The ViewPoint

Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Oh great, more from “Kate Plus 8.”

Kate Gosselin is set to star on a new TLC reality series, “Kate Plus Date,” that centers on her search to find love eight years after her divorce, People reported.

“I’m nervous, I’m excited, and I’m forcing myself to do this,” Gosselin told the magazine.

Gosselin rose to fame over a decade ago on the TLC series “Jon and Kate Plus 8,” which chronicled her and her former husband Jon’s lives as they parented eight children. The series was rebranded as “Kate Plus 8” in 2010 after Gosselin, 43, split from her husband.

Gosselin first gave birth to twins Cara and Mady in 2000 and had sextuplets in 2004. Her oldest kids celebrate their 18th birthdays in October, and the reality star says her children growing up inspired her to do the new series, which premieres sometime this fall.

“As we’re talking about Mady and Cara going off to college which is becoming more and more of a reality, it’s gonna happen, it almost became like a worry for them, too, like ‘Mommy, you’re gonna be all alone soon,’” Gosselin told People.

“Now that they’re older and talking about dating and how they’re all gonna get married someday … it became apparent: they want someone for me,” she explained. “They want me to have somebody in my life.”

The original “Jon and Kate Plus 8” was a revelation when it first premiered in 2007, but interest waned toward the end of the show’s initial run. The series went on a lengthy break in 2011 but returned for a new season in 2015, with several new episodes airing in 2016 and 2017 as well.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

    Business

    Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce forms Cadet Club to foster student engagement with the local community

  • Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

    Campus

    Northeast holds etiquette dinner

  • Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

    Campus

    Northeast Phi Beta Lambda students attend Fall Leadership Conference in Omaha

  • Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

    Campus

    Did you vote?

  • Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

    Activities

    Digital Cinema students are slowing things down

  • Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

    Campus

    Northeast club offers understanding of the Catholic faith

  • Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

    Campus

    A look into the Halloween dance

  • Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’

    Campus

    Galterio named First Team All-Region; three others earn All-Region status

  • Campus

    Monday Night at the Movies

  • Campus

    The Media Arts Program at Northeast Community College

No announcement available or all announcement expired.
The official student newspaper of Northeast Community College.
Kate Gosselin to search for love on new series ‘Kate Plus Date’