Mackenzie McKee BLASTS MTV: They Didn’t Like That My Mom has Cancer! | Wireler
As you have possible heard by now, two new faces will likely be becoming a member of the forged of Teen Mom OG this season.
Cheyenne Floyd and Bristol Palin will each be showing as regulars when the present’s eighth season premieres on October 1 — and the response from followers has been blended, at finest.
While producers all the time deliberate to interchange Farrah Abraham, who was fired because of misconduct points final 12 months, it was extensively assumed that they might forged somebody with earlier expertise as a member of the Teen Mom/16 and Pregnant franchise.
Instead, producers pulled expertise from the political enviornment (Palin) and from elsewhere on the MTV lineup (The Challenge star Floyd, who — it must be famous — by no means had a toddler till she was in her twenties).
The casting information got here as a shock to many followers, notably because it was extensively assumed that former Teen Mom three star Mackenzie McKee was a shoe-in for the place.
McKee had already been handed over as soon as, when producers determined to forged Briana DeJesus on Teen Mom 2.
Many felt that McKee deserved the job, and when an MTV digicam crew was despatched to McKee’s dwelling earlier this 12 months, it was anticipated that an official announcement that she had joined the forged was imminent.
However, we now know that the community was merely filming scenes for a “where are they now?” particular that is set to air subsequent week.
On Instagram, McKee hinted that she was lower than thrilled by the choice, writing:
“I’ve been done real dirty this year, let’s just say that…”
In the previous, followers have accused Mackenzie of throwing shade at Cheyenne because of feedback she’s made on social media.
But right this moment, McKee is making it clear that her beef is just not with Cheyenne or Bristol, however with MTV.
“It’s obvious what is going on right now and that’s okay,” McKee just lately informed Radar Online.
“I have nothing bad to say about anyone. I am extremely happy for all the girls,” she added.
“These girls all have a great opportunity and I hope they use it in a positive way.”
But whereas she clearly needs nothing however one of the best for the women of Teen Mom OG, McKee clearly (and rightly) believes that she was unjustly handed over for a spot on the present.
“Many out there have loved ones who are dealing with cancer and through my mom, I wanted to encourage those people to go out and live your best life, even if you’re told you have 4-12 months,” McKee just lately wrote on Instagram.
“Some method, someway, I’ll ensure that she would not depart this earth with out inspiring the world.
“Unfortunately, it is simply not a narrative MTV was excited by.”
McKee provides that she would have preferred to share her story as a “suicide try survivor” and hopes that she’ll be capable of discover one other platform on which to take action.