The Kardashian clan is in for a major payday! The family has just reportedly signed a new deal worth $100 Million for 4 more seasons of their hit show, ‘KUWTK’ and it’s spin-offs including ‘Kourtney & Khloe Take The Hamptons.’
Kris Jenner, 59, just earned the titled of best momager ever! The Kardashian matriarch just reportedly signed a record-breaking $100 million contract with E! to keep Keeping Up With The Kardashians on air for four more seasons. However, the deal allegedly does not include Bruce Jenner, 65, who will be leaving after the series tenth season, but has his own series documenting his gender transition in the works.
‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’: Deal For $100 Million Made For 4 More Seasons
Kim, Kourtney, Khloe, Kendall and Kylie aren’t going anywhere! Kris signed a brand new contract with E! that will keep her family on the air for four more seasons for a whopping $100 million, Page Six reports.
The deal also covers the shows spinoffs including the wildly successful, “Kourtney and Khloé Take the Hamptons,” with the deal E! executives are also reportedly hoping that future digital projects will come from the massive deal.
“You’ll be seeing a lot more of the Kardashian family,” a source told the publication. “This is a huge deal, which will see their involvement with the network and its digital properties expand well into the future.”
Update: Deadline has also reported that the Kardashian clan has in fact closed on the three year deal, but that is may not be for that huge $100 million price tag that has been reported “Reports the deal also includes not just the mothership show but also the various and sundry Kardashian spinoffs, red-carpet hosting appearances, trophy-show fashion post-mortems, etc., and a possible YouTube channel are, according to our sources, “grossly inaccurate.”
Bruce Jenner & Kanye West — Reportedly Not Included In Deal
However, not every member of the family will be included in the deal. Bruce is leaving after the upcoming tenth season, and Kim’s hubby, Kanye West is reported to not be included however he will continue to appear on KUWTK.
This deal is also working in favor of the youngest members of the family, Kendall and Kylie. The budding stars in the modeling and acting world are reportedly being eyed for future projects with the brand.
It was rumored that the family would all be leaving the long running show behind, but Us Weekly reports that Kris was just playing hardball with the network — and clearly it worked.
“This has been in the works for almost a year. Kris is a fierce negotiator,” a source told the publication. “They were not planning on leaving E!, but she was playing major hardball and threatening to leave. E! needs them.”
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— Caitlin Beck