UPDATED with TLC statement:
“Effective immediately, TLC has pulled all episodes of 19 Kids and Counting currently from the air. We are deeply saddened and troubled by this heartbreaking situation, and our thoughts and prayers are with the family and victims at this difficult time.”
TLC has taken a significant step towards officially cancelling 19 Kids and Counting.
The network has responded to Josh Duggar‘s confession of sexual abuse by yanking all episodes of the series from its schedule.
Sources closes to the situation tell TMZ that the fate of the show is currently ‘uncertain’, but due to the fallout from Josh Duggar‘s molestation confession the network had to act.
Additionally, a rep for General Mills informs the site that the company has removed the show from its advertising schedule.
TLC has yet to make a definitive long-term decision, but the move is an ominous sign and the Cancellation Reaper is sharpening his blade with anticipation.
Stay tuned as we continue to monitor 19KAC‘s cancel/renew status.