Critical reception for the season was positive, and ratings increased from the third season.The series drew in an average of 17.9 million viewers per episode during the 2007-08 American television season, becoming the sixth most-watched program of the year and the most-watched scripted program for the first time.The couple struggled to make things work after Felicia admitted to cheating on Alex shortly after their daughter was born. Alex and his new girlfriend welcomed a son together, but their relationship didn't really work out either, and he returned to Felicia and Genesis.Felicia then kept this cycle of pregnancies going, and became pregnant with the couple's second child - another daughter which they named Giselle. Alex and Felicia's relationship has ended once again, and rumor has it that Alex got someone else pregnant.It featured story lines from 9 girls in a variety of different situations. Actually - filming for Teen Mom 2 began before the second half of the season was even over. Brooke Smitherman Brooke and boyfriend Cody welcomed their son Brody shortly after their marriage on their episode of 16 & Pregnant.Brooke and Cody's episode featured a struggle to graduate high school and move out on their own.
While we can't officially confirm or deny these accounts, we do know that Brooke and her family are primarily raising her two children, while Cody is reportedly not around very much. Felicia Cooke Felicia and boyfriend Alex Gutierrez welcomed their daughter Genesis back in 2010.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.She later had a heroin addiction, and ended up marrying a guy named Courtland Rogers.Courtland and Jenelle later divorced, and Jenelle found love in Nathan Griffith. They later became engaged, but a domestic violence charge separated the two briefly.