Season 8
Teen Mom 2 season 8 Amazon cover
Seasonal Information
No. of Episodes: 32
No. of Specials: 20
Originally Aired: July 17, 2017 –
August 6, 2018
Premiere: "And Then They Were Five"
Finale: "Reunion: Behind The
Cast: Jenelle Eason
Chelsea DeBoer
Kailyn Lowry
Leah Messer
Briana DeJesus
Season Chronology
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The eighth season of Teen Mom 2 began airing on MTV on July 17, 2017 and conluded on August 6, 2018. Before the season began, a special titled The New Mom aired on July 3, 2017, 2 weeks before the season premiere. On October 11, 2017, MTV has extended season 8 to include a "B" season.[1]

On June 22, 2018, the series was renewed for a ninth season.[2]

Production timeline

  • Leah receives a acceptance letter to West Virginia State University on November 22, 2016.[3]
  • The divorce between Kailyn and Javi was finalized on December 5, 2016.
  • Jenelle gives birth to Ensley Eason on January 24, 2017.
  • Chelsea gives birth to Watson DeBoer on January 25, 2017.
  • On March 23, 2017, It was announced that Briana DeJesus will join Teen Mom 2.[4]
  • Kailyn graduates college with a bachelors degree on May 13, 2017.[5]
  • Briana gives birth to Stella DeJesus on July 2, 2017.
  • Kailyn gives birth to Lux Lowry on August 5, 2017.
  • Jenelle and David got married on September 23, 2017.
  • Chelsea and Cole celebrated their second wedding ceremony on October 7, 2017.
  • Filming the 8A reunion took place in the weekend of October 20, 2017.[6]
  • MTV fires David Eason following his homophobic tweets on February 20, 2018.[7]
  • Kailyn and Leah’s Hawaii vacation occurred from March 4–10, 2018.
  • Jenelle’s road rage incident occurred on April 26, 2018.[8]
  • Filming the 8B reunion, Unseen Moments and Ask the Moms specials took place in the weekend of May 18–20, 2018.[9]




Jenelle’s segment:

Chelsea’s segment:

Kailyn’s segment:

Leah’s segment:

Briana’s segment:

Multi segments:

Crew members:


No. in series No. in season Image Title Original air date U.S. viewers
111 1 TM2 8x01 And Then They Were Five July 17, 2017 1.49
TM2’s newest mom, Briana, reunites with an old friend but grapples with an unplanned pregnancy. A sudden move tests Jenelle and David's relationship. Kailyn and Javi finalize their divorce while Leah begins an exciting new chapter.
112 2 Down That Route July 24, 2017 1.34
113 3 Low Key July 31, 2017 1.58
114 4 Surprise! July 31, 2017 0.94
115 5 Lips Don't Lie August 7, 2017 1.41
116 6 Unfinished Sentences August 14, 2017 1.33
117 7 Motherducker August 21, 2017 1.36
118 8 On the Hunt August 28, 2017 1.29
119 9 Playing Family Picnic September 4, 2017 1.31
120 10 Welcome to a Puerto Rican Baby Shower September 11, 2017 1.35
121 11 Swiping and Griping September 18, 2017 1.30
122 12 Somewhere Else September 20, 2017 1.00
123 13 Winter in Summer October 2, 2017 1.21
124 14 Oh, the Places You'll Go October 9, 2017 1.05
125 15 Love You, Mean It October 16, 2017 1.23
126 16 Emotional Roller Coaster October 23, 2017 TBA
127 17 In Sod We Trust October 30, 2017 TBA
128 18 The Ties That Bind November 6, 2017 TBA
129 19 Not to Stir the Pot, But.. May 7, 2018 TBA
130 20 Drama's for Nerds, Pt. 1 May 14, 2018 TBA
131 21 Drama's for Nerds, Pt. 2: Hallway to Hell May 21, 2018 TBA
132 22 The Hangover May 28, 2018 TBA
133 23 Bitter Baby Mama June 4, 2018 TBA
134 24 Unicorn Poop June 11, 2018 TBA
135 25 Quicksand June 18, 2018 TBA
136 26 Access Issues June 25, 2018 TBA
137 27 Thirsty July 2, 2018 TBA
138 28 Forgot About Dre July 9, 2018 TBA
139 29 Trouble In Paradise July 16, 2018 TBA
140 30 Road Rage July 23, 2018 TBA
141 31 On The Mend July 30, 2018 TBA
142 32 Reunion: Behind The Screams August 6, 2018 TBA


