stone Nesmith, her ex-boyfriend. Savannah's mother is an alcoholic, and Stone's issues with Savannah's mother are a primary reason that Savannah and Stone broke up. Prior to the birth, Savannah struggles with her mother's alcoholism and with how she is going to co-parent with Stone in spite of them no longer being a couple. Rowan James is born healthy on February 27, 2014, weighing 7 lb, 5 oz. Following the birth, the episode focuses on Savannah's continuing struggle with her mother's alcoholism. Stone is currently not part of his son's life and Savannah is raising Rowan with her mother's help. As of 2017, she is single. Savannah had her second son, Samuel "Sam" Joseph, on June 6, 2016, with her ex-boyfriend Malcolm, and she chose for him to be adopted.|
|60||13||"Life After Labor Finale Special"||July 1, 2014||0.93|
|All twelve moms and thirteen children from Season 5 appear with Dr. Drew to discuss their struggles and provide updates on their lives and relationships.|
|61||14||"Unseen Moments"||July 1, 2014||N/A|
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