E! expands Kardashian universe with 'Rob and Chyna' spinoff

Blac Chyna Takes a Mini Maternity Leave
Blac Chyna Takes a Mini Maternity Leave


E! is adding another Keeping Up With the Kardashians spinoff to its lineup.

The network has ordered a series centered on Rob Kardashian and his fiance Blac Chyna to series, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Tentatively titled Rob & Chyna, the series will offer a look inside the couple's relationship in the wake of their recent engagement and pregnancy announcement. Six hourlong episodes have been ordered, in addition to a special celebrating the forthcoming new arrival. The series is slated to debut later this year.

"Very few love stories have created as much pop culture buzz as Rob and Chyna's, and we are thrilled to see Rob in such a happy place," E! exec vp, original programming and development, said. "We are excited to share the next chapter in their relationship."

Like the many other Kardashian-centered series at E!, the show will be produced by Ryan Seacrest Productions and Bunim/Murray Productions. Ryan Seacrest, Gil Goldschein, Jeff Jenkins, Farnaz Farjam and Ailee O'Neill will serve as executive producers along with Kris Jenner. Kardashian and Chyna are co-executive producers.

Keeping Up With the Kardashians has continued to pull in strong numbers for the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment network.

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