No. in series No. in season Image Title Original air date U.S. viewers
TBA 1 TM2S8S The New Mom The New Mom July 3, 2017
Meet Teen Mom 2’s new mom, Briana, as she takes us back in time for the heart-wrenching and sometimes funny journey she went through during her teenage years when she was pregnant with her daughter Nova and became a teen mom.
TBA 2 TM2S8S Being Nathan Being Nathan September 27, 2017
After multiple arrests and bad break-ups, Nathan moves back in with his mom to pursue a career in bodybuilding, while attempting to date again. But a pending court case with possible jail time puts Nathan's goals in jeopardy.
TBA 3 TM2S8S Being Vee Being Vee October 4, 2017
With her family, friends, and work all in New Jersey, Vee struggles to adjust to life in Delaware and plan her wedding back home while weighing a real estate gamble Jo wants to make.
TBA 4 TM2S8S Most Memorable Meltdowns Most Memorable Meltdowns October 18, 2017
From screaming toddlers to baby daddy blow outs, we look back at when the TM2 cast couldn’t keep it together and had an epic meltdown.
TBA 5 TM2S8S Reunion Madness Part 2 Reunion Madness Part 2 October 23, 2017
Part 2 of a look back at the biggest and most dramatic moments from past Teen Mom 2 reunions.
TBA 6 TM2S8S Jenelle vs Barb Jenelle vs. Barb October 25, 2017
A look back the most explosive fights from mother daughter duo, Jenelle and Barb, since 16 and Pregnant.
TBA 7 TM2S8S Law and Disorder Law and Disorder November 1, 2017
Take a look back at the Teen Mom 2 moms' various battles with the legal system.
TBA 8 TM2S8S Dr Drew S8AP1 Season 8 Finale Special - Check Up With Dr. Drew Part 1 November 13, 2017
In part one of the explosive two-part reunion, Chelsea, Leah, Kailyn, Jenelle, and Briana join Dr. Drew to discuss the highs and lows of this past season.
TBA 9 TM2S8S Dr Drew S8AP2 Season 8 Finale Special - Check Up With Dr. Drew Part 2 November 20, 2017
The explosive two-part reunion continues. Chelsea, Leah, Kailyn, Jenelle, and Briana join Dr. Drew to discuss the highs and lows of this past season.
TBA 10 TM2S8S UM 8A Season 8 Unseen Moments November 20, 2017
Jenelle, Kailyn, Chelsea, Leah and Briana join Nessa to react to a collection of hilarious and intense never-before-seen clips from "Teen Mom 2.”
TBA 11 TM2S8S Ex Files Jenelle, The Ex Files December 11, 2017
It’s the return of the exes as newlywed Jenelle and her former flames unlock the filing cabinet to revisit some of the biggest moments from their tumultuous relationships.
TBA 12 TM2S8S Chelsea and Cole Chelsea & Cole, A Love Story December 20, 2017
Take a walk down memory lane with Chelsea, Cole, their family and friends as we get a behind the scenes look at their relationship from the very first moment they saw each other.
TBA 13 TM2S8S BBTSM Biggest Behind the Scene Moments February 5, 2018
The loudest moments from “Behind the Scenes”, including unaired footage from this past season and reunion. PLUS, never before aired cute kid moments — including Watson and Lux meeting for the first time.
TBA 14 TM2S8S Being Javi Being Javi February 13, 2018
Javi is balancing being a single dad half the time and deciding if he’s ready to start dating again. Not sure if he'll be deployed again, he throws himself into a crossfit competition while trying to build a happy life without Kailyn.
TBA 15 TM2S8S Being Brittany Being Brittany March 5, 2018
Brittany is the older sister of Briana from Teen Mom 2. She is outspoken and does what she wants. Now Brittany has to decide between following her dream of moving to Seattle versus staying home to care for her young nieces and sick mom.
TBA 16 TM2S8S Reunion P1 Reunion: Part 1 August 13, 2018
Dr. Drew and Nessa discuss this season’s biggest moments with the cast, including Kailyn and Briana’s explosive fight and DeVoin’s shortcomings as a co-parent.
TBA 17 TM2S8S Reunion P2 Reunion: Part 2 August 27, 2018
Dr. Drew and Nessa chat with the cast about this season's biggest moments, including Javi's role in the drama between Briana and Kailyn and Jenelle's road rage incident.
TBA 18 TM2S8S 8BUM Season 8 Unseen Moments September 3, 2018
Following Kailyn and Briana's reunion blowout, Dr. Drew catches up with Barbara and Kail to watch never-before-seen moments from this season.
TBA 19 TM2S8S KBBU Kailyn’s Biggest Blow-Ups September 5, 2018
Kailyn gets candid as she sits down with Nessa to look back at intense moments through the years, including fights with her mom, Jo and Javi.
TBA 20 TM2S8S SR Secrets Revealed September 12, 2018
Nessa hosts as Briana, Chelsea, Jenelle, Kailyn and Leah reveal secrets and lies, share never-before-seen footage and clear up crazy rumors about their personal lives.